Erotica // Thursday, September 05, 2013
Casey Weldon was born in southern California, where he spent the majority of his life up to his graduation from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. After a brief time running his own studio in Las Vegas, Nevada, He relocated to Brooklyn, New York, where he now lives and works as an illustrator and fine artist...
Erotica // Tuesday, August 13, 2013
A Jux favorite, Casey Weldon is known for his masterful execution of bizarre concepts, often punny in nature. These erotic interpretations of Playmobil toys are both awesome and disturbing-- they arouse childhood nostalgia as well as other things. The pieces were displayed at Spoke Art in SF.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, April 27, 2013
We have posted the work of Brooklyn-based illustrator and fine artist Casey Weldon before. Weldon is well known for his off-kilter interpretations of pop culture iconography.
Illustration // Tuesday, April 09, 2013
In this charmingly bizarre series of paintings, Brooklyn-based artist Casey Weldon seamlessly blends an extra pair of peering eyes into otherwise ordinary portraits of everyday house cats. At once startling and oddly befitting, the cats' doubled set of eyes suggest a host of different narratives, anything from an alien provenance to an alternate line of evolution. Weldon is well known for his off-kilter interpretations of pop culture iconography, and with this series he undoubtedly adds more fuel to the internet-inflamed phenomenon of cat memes.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 20, 2012
Spoke Art Gallery in San Francisco just opened the Moleskine Project #2, a group exhibition that features a spread page taken from the sketchbooks of more than 50 artists from around the world. It brings together a broader network of sketchbooks from renowned illustrators, concept artists, oil painters and more. Knowing how much our readers love Moleskine and process works, we HIGHLY recommend checking this out.
Illustration // Monday, October 10, 2011
Casey Weldon was born and raised in southern California, where he honed his craft as a youngster. He relocated to Las Vegas, where he owned his own studio, until he placed his home in Brooklyn, New York. His work conveys humor and nostalgia by using popular iconography.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Born in California, now based in Brooklyn, Casey Weldon fashions oddly beautiful portraits of individuals with just a little something off. We caught up with the artist, while his work is now on display at WWA Gallery, to take a gander inside his imaginative mind.