The artist Alexis Persani presents here a very interesting visual alphabet. A varied typography that the artist paid attention to draw letters with various textures and influences by working 3D and illustration. It’s a work where the letter is raised to the sculpture status, in wood, metal or neon. Find out more in the gallery.
Au Prints is a series of posters and illustrations made by artist Teresa Esgaio. “Au” is the symbol for gold in the periodic table of chemical elements, so she applied manually gold ink’s touches in the middle of drawings that adapt original artworks showing events from the past. Available in limited edition, at 100 copies, to discover.
Now Japan 2014 Festival in Lithuania has commissioned illustrator Karolis Strautniekas (whose we already have talked about) for a promotional spot of the event. For the animation, the client wanted minimal and attractive illustrations which work like cliches of the Japanese culture. A production Wowbüro, to discover.
Italian illustrator SHOUT (also known as Alessandro Gottardo) works for print editorials and magazines’ covers. On the upcoming 25th October, he will release his book “On Shout”, at 279Editions : a compilation of 141 illustrations made from 2010 to 2014. A selection of his work is available in the gallery.
Driven by his imagination, German artist Tobias Wüstefeld composes digital illustrations representing incredible three-dimensional cities. The artist presents these mysterious islands through photos showing the architectural details, variations and subtleties of his models. To discover in images.
“Archi Windows” is a series by Federico Babina, Italian designer and architect whose we already have talked about many times. Through 25 illustrations and by following the quote “The windows are the eyes of architecture”, he shows the most famous windows created by the biggest architects. To each architect, there is a window and a signature.
Coen Cast is a series by designer Richard Pere who has decided to illustrate the characters from brothers Coen’s movies. We find the famous Dude, the folk-singer Llewyn Davis, the crazy killer of “No Country for Old Men” Anton Chigurh and also the hero of the western “True Grit”, Rooster Cogburn. To discover.
For this project, Turkish artist Can Pekdemir seems reinterpreting the scarecrow’s image by making illustrations portraits completely covered by hair and tentacles. These very successful digital sculptures reflect the technical process and the work of details. Find out more in the article.
Illustrator and designer Matt Chase works in freelance all at once for magazines such as Wired UK, festivals like the OFF and publishing houses to imagine book covers. He makes minimalist illustrations which play with forms and typography in a very original style. A panorama of his work is to discover in images.
Ben Johnston is a designer based in Toronto that we have already mentioned earlier. The artist was invited to create a mural illustration for the new Sierra Nevada bar in Asheville in the USA. This illustration made with white chalk is nearly 1600 sq ft and was completed in three weeks. The work described in images the process of beer production. A great initiative whose process steps are to be discovered in images.
Hong Kong-based publishing house Viction:ary has collaborated with designers and illustrators from all around the world to create their “City Guide” books’ covers. The covers represent a city map, drawn according to the artist’s style and by following a color-code for each book. Very graphic covers to discover.
Seattle-based artist Olivia Knapp creates beautiful illustrations largely influenced by European scientific drawings prints of the 16th and 19th centuries. What is special about her series of illustrations is that she interprets these prints in a contemporary way, by drawing high-tech and typical modern items. More details in images.