Friday, April 30, 2010
In this restaurant scene for this week's TimeOut Chicago, Kim Rosen asks, “Where have our manners gone?” Is checking your iPhone polite? How about toting in that cup of Starbucks? When asked, restaurateurs didn’t hold back.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Amy De Wolfe created this fairy character "Cyma Girl," to showcase a handheld device called a Cyma 1000. The Cyma is used to play healing sounds over the phone; Amy went for a super-hero type pose and made a caricature of her client as a fairy to reflect the New Age quality of the service.
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
In February The Image Group asked John Walker to create a series of paintings to be used in conjunction with a video presentation titled, "That the World May Know" the latest installment in historian Ray Vander Laan's DVD series.
Here is a peek at Mark Smith’s most recent illustration for the good folks at weekly magazine, You, in the UK. The story is about hardworking wives and the article contains some pretty interesting statistics, to say the least!
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Peggy Fussell’s illustration, Caution, was chosen to be in the Illustrators Club of DC, MD and VA’s 15th Juried Exhibition. The show will be at PEPCO’s Edison Place Gallery in downtown Washington, DC from May 13, 2010 to June 26, 2010.
Monday, April 26, 2010
Alex Nabaum created a full page opener plus a half page and spot follow-up for the intrigingly titled Millionaire Asia magazine, published by Eight Custom Media in Hong Kong. The story was about mainland Chinese snapping up flats in Hong Kong.
Doug Ross created six feature illustrations plus the cover for the April issue of Realtor magazine. April is the annual list issue, this year’s theme being "Your Best Ideas." Readers sent in their tips for successful marketing including curb appeal, social networking, photography and more.
Friday, April 23, 2010
Martin Ansin recently finished a portrait of Wayne Coyne, for Playboy Magazine's review of The Flaming Lips' new album, which is a start-to-finish cover of Pink Floyd's "The Dark Side of the Moon."
Indira Gandhi, who grew up in the powerful Nehru family, went on to become an integral part of modern day India's history. Anna & Elena Balbusso illustrated her life in an awarding winning children's book titled simply "Indira Gandhi," published by El Editions in 2009.
Thursday, April 22, 2010
Lydia Hess designed and illustrated the poster and t-shirts for the15th Annual Region 1 Soap Box Derby Association’s Classic Race. This slice of Americana event, held every May, awards west coast bragging rights to the top racers in the region.
Ten of Jeremy Forson’s paintings will be featured in a group show opening in LA this weekend.
CIGAR BOX BEAUTY
Miss Scarlet in the Parlor
1282 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
Opening reception Saturday April 24 2010, 7pm-11pm
Available through May 22 2010
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Communication Arts Magazine's gorgeous 51st Illustration Annual hits the stands this month boasting work from 34 ispotters. We are particularly proud to note that many artists have not only multiple illustrations, but entire pages to themselves. Congratulations to all!