Quirky Characters by Helena Frank

Illustration // Sunday, April 14, 2013
Illustrator and animation director Helena Frank is based in Copenhagen where she does animated films, illustrations and music videos. Awarded Best Danish Animation Talent 2010, Frank was educated at Konstfack and the National Film School of Denmark. Creating cute and quirky drawings with a sense of humor...  

Hermes' Only American Scarf Designer, Kermit Oliver

Illustration // Saturday, April 13, 2013
Legendary French designer Hermes is known for his highly expensive, luxurious silk scarves--each hand tailored and carefully commissioned by the designer. These scarves are each around $400, and Hermes has produced more than 2,000 designs over the years, working with numerous artists to achieve signature precision and beauty. Kermit Oliver is the only American designer to ever work for Hermes.

Witty Illustrations by El Neoray

Illustration // Friday, April 12, 2013
Young El Neoray is an outspoken illustrator from Belgium who loves sex, drugs and flowers so much, he created a zine about them with Rein Vyncke named Ginozine. Always adding humor into his work El Neoray plays on imagination and reality, adding absurd situations within his characters and witty lines...

Tatiana Suarez and Her Surreal Sirens

Erotica // Friday, April 12, 2013
Born in 1983, Tatiana Suarez is a Brooklyn-based Miami native. Her charming and distinctive style encapsulates a bewitching and surreal world, rich with symbols that stem from her Brazilian and El Salvadorian heritage. Appearing as if frozen underwater in lovely stillness, Suarez's doe-eyed figures are childlike yet brimming with sexuality, their beauty presented concurrently with exotic, even creepy, flora and fauna to create enchanted narratives.

New Work by Seaungyea Park (aka Spunky zoe)

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 12, 2013
Being big fans, we have posted the work of Seungyea Park (aka Spunky Zoe) before. Born and raised in Seol, Korea, Park addresses the topic of 'Monstrousness' caused by fear in our inner world. She says, "Monsters are everywhere. At the moment 'I' within me faces the 'I' outside of me they try to avoid, conceal, and deny each other, considering the other a monster."

Ultraviolet Characters by Emmanulle Walker

Illustration // Friday, April 12, 2013
Emmanuelle Walker is an illustrator and animator from Montrel, graduating from one of the top universities for animation; Gobelins School of the Image in Paris. creating clients such as Disney, Wizz Design and Mother New York, Walker gives a sense of joy to her viewers with her cheerful characters and simple shapes...   

Pencil Lines by Lee Misenheimer

Illustration // Friday, April 12, 2013
Graduating from East Carolina University Lee Misenheimer lost desire to draw, "...A pretty hefty creative depression" as he calls it. Becoming inspired by Japanese art Misenheimer found his signature style, thick line work and flowing, natural movement across his pieces, "As far as drawing goes, I definitely have some sort of repetitive line syndrome...   

Adventurous Creations by Pat Perry

Illustration // Friday, April 12, 2013
Michigan artist Pat Perry is a versitile and brilliant artist who contributes his talent to art projects such as the Beehive Design Collective. Being a group of activists he illustrates visual narratives to tell stories of globalization, climate change and social injustice to educate. Speaking through his artwork Perry diligently explores with painting...   

Andres Guzman's Grimy Lines

Illustration // Thursday, April 11, 2013
Andres Guzman's illustrations are grimy, graphic and endlessly fun to look at. Guzman spent most of his youth in Denver, Colorado but is originally from Lima, Peru. Guzman studied illustration at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Guzman calls himself a "creature of the night," and enjoys "eating large quantities of food whenever possible." Guzman translates the world around him into dynamic, raging forms of line and color, drawing influences from graffiti, cartoons and cinema.   

Ali Gulec's Skulls

Illustration // Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Ali Gulec draws a lot of skulls. His quirky illustrations span a wide range of styles and concepts, and he is constantly pushing his work to new levels of quirkiness. These skulls make up an impressive collection of experiments, each one an awesome take on the ubiquitous symbol of death. Ali Gulec makes illustrations for worldwide textile brands and many Turkish advertisement agencies. Fresh and unapologetic, his work is appealing to all.   


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