Category Archives: Galleries and Exhibitions

'Spoke', New Illustration Event that Aims to Celebrate All Things Art and Cycling

Posted at 8 pm on June 4, 2014 by

Posted in: Events, Galleries and Exhibitions

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If you’re someone who enjoys a good pedal as well as checking out local illustration and design talent, Spoke might have been made just for you. This new one-off, free event brings together cycling enthusiasts and lovers of art, and kicks off in London at the end of this month.

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Jonathan Bréchignac Commits Time and Passion in his Series of Large-scale Biro Pen Drawings

Posted at 3 pm on January 12, 2014 by

Posted in: Galleries and Exhibitions, Hand Craft, Pens and Markers

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The advertising industry’s need to fuel the continuous flow of creative work is something that had begun to leave Jonathan Bréchignac dissatisfied. As one of those working behind the scenes to keep it moving, he found himself wanting for the time to create something with a longer shelf life.

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Texture and Negative Space Lines in Illustrations by Lorenzo Gritti

Posted at 4 pm on December 10, 2013 by

Posted in: Galleries and Exhibitions, Mixed Media, Photoshop

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Using his collection of Photoshop brush presets, Lorenzo Gritti creates illustrations that are full of textural depth. By keeping the compositions themselves fairly minimal, he is able to allow the tactile surfaces in his work to really shine through.

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Print Auction for the D.E.C. Philippines Typhoon Appeal

Posted at 3 pm on December 7, 2013 by

Posted in: Events, Galleries and Exhibitions, Ink Illustration, Mixed Media, Pencil Illustration, Pens and Markers, Reviews

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Grand Neue have launched the Grand Kind Haiyan Print Auction, which has brought together leading illustrators and designers to help raise funds to help those affected by Typhoon Haiyan. Proceeds will go to the Disaster Emergency Committee in support of their current relief efforts in the Philippines.

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Pencil Illustration, Animation and Day Dreaming with Jun Cen

Posted at 9 am on November 1, 2013 by

Posted in: Animation, Galleries and Exhibitions, Pencil Illustration

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Jun Cen describing his process to be “like day dreaming” makes complete sense. His work is dreamlike, as well as filled with nostalgia and emotion. You can’t help but create romantic stories when looking at his pencil illustrations. It’s something that makes them transition so perfectly into his animations.

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Epic Fantasy in Julian Callos' Current Exhibition and Curated Show

Posted at 8 am on October 19, 2013 by

Posted in: Events, Galleries and Exhibitions, Painting

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If you can make it over to the Culver City, Los Angeles area, then you should try and catch the current show by talented illustrator and painter, Julian Callos. ‘Cosmos‘ is open now until the 9th of November at WWA gallery and is Julian’s second solo exhibition.

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Illustration in Large Print and a Chat with Wrap Magazine

Posted at 4 pm on September 15, 2013 by

Posted in: Announcements, Galleries and Exhibitions, News

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The large, tearaway spreads in Wrap magazine are more than the stylish gift packaging the publication’s name suggests. Beyond making great posters, they are an opportunity for the hard work and talents of various illustrators to be seen on a gloriously large scale, and they are the founders – Chris Harrison and Polly Glass’ – way of encouraging people to share the art they are so passionate about.

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