Milken Institute Review

April 11, 2016

Check out Steven Guarnaccia’s spot illustrations for the Milken Institute Review article ‘The Rise and Fall of American Growth’ by Robert Gordon.

Read the article here: http://assets1c.milkeninstitute.org/…/MIR…/PDF/75-94MR69.pdf

 

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A is for Animal: Showcasing a Typeface in an Illustrated Alphabet Book

April 8, 2016

“A is for anteater” and “z is for zebra,” but in James Marsh’s A-Z Book of Animal Verse, every letter of Sanzibar Pro font has an accompanying two-page spread featuring an animal, image and four-line verse. This 60-page book is printed on Colorplan Mist paper and only 150 signed, limited-edition copies are available for purchase.

http://www.printmag.com/typograp…/illustrated-alphabet-book/

 

Deshi Deng for Vice

March 29, 2016

Our illustrator Deshi Deng was recently commissioned by Vice to illustrate Ranbir Singh Sidhu’s article depicting the Jihadist war on bloggers in Bangladesh.

Check out the Vice article here:
http://www.vice.com/read/inside-the-jihadist-war-on-bloggers-on-bangladesh

 

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The Museum of the Street: 50 Years of Toronto Illustration

January 12, 2016

The Museum of the Street: 50 Years of Toronto Illustration

 

The Museum Of The Street: 50 Years of Toronto Illustration

Show Dates: January 12 to February 5, 2016
Opening reception: from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursday, January 14, 2016

The exhibition will be open to the public, Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The Museum Of The Street will be a exhibition of the 50 years of illustration featuring the work of 38 Toronto illustrators who began their careers in the years between the 1960’s and the mid 1980’s.

Here’s the list of artists in the show…

Jamie Bennett
Huntley Brown
Tak Bui
David Chestnutt
Julius Ciss
Mike Constable
Sylvie Daigneault
Ken Dallison
Will Davis
Sandra Dionisi
Blair Drawson
Bob Fortier
Gail Geltner
James Hill
Roger Hill
Jeff Jackson
Barbara Klunder
Jerzy Kolacz
Anita Kunz
Ted Larson
Ross MacDonald
Doug Martin
Tom McNeely
Joe Morse
Simon Ng
Tomio Nitto
Dennis Noble
Doug Panton
Maureen Paxton
Joe Salina
Gerry Sevier
Peter Swan
James Sweetland
Mark Thurman
Maurice Vellekoop
Richard Whyte
Muriel Wood
Rene Zamic

(Painting by James Hill for the Canadian Opera Company’s 1979/1980 season poster)

Scary Times from Bill Russell

November 3, 2015

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Bill Russell created Scary Times to showcase his interest in skeletons and Day of the Dead culture.

Recently he repurposed images from his best-selling book Dance of Death, published by Reactor in 1987, into posters, prints and other merchandise.

View some images on his FaceBook page.

 

 

Barbara Klunder at David Kaye Gallery

October 27, 2015

Barbara Klunder's Naked Truth

Barbara Klunder’s Naked Truth at David Kaye Gallery
October 29 – November 22, 2015
Meet the artist: Saturday, October 31, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

In Naked Truth BARBARA KLUNDER is showing a number of quick gesture drawings that speak to her love of putting line to paper… and capturing the essence in each pose. Drawing is the basis for all the incredible causes that she has worked on employing her wicked humour and spirited drawing style to great effect.

Blair Drawson and Anita Kunz Showing Erotica

October 23, 2015

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Blair Drawson and Anita Kunz will be exhibiting a number of works exploring the themes of love, lust, and the politics of desire at Charlotte Hale’s small gallery.

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Show runs November 5th – 29th, 2015

Charlotte Hale & Associates
Fine Art, Photography & Design
588 Markham St.
Mirvish Village
Toronto, ON
M6G 2L8
647-527-4253

Bad Cop Illustration Process by Bill Russell

August 7, 2015

This Behance portfolio shows sketches and a final scratchboard illustration by Bill Russell detailing his process illustrating a short story called ‘Bad Cop’.

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Recent Drescher

July 2, 2015

This is a piece Hernik Drescher recently did for art director Soojin Buzelli for Plan Advisor Magazine.

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Fresh Fruit by Sylvie Thamsir

June 11, 2015

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A new still life done with graphite pencil on paper by Sylvie Thamsir.