Friday, May 29, 2009
Thursday, May 28, 2009
The Alden Gallery in Provincetown, MA, will present "A Dozen Divas: Artwork by Robert de Michiell," an exhibit of iconic portraits, on Friday, June 12, 2009, from 7 to 9 p.m., at the gallery's exhibit space at 423 Commercial St. Refreshments will be served. The show will run through June 25, 2009, and coincides with the Provincetown International Film Festival (June 17-21).
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Friday, May 22, 2009
Guido Scarabottolo’s distinctive conceptual imagery provides the visual focus for the biannual magazine, “Venice is Not Sinking.” The magazine, which supports the idea that the beautiful city is not being swallowed by its waterways, presents the unknown curiosities of the town
Thursday, May 21, 2009
Vic Kulihin’s black and white line illustrations are featured in one of Quirk Books’ latest “irreferent” volumes, Stuff Every Man Should Know, which teaches you, among other things, how to get a stripper's phone number, talk your way out of a traffic ticket, calm a crying baby, and make the perfect omelet
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Mike Segawa’s first illustrated book, “Mackenzie Blue” is on sale now. With a lot of exclamation points and online shorthand (glossary included for the perplexed), this book details the saga of Mackenzie (Zee) Blue Carmichael, whose main goal is surviving junior high school.
John Perlock teams up with Canadian writer/musician Dave Bidini for four issues in Maisonneuve Magazine. The Spring issue is on shelves now and features the first article about hockey, literature and rock and roll; work on the second piece in this series this week. The entire project, as well as the updated look of Maisonneuve, has been art directed by the amazing Anna Minzhulina.
Tuesday, May 19, 2009
For the 4th consecutive year, Kako has been nominated for Best Illustrator in the HQMix Awards, which he won for the first time last year. The HQMix is the most prestigious award in the field in Brazil, held every year since 1988.
Monday, May 18, 2009
Lesley Breen Withrow and her husband, writer Steven Withrow, are collaborating on a book called “Illustrating Children's Picturebooks.”
Friday, May 15, 2009
Last fall, Jess Volinski created 13 black and white illustrations for the book,” Azrael Loves Chocolate, Michael's A Jock: An Insider's Guide to What Your Angels Are Really Like.” It's an irreverent book about the various archangels.
Thursday, May 14, 2009
Steve Feldman illustrated this weeks Willamette Week cover. The cover story is about guru Eric Pepin, described as "a balding, heavyset 42-year-old from Beaverton who claims he can heal the sick, control the weather, travel between dimensions and communicate with God."
Jun Park recently received a Graphis Poster Gold award for these evocative travel images. The four posters shown are part of a series produced for 80th Anniversary of Hawaiian Airlines. The agency was Laird Christianson Advertising in Hawaii.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Migros Magazine keeps German artist Christian Lindemann busy this spring with some sprightly new illustrations.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Monday, May 11, 2009
Friday, May 8, 2009
Thursday, May 7, 2009
Jacquie O’Neill was tapped to work on a new UK beauty line called Cheeky Girl. The range of body and face encapsulate the fun the Cheeky Girls stand for; bright colors, great packaging and delicious fragrances means there is something about each product which will please every girl.
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Kim Rosen is featured in issue #4 of H.O.W. Journal- An Art and Literary Journal with a wonderful mission:
"H.O.W. is an art & literary journal that publishes an eclectic mix of today's prominent writers and artists alongside upcoming talents in an effort to raise money and awareness for the 15 million children throughout the world that have been orphaned by HIV/AIDS."
"The Orphanage's mission is: to house and support children, both HIV positive and HIV negative; to provide food, clothing, education and medical care; to reunite children with surviving family members whenever possible; to seek new family situations if necessary through licensed inter-country adoption agencies from North America and Europe; and to promote employment among adults living with HIV/AIDS."
Donations are being accepted at:
Helping Orphans Worldwide
3000 47th Ave, 4th Floor
Long Island City, NY 11101
Peggy Fussell created this image for the latest edition of Plants & Garden News. The article is about “miracle fruit”: if you eat these berries very slowly and keep them in your mouth for 30 to 60 seconds, then everything you eat afterwards will taste incredibly sweet. You can even bite into a lemon and it will taste like it is covered in honey!!