Illustrations by Trevor Ede

Illustration // Monday, March 25, 2013
English designer and art director Trevor Ede illustrates with a variety of styles, combining line work with textures and hand-lettering. Ede creates creatures and mystical characters inspired by Mexican culture, children illustrations and 60's graphic design. Having illustrated for clients such as Gap, Cascaid and Penguin Books, Ede now designs apparel and art prints for his own creative company, Farnell...

Daehyun Kim for Juxtapoz

Juxtapoz // Sunday, March 24, 2013
For the March 2013 issue, we asked South Korea-born, Vienna-based artist, Daehyum Kim to create an original illustration for the magazine. What we got was this stunning, highly-detailed, meditative piece from the artist, entitled Moon I See, that exemplifies everything we love about the artist. Check the detailed shots... 

Paintings by Jared Flaming

Illustration // Sunday, March 24, 2013
Jared Flaming’s new series of paintings flows from an intelligent rhythm deeply ingrained below the surface. He composes distinctly lyrical compositions that do not overpower stylistic differences, but instead lucidly consolidate all of its elements. Paint strokes are deceptive; what appears as enlarged single strokes are in fact illusionistic renderings of outsized scale. Flaming demonstrates classical representation; illustrating  a turning point with fresh use of symbolisms that summons the smartest elements of Pop, Renaissance, and classical mythology...  

The Illustrated Train by Bee Johnson

Illustration // Sunday, March 24, 2013
Starting out working in traditional media such as paint and charcoal, Bee Johnson has become a master of digital illustration. Creating surfaces and textures for her art by gathering parts of her old paintings and prints to scan them for new compositions. Johnson has designed and illustrated for fashion, editorial and advertising. Featuring in 3x3 Magazine, Creative Quarterly and Applied Arts...  

Dewey Guyen's Illustrated Oddities

Illustration // Saturday, March 23, 2013
Dewey Guyen is an autodidact illustrator and comic book artist. He was born April 17th, 1992 in a refugee camp in Galang, Indonesia. Growing up in Sherbrooke city, he started to collaborate in international fanzines and collectives at the age of 11, published by Le Dernier Cri, SSE Project, Kuš! and United Dead Artists. He was influenced at a very young age by the grimy, misshapen forms of cartoon characteres "Ren and Stimpy"--he liked them because they were "weird and dark and absurd." Dewey quit art school after a semester, saying, "I'd rather learn by myself."

Matt Furie's Creatures

Illustration // Friday, March 22, 2013
Currently living in San Francisco, Columbus, Ohio native Matt Furie was born in 1979. Matt's illustrations are a mix of child-like enchantment and momentary adult situations, inspired by cartoon characters. He is known for combining traditional with modern illustration, and was awarded for his work by the San Francisco Bay Guardian with the best visual artist award. Not only does he exhibit his work around the USA and Europe...    

Color fusions by Michael J Bowman

Illustration // Friday, March 22, 2013
  Describing himself as an "outsider artist", Michael J Bowman paints and draws with inspiration from 1970's album covers and from his dad's old collection of Renaissance books. Being dragged around the art museums and churches of Europe when he was a child, then moving back to America at the age of ten, definitely impacted Michael's life and style of artwork...     

Lennard Schuurmans

Illustration // Thursday, March 21, 2013
'Lennard Schuurmans is using old techniques to make something new. While zapping through art deco, cartoon network, the golden age of illustration and pop culture, he creates wild lines, crazy action, smoking free forms, cutting shapes, burning colors, sweating shades of green, shivering silhouettes, floating landslides, dirty explosions, puzzling compositions and depth in flat shapes.'  

Graphic Works by Morgan Blair

Illustration // Thursday, March 21, 2013
Morgan Blair is an artist and illustrator living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Patterns, repetition and variation come to play in her explorations of color and shape. Flags and bricks are recurring motifs. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Blair has exhibited worldwide and has worked for such clients as Todd Oldham and the New York Times.

Aldous Massie's 'The Tick of Approval'

Illustration // Thursday, March 21, 2013
Aldous Massie's The Tick of Approval is a series of illustrations originally created for The College of Fine Arts' (UNSW) Incubate magazine. Drawing inspiration from science fiction style illustrators like Kilian Eng, Moebius, Ralph McQuarrie, The Tick of Approval is about enduring hardship through sacrifice to reach levels of content. Massie is based in Sydney, Australia.