10.30am
20 September 2017

Botanical Books

The new cover for 'Tyler Johnson Was Here' by Jay Coles is feeling punhcy and crisp with crimson petals. Charlotte Day has been working hard again with her gouache botanical artistry creating a perefectly balanced book!

10.30am
14 September 2017

Brexit by Boat

The lastest L'obs Weekly News Magazine features Jeff Fisher and his beautiful painterly scene accompanying an article on Brexit. 

10.30am
11 September 2017

A,B,C...

It's another taste of Dust studio's chapter of illustration and design as part of their self initiated 'Abecedarium'. It's not too late to grab a printed copy for yourself either, you can subscribe here: http://mickmarston.du.st/articles/subscribe/

10.30am
8 September 2017

Doggo!

Whilst we wrestle about who should be first to get a doggo for the CIA studio, we can spend some time flicking through the silky vectors of Deanna Halsall's portfolio. We like the look of this loyal hound. 

10.30am
31 August 2017

Soho House Notes

Jonny Wan is displaying his confidence in illustrating interesting and unique characters in this editorial piece for Soho House. Jonny captures a beautiful balance between rich colours and soft details, we love the candy floss hair!

11.24am
24 August 2017

Game Changer

"I just have too much time to cook!" said no one, ever. Some super handy time saving tips, brought to you by Britta over on The Kitchn blog, and illustrated by Jessie Ford. Who knew knives could be SO pretty!

 

 

Jessie Ford Kitchn blog cooking

10.30am
17 August 2017

Winehouse

David De Las Heras for Elpaís Semenal for an article where the writer Leslie Jamison explores the obsession for the excessive life of the British singer, who died six years ago. Titled 'Confessions of an Unreleased Fan', David's portrait is richly painted, conveying the depth of Amy's character. 

10.30am
10 August 2017

0-0-0-0-0

Nishant gets all the fun jobs! Freundin published an article about female orgasms and he got to illustrate it. Quite simply, lots of O shapes - a top start to the day surely, See the full set here.

 

 

10.30am
9 August 2017

Sensitive Sketches

Please welcome our latest member Studio Morales. Applying the finest pencil shading and sweeping brush marks, Morales creates depth of character and intimacy in his portraitre that is packed full of feeling. We are proud to have you on board the CIA Wagon. Take a look at some more pieces over here

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.