Jovo Ve's Pops of Pink

Illustration // Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Jovo Ve was born 87’ in a town called Struga located in Macedonia, where he spent the first 6 years of his life before moving to the harbor city of Göteborg, Sweden. He studied Industrial Design in High School and got the chance to work with Volvo and Playsam, after graduating he got accepted to the Art and Visual Historyprogram at Göteborgs University.

Leroy Laws Weaver

Illustration // Wednesday, September 03, 2014
'Light. The vibrant, pulsing energy that greets us each morning and the soft glow that lulls us to sleep each night. I first became fascinated with the many moods of light when I noticed it dancing across a pool one hot summer day while I was just a boy. I spent my life studying light, chasing light, and playing with light....'  

The World of Adam Tan

Illustration // Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Adam Tan is an Illustrator based in Auckland, New Zealand. He illustrates digitally with Photoshop and/or with a mixture of analogue mediums as part of the process. He enjoys working with ambiguous narratives that lets viewers question themselves and their environment.

Self-Dissections by Danny Quirk

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Massachusetts-based artist Danny Quirk specializes in photo realistic watercolors of anatomical structures, painting what cameras cannot capture with quite as much precision and delicacy as the artist's hand. Quirk's work combines classic poses in dramatic chiaroscuro lighting with a contemporary twist, creating portraits of self-discovery through dissection. This intimate uncovering of the structures that lay beneath the skin mirrors humanity's quest for self-understanding, whether in an emotional, spiritual, or physical sense. 

Vladimir Stankovic Fuses Octopi and Insects

Illustration // Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Finland-based artist Vladimir Stankovic has created a seriously amazing series of animated illustrations that fuses various molluscs (octopi and squid) and insects (moths and beetles.) ' "Cephalopodoptera" is a newly discovered order of species,' he writes, 'they live in the deepest underwater caves of the oceans worldwide.'

Nick Blazey's Creatures

Illustration // Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Nick Blazey is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer living in Auckland, New Zealand. He graduated from Graphic Design at AUT in 2010 and now works at Periscope Design. Currently he shares a studio space with 4 other artists and has been working on developing his illustration style. His illustration direction is hugely inspired by the environment and the natural world. This has stemmed from his childhood experiences of sailing and exploring the islands surrounding New Zealand’s east coast.  

Martina Paukova Illustration

Illustration // Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Slovakian illustrator Martina Paukova initially studied politics before discovering that her heart desired a more creative outlet. She then enrolled in the Graphic Design program at the London College of Communication where she could further explore her passion. With a degree now under her belt she creates work that investigates and uplifts the body, the everyday and the banal.  

Alessandro Ripane Illustration

Illustration // Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Alessandro Ripane was born in Genoa (Italy, but he’s lived and worked for a period in Sweden) exactly in the middle of 1989. Due to the lack of wild animals in the city of Genoa, Alessandro bought a lot of books about it. Now he’s engaged to fight the fall of his hair, to compose sophisticated music of the future, to learn how to draw aliens and watch a lot of movies about monsters and zombies that he has not seen yet.   

Illustrations and Prints by Lijie Ong

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 02, 2014
On this fine morning we are enjoying the surreal illustrations of Singaporean illustration Lijie Ong. This particular series features 'narratives brimming with metaphors, weaving morbidly lush landscapes and anatomized bodies' in her journey to 'translate a disoriented reality of vulnerability and self-awareness.'

Sara Andreasson's Summertime Illustrations

Illustration // Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Swedish illustrator Sara Andreasson shows us how she spends her summers. Her recent works include a series about tan-lines, one about keeping cool in the museum, and another about taco trucks...

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