Illustration // Thursday, June 27, 2013
Jesse Fillingham's paintings portray a separate dimension in which the transcendental reigns supreme, a cosmic playground occupied by strange mystics contemplating existence. Fillingham is a Los Angeles based artist and a graduate of Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. He is one of the founders of Never Press, a small publishing company specializing in high quality zines, books, and prints. Jesse has also designed deck graphics for Toy Machine Skateboard Co.
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 10, 2013
Pasadena-based artist Jesse Fillingham works to explore themes of "myth, introspection, creation, and wizardry." We like those themes, and his series of drawings depicting "an alternate creation myth composed of trees of strife, knowledge and life, as well as ephemeral libidinous pritis - robed men ponder and wander through graphic landscapes."
Illustration // Friday, June 29, 2012
Los Angeles based illustrator Jesse Fillingham brought to life some wizardly looking men for this series. These paintings were made for "Life is a Casino", a group show he participated in located in Denmark. A recent honors graduate from Art Center College of Design, Jesse is a fan of burgers, mythology, and unicorns.
Erotica // Thursday, February 16, 2012
Jesse Fillingham is a Los Angeles-based illustrator who graduated with honors in 2010 from the Art Center of College of Design, earning a BFA in illustration. His work contains a frenetic, almost carnal energy that electrifies every line put to paper, creating a stark and dynamic universe of mythical beasts and mystical shamans constantly at odds.