Curated Selection: Gary Taxali

Illustration // Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Gary Taxali was born in Chandigarh, India in 1968. A year later, he and his family immigrated to Toronto, Canada. The encouragement of his parents led Gary to take art classes as a child which eventually led him to pursue an art education. In 1991, he graduated from the Ontario College of Art and immediately began working as a professional illustrator. A few years later, he began showing in various galleries including the Luz de Jesus Gallery in LA...

Curated Selection: Christian Northeast

Illustration // Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Christian Northeast has a long list of likes to complement his graphic illustration work that range from bad printing, the Dada era, Max Ernst, old signs, exploitation movie posters to Russian Constructivism as well as a few dislikes including beaded and airbrushed T-shirts, murder, gangrene, wearing shoes that are 3 sizes too small and The Beach Boys. His work can be seen in numerous publications worldwide.

Curated Selection: Alberto Seveso

Illustration // Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Alberto Seveso is an illustrator living in Rome Italy who combines beautiful vector art, illustration and photography to create stunning pieces that you can stare at for hours. Complex patterns and the simple human form are perfectly complemented in Alberto’s complex, layered work and intricately rendered commercial portrait pieces.

Curated Selection: Marumiyan

Illustration // Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Born 1985, Fukuoka, Japan. Currently living and working in Fukuoka City. Influenced by his father, Marumiyan began to draw pictures in his early childhood. His specialty is collage, made by blending photographs and freehand drawings. He works with various media, such as posters, flyers, packages, websites and CD jackets. He has recently been chosen as one of the ’10 top artists” on the design magazine MdN (Japan).

Artist A Day Selection: Hollis Brown Thornton

Illustration // Wednesday, February 29, 2012
VHS represents outdated things that are still around. Like ideas or beliefs that no longer serve their original purpose and the difficulty we have getting rid of them. And, the movies–they’re our way of telling stories, our modern myths and heroic adventures. Hollis Brown Thornton is an artist out of Aiken, SC.

Artist A Day Selection: Bill Barminski

Illustration // Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Artist Bill Barminski creates artwork in many media including painting, music videos, video installation, music composition and interactive formats. He has been showing his artwork in solo exhibitions at galleries in Los Angeles and New York since 1990. Visitors to Los Angeles have seen his handiwork at the corner of Sunset Blvd. and Crescent Heights on the Absolut Barminski billboard...

Artist A Day Selection: Max Ginsburg

Illustration // Wednesday, February 29, 2012
When Max Ginsburg entered the art world in the 1960?s, he was working in direct opposition to the period’s minimalism and rejection of representational art. Ginsburg’s fine art reflected and represented his immediate environment: cart vendors, subway riders, street basketball and generally the people of New York, depicting them with unflinching clarity and dignity...

Artist A Day Selection: Daniel Adel

Illustration // Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Daniel Adel’s career began in 1984 after he graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in art history. He began publishing his work in various newspapers and magazines while continuing his studies in figurative painting at the National Academy Of Design in New York City with Harvey Dinnerstein and Ron Sherr as well as privately with Burt Silverman.  

Vault

Full magazine features from Juxtapoz

visit the VAULT >