Illustration // Monday, October 14, 2013
Jesse Auersalo is a Finnish illustrator and designer known for his signature style of beautifully crafted and often macabre digital paintings. Jesse has exhibited his work in select museums and galleries in New York, London, Paris, Shanghai, Berlin and Tokyo. In 2010 Jesse was selected for Creative Review's Illustration Annual, for IdN's Most Wanted issue, and was also chosen as one of PRINT's emerging talents for their New Visual Artists issue...
Illustration // Thursday, October 04, 2012
Jesse Auersalo's artworks are digital drawings based on photographs. He is fond of irregular shapes, abstract compositions and ideas and muted tones, especially the grey scale. He has been selected for Creative Review's Illustration Annual as well as for IDN's Most anted issue. I came across a couple new (to me) images from his agent's site, Pekka, that recently caught my attention.
Erotica // Monday, May 02, 2011
Illustrator Jesse Auersalo divides his time between Brooklyn and Helsinki. His distinctive, character-driven work is marked by an aesthetic he describes as ‘polished and clean, sticky and dirty. Dark and intimidating, Jesse's the attention to detail and meticulous rendering contrast, mostly black & white or sepia creates strong iconic images that hints at highly conceptualized S&M.