Illustration

Magnificent Drone Film Takes You to a Mountaintop in New Zealand

Man and Drone braved inclement weather and broken machinery to capture "The Summit."<p>Drone cinematography and visual splendor are seemingly synonymous in the digital age. Technological advancements have enhanced the production value of live performances and enabled artists to achieve truly …

New Zealand

Life Is Tender (and a Little Awkward) in the Paintings of Kelly Bjork

Painter Kelly Bjork's aesthetic is austerity with a little eccentricity.<p>A young man in a red, Western-style shirt sits quietly next to an older woman in a hospital bed, both their expressions calm and serene. A gaggle of middle-aged women traipse around an indoor swimming pool, their faces wearing …

Art

Artist Shares What Every Day Is Like With His Wife In Comic Illustrations

“Every morning…” Image Yehuda Adi Devir and featured with permission<p><b>Illustrator and graphic design duo</b> Yehuda Adi Devir and Maya share more than just …

Comics

Federico Babina's PORTRART Illustrations Tells a Story Within a Portrait

Federico Babina, the illustrator behind the series of popular architectural interpretations including ARCHITALE and ARCHIPLAY, has just released his …

How to Draw Attention to Important Moments in Your Comic with Smart Coloring

In this week’s comic masterclass Strip Panel Naked, we see how Matt Wilson enhances the sci-fi spectacle in ‘Paper Girls.’<p>A strange device hums in a basement. A group of tough and plucky paper girls investigate. Boom! Something goes wrong with the device, and when they creep out of the basement and …

Graphic Novels

These Handcrafted Collages Are Hopelessly Lost in Thought

Antique portrait subjects reveal their inner thoughts in øjeRum’s evocative layered works.<p>An untrained artist from Copenhagen shows off a deftness with tone and mood combining archival images and scenes from nature. The artist, who goes by øjeRum on his Instagram, weaves together antique portraits …

A New Magazine for Women Photographers Celebrates the Female Gaze

She Shoots Film is a new indie fine art magazine featuring film photography by women.<p>Female photographers are taking back their medium.<p>The collective She Shoots Film recently launched their first print magazine, giving a physical space to female photographers who are interested in film …

Art

Kickstarting gorgeous, illustrated slipcased classics with art from Pope, Shimuzu and Sienkiewicz

Zachary Zmith writes, "A Kickstarter is funding beautifully-designed and illustrated editions of classic stories, with illustrations from Paul Pope, …

Artist Examines American Media Through Photorealist Charcoal Drawings

Robert Longo has been drawing photographic images of America for nearly five decades.<p>A rolling wave crests across three separate panels of a monochromatic triptych, carrying a boatful of refugees as they careen over water. The image is taken from a piece of Doctors Without Borders publicity …

A Net Artist Pokes Fun at Skincare Ads With Distorted Self Portraits

The 33rd issue of FELT Zine features collage works by Ukrainian artist Sofia Vet a.k.a. Pakhlavamedovaya.<p><i>Every Saturday, Creators premieres a new issue from net art platform and artist collective FELT Zine.</i><p>It's best to look at the varied, digitally manipulated faces of Ukrainian artist Sofia Vet, …

Art

Watch this Electronic Music Video Where Crop Circles Morph Into Craggy Peaks

Clark’s song, "Peak Magnetic," showcases a haunting butterfly effect.<p>Spinning on an invisible axis gaining speed and complexity per each 180º rotation, a dance video and art performance combination experiments with the shapes of the human body. With ritualistic undertones, and sleek costume design,</i> …

Crop Circles

Gorgeous Digital Artworks by Magdalena Radziej

It's awesome to find an artist's portfolio filled with gorgeous digital artworks, such as these by Polish illustrator Magdalena Radziej. She comes up …

Art

Vision Illustrated Provides A Glimpse Of The Creative Process

There are no shortages of books and websites displaying fantastical artwork. <i></i>But <i>Vision Illustrated</i>, edited by <b>Hugo Bravo</b>, stands out from the crowd by …

