The Work of Ben O'Brien

Juxtapoz // Monday, September 24, 2012
'My professional work is deeply related to my passion for our fascinating environments, and the emotions evoked by them. I aim to translate my feelings into visual artwork. I like to excite and inspire, to feed people fresh air and fresh surroundings. Good places make people feel good. That is why I am an illustrator.' -Ben O'Brien  

The Work of Jo Ratcliffe

Juxtapoz // Monday, September 24, 2012
'Jo Ratcliffe is an artist living and working in London. Ratcliffe studied Fine Art at Central Saint Martins School of Art. Her commercial work has been featured on the cover of British Vogue and internationally in publications such as The New York Times, Dazed and Confused, Wallpaper, Another Magazine, Uniqlo Paper and Vogue Nippon.'

Work by Siggi Odds

Illustration // Sunday, September 23, 2012
Siggi Odds was born in Reykjavík, Iceland in 1985, but spent a large part of his childhood in Vancouver, Canada. He graduated with a B.A. degree in graphic design/communication arts from the Iceland Academy of the Arts, Reykjavík, Iceland in the spring of 2008. 'I enjoy design, type and illustration, working primarily with people in the music, fashion and arts industries as well as making identities for businesses/people whose vision I can relate to.' states Siggi

Ben the Illustrator

Illustration // Saturday, September 22, 2012
'My professional work is deeply related to my passion for our fascinating environments, and the emotions evoked by them. I aim to translate my feelings into visual artwork. I like to excite and inspire, to feed people fresh air and fresh surroundings. Good places make people feel good. That is why I am an illustrator.' -Ben O'Brien  

Superheroes by Robert M Ball

Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 22, 2012
The work of London-based illustrator Robert M. Ball is a blend of cubism, colors, and classic creativity. Our favorite works frm Ball are his illustrations with comic book characters and superheroes, done in a retro Cubist style.

Tissue Series

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
Lisa Nilsson creates illustrations using tissue paper in extremely intricate and awe-inspiring ways. She says of her process, "These pieces are made of Japanese mulberry paper and the gilded edges of old books. They are constructed by a technique of rolling and shaping narrow strips of paper called quilling or paper filigree."  

Jean Giraud's Comics

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
'Jean Jean Henri Gaston Giraud  (May 1938 – March 2012) was a French comics artist, working in the French tradition of bandes dessinées. Giraud earned worldwide fame, predominantly under the pseudonym Mœbius, and to a lesser extent Gir.Under the pseudonym Moebius he created a wide range of science fiction and fantasy comics in a highly imaginative and surreal almost abstract style.'  

Covers by John Paul Thurlow

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
Brooklyn based John Paul Thurlow has a talent for drawing quite realistic portraits and it is certainly evident in these illustrated magazine covers he has created. Using pencil, John Paul recreates the faces of fashion and lifestyle magazines with his own unique twist.  

The Art of Johnny Ryan

Juxtapoz // Friday, September 21, 2012
I'm pretty sure the words "Johnny Ryan" mean "Fuck You" in Elvish or Klingon. That being said, a lot of people nowadays are scared to say "Johnny Ryan" to anyone, even half-assed quasi-celebrities that probably could use a good "Johnny Ryan",  because they're afraid of losing followers, or offending someone, or not being accused of "hatin on shit".

Javier Arce's Vector Illustrations

Illustration // Friday, September 21, 2012
Vector illustrator Javier Arce has created a series of playful work entitled, Silly Inc. We love Javier's simplicity, bold designs, and minimal use of color which all come together quite nicely for this fun vector series.