The Work of Alejandrina Herrera

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 23, 2013
  Mexican artist Alejandrina Herrera creates beautiful scenes on the basis of drawing, collage and watercolor. Telling stories about people, animals, and how they interact with their surroundings, Herrera likes to include a touch of irony and melancholy by playing with the size of things and spaces.

Paintings and Drawings by Santiago Salvador

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 23, 2013
we are enjoying these paintings by Chilean artist Santiago Salvador this morning. Salvador thinks of his work as constructions, finding painting and illustration as "a gateway to the recognizable, the intimate and the ambiguous that surround us."

Aggression, Lust and Comics with Hellen Jo

Illustration // Thursday, August 22, 2013
Hellen Jo was born in Starkville, Mississippi in 1983. She ended up in San Jose, California and spent her early years studying for the SATs and devotedly attending orchestra rehearsals. Hellen moved to Berkeley in 2001 to attend the University of California, and discovered comics and zines that influenced her enough to set off on her own path as an illustrator for her own narrative renderings.

Chris Kuzma Illustration

Illustration // Thursday, August 22, 2013
Chris Kuzma is an illustrator and master watercoloist that lives and works in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Some of his past clients include The New Tork Times Magazine, Viceland.com, Maisonneuve, EYE Weekly and numerous other magazines in Canada and the United States. He makes up one-third of the Wowee Zonk art collective (alongside Ginette Lapalme and Patrick Kyle)...

Alex Schubert's Blobby Boys

Illustration // Thursday, August 22, 2013
Alex Schubert was born in 1983 in Mascoutah, IL. He graduated from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2006. Two years later, he started posting comics on a blog and his mind-blowing portfolio of illustrations, comics and animated gifs has exploded ever since. His zines include The Dudes and The Blobby Boys...

The Doodle Art of Kerby Rosanes

Illustration // Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Kerby Rosanes is a Filipino artist who works as an SEO/Graphic Designer. He is fascinated with the power of the pencil, ink and paper. Kerby loves black and white scribbles, people who play violin, OneRepublic, The Script, Game of Thrones, One Piece, adobo and sinigang. Kerby does commissioned doodles and illustrations for family, friends, small businesses, lovers, kids, brands, cats, dinosaurs, pirates, monsters and random people across the globe.

Martin Biemans Illustration

Illustration // Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Martin Biemans is a 20 year old illustrator and digital artist from the Netherlands. As a younger artist, Biemans wanted to be a professional chef, but his passion rapidly changed to art once he stumbled into the world of illustration, and he never looked back. Biemans currently works as a full-time freelancer and has created work for the likes of Photoshop, Hard Rock Cafe and Pepsi.

The Fantasy Art of Anna Dittmann

Illustration // Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Anna Dittmann grew up in San Francisco and moved to Georgie to receive a BFA in illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Her dreamy, fantastical illustrations capture an incredibly sensitive world of magic and shifting spring. Dittmann's grip on the digital medium is extraordinary and serves her themes of fantasy illustration perfectly.

Peter Han's "Pardon My Dust"

Illustration // Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Designer Peter Han has worked as a conceptual designer for a number of different video games and films but has also become known for a drawing class he teaches called "Dynamic Sketching." Using only chak, Han dispels the impulse of many young artists to make their work too precious--working in a fast, impermanent medium helps them to make progress without fear of "messing up." In this short filmed titled "Pardon My Dust" dir. Adriel de la Torre, we get a look into this brutal and encouraging teaching style.

The Art of Celdee

Illustration // Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Celdee's work is a strange combination of cute and creepy. She uses a gritty, textured style of linework to describe the folds and contours of strangely bulbous women, animals and fish. The pastel palette also lends a palatable sense to these unique compositions. Celdee has worked with a number of publications and brands, her brand of illustration lending itself particularly well to fashion.

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