Illustrations by Ali Gulec

Illustration // Tuesday, November 06, 2012
Illustrator Ali Gulec exhibits a keen eye for design in his varied body of work. From cosmic cats to llama caravans, his pieces are quirky and full of strange but amusing juxtapositions.  Gulec is based in Istanbul, Turkey.

Illustrations by Rich Kelly

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 06, 2012
There is a little bit of everything in the works of Rich Kelly. You have music posters, movie posters, television program illustrations, and straight gallery works all from one hand (or two hands). Kelly has made work for Bonnie Prince Billy, Breaking Bad, Planet of the Apes, R Kelly, The Tallest Man on Earth, and other musicians and entertainers. He is trying not to break things.

The Work of Rob Pybus

Illustration // Monday, November 05, 2012
Rob Pybus is a London based artist who graduated from Brighton University with a degree in Illustration. Since then he has worked freelance in many areas of illustration, graphic design, animation and storyboarding with some of his clients including Sony Music UK, Sony Playstation, Intel, Red Bull, Lenny Kravitz and Audi.

Daehyun Kim aka Moonassi Illustration

Illustration // Monday, November 05, 2012
Insanely surreal and beautifully simple illustrations from Daehyun Kim, who goes by Moonassi. 'I was born in Seoul, in 1980. Now I’m living and working in Vienna. I studied fine arts at a University, specializing in Traditional East-Asian Art/Paintings. And I am also working as a graphic designer.'

Derek Nobbs' Nautical Adventures

Illustration // Monday, November 05, 2012
Derek Nobbs was born in 1980 and has since then taken up an illustration style that involves morbidly adventurous outdoors-men, sailors and nautical themed imagery. He lives and paints in the Pacific Northwest and explains, 'I paint on a heavyweight hot-press paper, 300 lb. I give it that aged look using various common things: coffee, tea, whiskey, tobacco and tears.'

The Work of Brooklyn's Erik Jones

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
Erik Jones is an artist and illustrator focusing on contemporary figure painting and cover illustration. His colorful abstractions and geometric configurations add an unexpected element to his portraits of topless beauties. Jones is based in Brooklyn, New York.

Lizzy Stewart's Illustrated Diary

Illustration // Monday, November 05, 2012
Simple yet emotive, London-based illustrator Lizzy Stewart's online diary compiles snapshots of her day to day thoughts and adventures into a deeply personal account of her life as an artist. Her whispy-lined grayscale illustrations and simple, eloquent captions touch on quotidian successes and hardships that all viewers can relate to.

Ryan Hunter and Taige Jensen's Coloring Book For Grown-Ups

Illustration // Sunday, November 04, 2012
Despite the jaded cynicism that decades of life has instilled in us, we're pretty sure that everybody still secretly enjoys coloring. Luckily, Ryan Hunter and Taige Jensen's Coloring Book for Grown-Ups has got us covered with a variety of fun and appropriately sardonic coloring activities to get the creative juices flowing.

Charles Huettner's GIF's and Illustrations

Illustration // Saturday, November 03, 2012
Charles Huettner is an illustrator and animator that makes adorably quirky little alien characters, some of which he later turns into animated videos and posts them on the net for the world to see. He also does freelance animation/motion graphics, living and working out in Pennsylvania. I'm loving his wacky little GIF's and drawings.

Moonassi for Reedbeds' "Basement Grotto" Album Cover

Music // Saturday, November 03, 2012
We have written on the site before about how big of fans we are of the drawings of Moonassi, aka Daehyun Kim, and we ran across the new album cover the artist created for the band Reedbeds and their album Basement Grotto. Done in conjunction with the label, SicSic, we love the simple elegance of a ink of paper drawing. You have to check the details after the jump  . . .

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