10.30am
17 January 2018

A Flying Start

Many of you will be familiar with Brian Grimwood's work, a true heavyweight of illustration with an enviable artistic career. We've been enjoying his recent process exploring the possibilities that his pen flourishes can portray on an ipad. His latest portfolio  update has been a true delight to consider, with Brian's classic inky style paired alongside his progressive, more abstract digital work that find it's home in packaging and poster art. 

 

Take a look  and enjoy!

10.30am
16 January 2018

Fashion Fun

We're on beret watch at CIA and it looks like Lynnie Zulu has been keeping check with the latest trends too. She's famous for her lurid and punchy palette and ease of brush stroke that is set to get your heart racing. Here are some total babes for you on this cloudy Tuesday.

 

 

10.30am
11 January 2018

Ceci n'est pas une pipe

More curious than ever, our portrait artist, David de las Heras, has struck again. His beautiful painterly portraits have been commissioned by Food Service Director Magazine and inspired by René Magritte’s surrealist painting “The Son of Man”. We know it’s January and we should probably all be on diets, but those are some tasty looking food faces!

Portrait Illustrator

10.30am
9 January 2018

Watcher in the Woods

Deanna Halsall is setting a spooky tone with her graphic poster of the 80's classic horrir, Watcher in The Woods for Lifetime Movies. We'll be adding this to the watch list, once we've gotten over the shock of all the black mirror episodes! 

10.30am
8 January 2018

Stay Cosy

Stay cosy and cheery this week with the warmth and fun of Uijung Kim. It looks like her characters are cooking up a bowl of somethin' hot!

 

Check out more of her work over here

10.30am
4 January 2018

Wonder Woman

Amisdt the release of the powerful female fuelled superhero movie 'Wonder Woman' Stan Chow has released his stylized portrait of lead actress Gal Gadot. The film follows her journey of discovery as she seeks to end conflict and restore peace in a world on the cusp of war. 

10.30am
3 January 2018

Working Bro's

Juan and Alejandro Mingarro are the two talented & creative brothers behind Brosmind. Their solo exhibition “Working with a Brother” is a retrospective reflection on the importance of their fraternal bond and describes how the present work can be considered an extrapolation of their childhood creations.

A colourful, fun, optimistic and futuristic universe of their commercial illustration and personal multidisciplinary projects. 

Vector Illustrators

10.30am
18 December 2017

You Got The Job

Jobs interview can be terrifying, we’ve all been there. We’ve all also heard 100 different ways of how we should behave to be the perfect candidate. 

“Just be yourself”, the number one tip often suggest by your beloved mum or the classic “Just wing it” from one of your lax sibling. But what if it was a real way to nail it ? The amazing Jonny Wan got commissioned by TED - his Art Deco inspired style was featured in an interview with Anthony Tjan explaining that “It’s not about whether or not you get the right answer, It’s about whether you can roll with the discomfort and work with me to solve a problem”

10.30am
15 December 2017

To Whom I Despise

What to buy the people you hate for Christmas? Graham Robson has illustrated on Evening Standard a guide to deliver the perfect present for your one true hate. Whether it is for your Brexit uncle or your Boss from hell, this article will help you choose what to buy the seemingly impossible gifts in your life...You’re welcome.

10.30am
29 November 2017

Coke Navarro

He has landed! Our latest talent to jump aboard the CIA mothership is none other than Coke Navarro. What an entrance we have, with a double-whammy-dynamic-super-hero poster to throw you all into a spin. be sure to take some time to check out more of his fantastic work over here