The Work of Nicebleed

Juxtapoz // Saturday, January 07, 2012
Nicebleed is a collaboration project between Francis and Laurence Minoza based in Cebu, Philippines. Their dark, iconic design based illustrations are moody, macabre portraits of imagery and fauna. They involve themselves in a variety of illustration, graphic design, apparel, layout and web based projects.

The Work of Oh Yeah Studio

Illustration // Friday, January 06, 2012
Introducing the beautifully original work from Norwegian duo Oh Yeah Studio based in the Norway. Ecclectic typographic treatments mixed with hand-drawn illustrations and a very strong portfolio of intricatley rendered work

Jamie Mitchell Illustration

Illustration // Friday, January 06, 2012
Architect turned Illustrator Jamie Mitchell hails from London creating a world of well dressed beasts and other symbols of ungodly cuteness. 'I was and always will be obsessed with drawing, and I needed to find a way to integrate that into my day job, so when i discovered there was very little of that left in architecture, I started making plans to leave. I Set up Ohh Deer with my partner Mark and am now im trying to establish myself in the world of freelance Illustration and Animation!'

Superjail!

Illustration // Friday, January 06, 2012
Superjail! is an incredibe American animated television series created by Christy Karacas on Adult Swim. It that takes place in an unusual prison, characterized by psychedelic shifts in setting and plot and extreme graphic violence, depicted through highly elaborate animated sequences, which have been described as "baroque and complicated and hard to take in at a single viewing". LOVE.

The Music Scene

Music // Friday, January 06, 2012
Though it was released a year or two ago, the music video for the title track of Blockhead's album "The Music Scene", is one of the most incredibly illustrated animations that I have EVER seen. I recently came across it again, and if you have yet to witness this masterpiece by Anthony Schepperd, please do yourself a favor.

Nicebleed

Illustration // Friday, January 06, 2012
Nicebleed is a collaboration project between Francis and Laurence Minoza based in Cebu Philippines. Their dark, iconic design based illustrations are moody, macabre portraits of imagery and fauna. They involve themselves in a variety of illustration, graphic design, apparel, layout and web based projects.

Drawings by Moonasi

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 05, 2012
Daehyun Kim (aka Moonasi) is an artist who studied Oriental Painting at Hongik University in Seoul, South Korea. Moonasi's work is small in scale which enables the drawings to capture fleeting emotions and ideas that could easily be lost on more time intensive work. Moonasi's simplified figures and symbolic imagery aim to move the viewer and highlight these fleeting mundane moments to capture and preserve them in drawn images.

Who is Andrea Wan?

Illustration // Thursday, January 05, 2012
Born in Hong Kong and raised in Canada, Andrea went to Emily Carr University of Art and Design where she received a degree in Film, Video and Integrated Media. With a strong passion in storytellingvand image making, she went on to study illustration and design at Designskolen Kolding, Denmark. Andrea is currently working as an illustrator and visual artist in Vancouver, BC.

Luisa Possas

Illustration // Thursday, January 05, 2012
The simple, airy illustrations of Luisa Possas carry a sense of nostalgia that would follow those of a contemporary children's book. Her stylized characters and animals remain consistent in the playful narratives and light-hearted situations she creates.

Griddleville, a one man feat

Illustration // Thursday, January 05, 2012
'This was my first (and last) traditional animation project. The one that almost killed me.... it all started on paper, with layouts and keyframes pencilled on a lightbox. This material was then scanned into photoshop. The photoshop frames were then brought into Illustrator, animated and the rest is Griddleville.' An animation by Ba Blackstock.