Category: Illustration

Modern Society Illustrations by Gunsmithcat (aka Luis Quiles)

Gunsmithcat (a.k.a Luis Quiles) is a Spanish based artist who uses provacative, obscene, and often line blurring drawings to illustrate his view of modern day society. Whether it’s comparing peoples obsessions with their electronic devices to submissive and dominant sex, or…

FAIRYTALE MUGSHOTS

Artist and illustrator Marilen Adrover has created a series of theoretical mugshots of some of our favourite fairytale characters if they had been brought to justice for their crimes.

Helene Cayre Illustration

Paris-based artist Hélène Cayre works exclusively by hand in watercolour, pencil and ink. The colour combinations are beautiful, if you want to see more visit www.helenecayre.com. 

Eddie Colla – street art

Oakland based artist Eddie Colla illustrates the constant threat of social and political desire for conformity. “There is a visual conversation that takes place on the streets of urban environments,” says Colla. “This conversation is dominated primarily by advertising and utilitarian…

Ekaterina Panikanova

Rome-based Russian artist Ekaterina Panikanova uses old books and various antiquated books, as a large canvas with multiple volumes, for her paintings.

Natalia Sanabria Illustration

Costa Rica based artist Natalia Sanabria creates fashion illustrations by using watercolours stains, coloured pencils and collages. She says “If I find a photograph that catches my eye, I’ll draw it for sure. It might be a particular pattern or an interesting face,…

Map Portraits by Ed Fairburn

Ed Fairburn uses road and subway maps as interesting canvases for his ink and pencil portraits. Fairburn says, “Emphasis is placed on the ‘fragmented’ texture of the skin, a process which has encouraged my work to evolve from its occupation of plain…