Ice Cream, Bubblegum, Tattooed Daydream

Illustration // Saturday, October 05, 2013
James Murphy likes art.  He also has a deep rooted appreciation for boobs, tattoos, and drippy, oozy candy coated cartoon-like daydreams, all bouncing, playing, barfing, skipping, smiling and holding hands in unison all the way to the other side of the strawberry scented rainbow.  The sun must be shining extra scratch and sniff on those nude, pistachio pin-ups over there in the UK these days.

Human Hydra

Illustration // Friday, October 04, 2013
Human Hydra is the home for the work of M. de Vena. Orphaned at birth and thus adopted by chance by world renown Parisian acrobat artist Noelle de la Fontaine. Madame de la Fontaine enrolled the, then youthful  M. into the Belgian Assassination Society. A sect so covert and mysterious it must garner no further mentioning. Upon discovering spaghetti westerns in Italian film houses, he had found his fate...

Glenn Harvey Illustration

Illustration // Friday, October 04, 2013
Glenn Harvey is a Toronto-based Freelance Illustrator and graduate of the very humbling Sheridan College. 'I make narrative-driven images with symbolic twists and turns embedded within them. People may be surprised to learn that I use graphite/dry media as opposed to ink to make my images. So Bam! There's your surprise for the day.' states Glenn.  

Carole Wilmet's Portraits

Illustration // Friday, October 04, 2013
'I'm inspired by the everyday life and everyday people. In a society where fame is so appealing, I'm more interested in normal people, doing normal little things that we all do everyday. In my work, I try to catch a part of the 21th century life in our usual habits, adding to them a touch of colorful inks.' Carole Wilmet  

Video: Slow Culture Gallery's 'Ghost Noir' Teaser

Illustration // Friday, October 04, 2013
Tonight in Los Angeles, CA, Johnny Vampotna presents his latest body of work in a show entitled 'Ghost Noir. It is a tribute to an encounter with a apparition the artist experienced inside the infamously haunted Los Angeles Ambassador Hotel. The incident has since inspired themes of the metaphysical both as a personal hobby and muse for his artwork...

Pencil and Mixed Media Artist Libby Watkins

Illustration // Thursday, October 03, 2013
“Libby Watkins, originally from the UK, is a Fine Artist and Illustrator currently based in Nancy, France. Watkins specializes mainly in tonal pencil drawings and experimenting with mixed media... Her works range from incredibly detailed and familiar celebrity portraits to nature scenes and animal influenced-work.  

Cartoonist and Illustrator Sloane Leong

Illustration // Thursday, October 03, 2013
Sloane Leong is an illustrator and comic artist currently living in Portland, OR. When she was 16, she printed a mini-comic that included a rabbit, a fat woman, and a cyclops that put some spotlight on her progressively improving illustrations...

Cartoonist Alex Schubert

Illustration // Thursday, October 03, 2013
Alex Schubert, from Kansas City, starting drawing very funny and original comics about 4 years ago. In 2011, he drew a comic book called Blobby Boys and following that, he started drawing comics for Nick Gazin at VICE. Inspired by cartoonists John Porcellinoand Sammy Harkhamalong with being a big fan of VICE’s comic section...

New Work From Patrick Kyle

Illustration // Thursday, October 03, 2013
Patrick Kyle lives in Toronto, Canada and has worked for The New York Times, Esquire, The Globe and Mail, The Walrus, THIS Magazine, Transworld Skateboarding Magazine, VICE Magazine and others. He is co-founder and editor of Wowee Zonk, a contemporary comic book anthology featuring upcoming narrative artists from Toronto. The 4th issue was released in 2012 by Koyama Press.

Night: New Work by Jose Di Gregorio and Jared Tharp

Illustration // Thursday, October 03, 2013
 “Night”, new work by Jose Di Gregorio and Jared Tharp opens Friday, October 4th with reception from 6-10pm at Bows Collective in Sacramento, CA. 'I don’t actually fully understand my relationship with art to be honest and I don’t know that I ever will. It sometimes seems like I just have a compulsion to make stuff. I just try to paint what I want to see.' Admits Jared... a good, honest man. 

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