Miles Davis's Birthday: Better with These Jazzy GIFs

Watch an endless jazz band for the digital age in these GIFs.<p>If Miles Davis were alive today, what would be his go-to reaction GIF? These are the kinds of thoughts that occur to us on what would have been the Prince of Darkness's 91st. Assuming he kept up with the latest in digital communication, …

Jazz

Brutally Honest Comics Will Mercilessly Quash Your Expectations With Reality

Image by jsarginson94 and featured with permission<p><b>Remember how badly</b> you wanted to be grown-up as a child? Be careful of what you wish for, because …

Comics

THE WHIRLIGIG

<b>BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway</b> …

Artist Reimagines Classical Paintings with Pop Culture Characters

Digital artist Lothlenan is transforming classical paintings into the ultimate fan fantasies by placing favorite anime, cartoon, and video game characters into these elaborate scenes. Revamping iconic artwork from the 18th and 19th centuries, Lothlenan cleverly inserts these contemporary figures, …

Artists

Mattias Adolfsson And His Fountain Pens

Mattias Adolfsson is a Swedish illustrator who uses fountain pens for detailed drawings. I became enchanted with his work via Fountain Pen Network …

Design and Illustration by John Larigakis

Stunning illustrations and design by the multi-talented John Larigakis.<p>John Larigakis is an art director, illustrator, and graphic designer who lives …

Graphic Design

Anime Architecture: the epic illustrated backdrops of Ghost in the Shell, Akira and Metropolis

When <i>Akira</i> came out in 1988, Japanese anime was heralded globally for its epic illustrated worlds depicting dystopian megacities and urban sprawl. In …

Anime

This artist combines real photos and turns them into amazing digital art

From time to time, we get to see really masterful digital art. The young Ukranian digital artist brings together photography and digital art, reality …

Digital Art

A Gorgeous, Handmade 3D Paper Craft Illustration Inspired By ‘The Little Prince’

In a world that is increasingly run by computers, creating things the old-school way—by hand—can yield wonderful and surprising results.<br>Based in Sao …

Paper Craft

Twin Peaks Comes to Portland with a Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion Mural

Pairs perfectly with the dreamy Twin Peaks soundtrack.<p>Portland residents were recently able to take a seat inside the Black Lodge's extradimensional red room from <i>Twin Peaks</i>, the David Lynch-helmed cult series that recently began its third season on Showtime. With a technique we've seen from the …

Street Art

Thousands Of Artists Are Drawing, Posting Mer-People On Instagram This ‘#MerMay’

Image by egorod and featured with permission<p><b>When the artistic community</b> comes together on social media, you can expect nothing short of beautiful and …

PDT

Graphic Design and Beautiful Illustration work by Nuria Madrid

Nuria Madrid published a series of beautiful artworks from her latest graphic design projects on her Behance Profile. They feature super clean 3D …

Graphic Design

Classical Paintings Are Getting A Geeky Makeover And It’s Better Than The Original

If you're a geek extraordinaire and can't even deal with how flipping cool these paintings are, you're in luck - Lothlenon currently operates a …

Design

The Power Of Emotional Design: Including Illustrations Into Your Projects

As designers, we often use imagery that resonates with our audience. Yet, often we also end up with stock photos and generic icons that come across …

Web Design

Affordable robot drawing arm brings computer sketches to life on paper

Using a pen or paintbrush, this small WiFi-connected robot arm is able to recreate on paper, whatever you draw on a touchscreen device.<p>The portable …

Robots

My Dads Creates Incredibly Detailed Drawings

www.facebook.com<p>So this is Etching Piece (one Of many) that my dad made, I just want the world to see how gifted he is!<p>Show Full Text<p>More info: …

Dads

I Programmed A Robot To Draw Single Line Drawings With A Pen

Because it all started with a simple line I called my shop LinesLab.<p>Here is one of the styles I implemented. These drawings are made with one single …