Ed Burtynsky’s Oil at the Royal Ontario Museum By Lorette C. Luzajic “Beautiful art about an ugly world” is how poet R.M. Vaughan described the work of Ed Burtynsky. Burtynsky’s internationally celebrated photography is on display until July 3 at the Royal Ontario Museum in an exhibit simply titled Oil. “No arguing with the messages [...]
World famous auction house Christie’s will be auctioning Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper, on May 5, in New York City. Here are some samples of what is up for auction. Artists include Pablo Picasso, Salvadore Dali, Camille Pissarro, Maurice de Vlaminck, George Grosz, Marc Chagall, Raoul Dufy (all shown below), as well as Miro, Louis [...]
Kasidej Hempromaraj designs cartoon characters, paints children book illustrations and also works on conceptual arts. His illustrations are more colorful and playful than what is seen in Golden Books. Remember those? Psychedelic Burst
The anime infused drawings by Nanohikaou which are delicate and beautiful, yet infiltrated with morbidness, with heavy depiction of skulls, are simply amazing. Here are some samples…
The Juxtapoz Magazine cover for May 2011 which hits newstands soon, a pizza surrounded by flowers, illustrated by Los Angeles-based fine artist, Eric Yahnker. The piece is titled “Cheese Slice on Garland“. It is illustrated with colored pencil on paper. You can buy the magazine here.
Daily Design Inspiration is just that. A daily dose of eye candy to highlight artworks we find for your viewing pleasure and inspiration. In the last edition we highlighted the curious object made by man…Robots. This edition we highlight what is made by nature…Trees. The perennial woody plant can be artistically depicted in many shapes, colors [...]
Couture-inspired illustrated book covers for Penquin Classics books Dracula, Wuthering Heights, The Scarlet Letter, Jane Eyre, and Pride and Prejudice by fashion illustrator Ruben Toledo.