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French Artist Benjamin Lacombe’s Haunting Illustrations for Poe’s Tales of the Macabre

Certain types of literature readily invite gorgeous complementary artwork. Classic fairy tales, for instance, have attracted some magnificent illustrations over the centuries. But arguably the most haunting art for literary-literature is that accompanying the stories of <b>Edgar Allan Poe</b>. Nearly a …

Badass Lady Creatives: Interview with Illustrator Tuesday Bassen

Personal projects are sure to appear on many a designer’s New Years Resolutions list—mine included! To ring in 2014, I talked with kickass …

Taschen’s Jazz: An Illustrated Portrait of New York in the Roaring Twenties

<i>“Jazz is the music of the body,”</i> Anaïs Nin wrote in her diary, <i>“…and the mystery of the withheld theme, known to jazz musicians alone, is like the mystery of our secret life.”</i> From the fine folks of Taschen (♥) — who have given us such visual gems as the world’s best infographics, the best …

Salvador Dalí’s Rare 1975 Illustrations for “Romeo and Juliet”

The greatest literary classics tend to attract a plethora of visual art and graphic tributes. But the highest convergence of text and image happens when an influential artist reimagines an influential piece of literature — take, for instance, Picasso’s 1934 drawings for a naughty ancient Greek …

Previously Unpublished Illustrations From Harry Potter Book Cover/Chapter Artist Mary GrandPré

This is a series of (allegedly) previously unpublished illustrations by Mary GrandPré, the artist responsible for all the American Harry Potter book …

Getting Hired: To Work at Smart Design, Be Organized, Show Your Passion—and Check Out These Four Illustrations

<i>This post is part of our Getting Hired interviews, in which we solicited job-seeking advice from key hiring personnel at LUNAR, IDEO, Philips, BMW</i> …

The Hole Book: Charmingly Illustrated Verses from 1908

Norwegian artist Øyvind Torseter recently brought us <i>The Hole</i> — an exquisitely illustrated existential meditation, incorporating a die-cut hole running through the entire book. It turns out, however, that this wasn’t the first instance of a cover-to-cover hole employed as a storytelling device. More …

Outstanding Illustrations by Sergi Brosa

We had some pretty awesome artworks being featured here at Abduzeedo this week, and there are probably few ways to begin the weekend better than …

10 Gorgeous Illustrations of George Eliot Characters From the Time Before GIFs

Rebecca Mead’s <i>My Life in Middlemarch</i> comes out next week, a personal exploration of the classic novel by a <i>New Yorker</i> staff writer. Obsessions with …

How To Live Like An Illustrator

Ever wonder what it’s like to live like an illustrator? This week’s illustrated how-to gives you a little peek into my daily life. See you next …

Clear Counter Clutter: 10 Inspiring Appliance Garages

Coffee makers, mixers, toasters — they can be quite lovely appliances, but in addition to everything else on your counter, they take up a lot of …

Coffeemakers

Katy Perry's go-to move for flat abs

We have no doubt that Katy Perry will be rocking the Grammys red carpet and stage this Sunday, and we know why. Her trainer, Harley Pasternak, takes …

New Instagram Photos of Everyday Objects Turned into Whimsical Illustrations by Javier Perez | Colossal

<p>Ecuadorean illustrator and art director Javier Pérez (previously) returns with his second installment of clever Instagram Experiments where he turns …

Ordinary Objects Cleverly Interact With Simple Line Drawings

The world is filled with possibilities according to clever Ecuador-based artist Javier Perez. From the graphic designer's perspective, any little object can be redefined to communicate a whimsical idea that will make just about anybody smile.<p>Perez first began his <i>Instagram Experiments</i> last fall with …

InterAct

Beautiful Empowered Women Depicted in Orange Splashes of Paint

In their newest collaboration <i>Splash</i>, street artists Fin DAC and Angelina Christina masterfully paint a trio of gorgeous women on a stretch of wall in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Created over the course of a few days, this latest mural is just one in a series of street art pieces the duo has made together …

SAO

Maiko Takeda’s surreal head pieces - The Fox Is Black

I don’t often have the opportunity to post about hats, but when they look like these from Maiko Takedo, I can’t pass them up. Created for her final …

Typography Mania #220

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submited by our users at …

Typography

Alluring Female Colored Pencil Portraits by Jennifer Healy

In these alluring drawings, American illustrator Jennifer Healy uses colored pencils to blur the lines between fantasy and realism. Her technically stunning approach blends delicate lines into gorgeously detailed feminine portraits that have a dreamlike quality to them. The young faces stare out …

Art

50 Logo Designs by Anagrama

Creative Logos and Logotypes.<p>It’s not the first time I post some work created by Mexican design studio Anagrama and I’m always impressed by the high …

The Synergy of Fashion and Fine Art: MMM Exclusive Interview with Miss Aniela

<b>Scarlet Song</b><p>London-based photographer Natalie Dybisz, better known as Miss Aniela, has amassed a wide collection of images that present a cohesive collaboration of fashion and fine art, blurring the lines between the two. Taking inspiration from a variety of art forms, the photographer tells us, “I …

Brush Strokes

No Room for a Home Workshop? Think Smaller

Maybe it's just that time of year, we're all stuck inside and those of us with incredible talent spend large amounts of time making tiny works of …

Miniature

New in the Shop: Funny Illustrations of Iconic Baldies

London-based Brazilian illustrator, designer, and art director Mr. Peruca has created a fun set of illustrations dubbed <i>Notorious Baldies</i>. The series features the hairless manes of various iconic characters from all corners of pop culture. Presented like a visual game, faces are hidden but it's easy …

Breaking Bad
Clothing

New Powerful Murals by Street Artist Rems 182

Italian artist Emanuele Ronco (better known as Rems 182) of Truly Design produces graffiti works that blur the line between reality and surrealism. His latest creations include portraits that present multiple perspectives of a person's face and hands that tend to blend into one another. There's a …

Art

Into Lauren Tamaki’s Sketchbook - The Fox Is Black

Lauren Tamaki is a Brooklyn based illustrator. She’s worked on some fantastic projects like drawing Rene Redzepi for GQ and making holiday cards for …

Everything Looks Better Embroidered: It's Not Just for Moms and Personalized Hand Towels Anymore

Embroidery might not be groundbreaking or new, but the craft is clearly having a moment. We're not talking about the circular pieces you might see …

Sewing

Best of the Week: Tech News, Videos, Illustrations and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Digital Art

Most Incredible Sculptures of AfrikaBurn 2013

AfrikaBurn is an annual event held in the deserts of the Tankwa Karoo in South Africa that invites artists to display their work and then eventually light it up in a blaze of glory, in true Burning Man fashion. The regional event, which most recently hosted approximately 6,500 people, follows the …

Art