10.30am
30 October 2017

The Higgie Review

Anna Higgie has the kind of elegance in her delicate sketcherly marks that many artists spend their life time trying to emulate. Her latest piece for the illustrious spot on The Guardian Review flaunts her sensitive drawing style perfectly, depicitng the exhibition, 'Imagining The Divine' observing the way a variety of religions have done just that.

10.30am
25 October 2017

Nintendo!

What can’t Mario Wagner get his teeth stuck into? Nothing! Except perhaps an out of date toffee apple…Here is another great example of his capacity to employ collage and digital vectors to create a dynamic illustration bursting with energy. We’ve been transported into the surreal world of collaged 3D with this piece for Nintendo Super Metroid. - it’s time to undust your old console and go save the world!

10.14am
23 August 2017

An Incredible Journey!

Be prepared to take a journey around the world and back again with Jill Calder's Picture Atlas, published by Bloomsbury. It's about to hit the shelves and it's jam packed full of creatures and characters, and more colour than you can throw a cockatoo at. 

Jill Calder Picture Atlas

10.30am
27 July 2017

WHU DUD IT?

Phwoar! It's only Darren Hopes wielding his mysterious power for the 1843 Magazine - The Economist. Spot this ominously glow on the printed pages accompanying the culture section on recommended books. Darren illustrates The 7th Function of Language by Laurent Binet and the title is reviewed in detail throwing up the pivotal question in the plot - who killed Roland Barthes? Sounds like a big game of cluedo. 

10.30am
25 July 2017

Austen

Martin Haake has illustrated the life and works on Jane Austen in an inspired fan shaped timeline. As part of The Sunday Times, Martin depicts some of her memorable achievments with charming cut out folk characters and icons that fit well within his American folk style. There's a write up on Creative Review - check it out!

10.30am
25 May 2017

Yosemite

Martin Haake was recently commissioned to create a series of limited edition prints for Nature Bridge, a nonprofit educational foundation, providing hands-on environmental science programs in National Parks for 30,000 children and teens annually. The set of six limited edition Giclée prints, celebrating six of the National Park programs, were auctioned at their fundrasising Gala in San Francisco. The auction will raise awareness for NatureBridge and solicite additional funds for their student educational programs. Here is Martins illustration of Yosemite National Park!

 

10.30am
5 April 2017

Complete Works

Elzo Durt has just released his new book - Elzo Durt Complete Works.

This beautifully curated publication showcases Elzo's illustration between 2003-2016 including posters, album covers, skateboards and various other pyschadelic arworks. Edited and published by Born Bad Records, there is due to be a big exhibition on the 10th anniversary of the BORN BAD label at the GALERIE DU JOUR-AGNES B from April 27th to June 30th. Here's a look at the punchy front page to whet your eager appetites. 

10.30am
16 March 2017

Paper Scales

Andy Singleton has been commissioned by global digital publisher of all things Harry Potter to conjure up a set of fantastical paper crafted beasts. If you're a fan of the wizzarding world, you are probably very familiar with some of the characters Andy has crafted. We implore you to explore them in detail over at the Pottermore website, have a lemon sherbet and find out your patronus whilst you're at it. That sounds like something Dumbeldore might say.

10.30am
3 March 2017

Minimal

We're pouring over the new illustrations of Mario Wagner today. Utilising abstraction and pairing negative shapes, Mario creates effortless graphic dynanism. They are ridiculously pleasing to gawp at, so make sure you check out his folio while you're here.

 

10.30am
13 February 2017

Meet The Artist

Meet the Artist: David Hockney is published to coincide with Hockney’s big retrospective at the Tate gallery opening. The first of it's kind, Rose Blake has created a children's activity book based on the artists full of hockney-esque colours, landscapes and collages. Channelling much of the Artist's spirit, Rose has pages of thorough and articluated research that show her process and selection for the pages inside this publicaiton. We want one! You can buy it here and she's already been talked about by It's Nice That