10.30am
22 June 2017

Orchid Land

Whooli Chen for ELLE Taiwan, June issue 2017. An editorial piece on illustrators’ homeland girls. Whooli's hometown is Yilan, a countryside on northeast Taiwan. The delicately painted illustration features Yilan’s local fruits and well-known orchids in this area. A truly charming insight into Whooli's world. 

10.30am
21 June 2017

Glasto Chic

At the appproach of Glastonbury Festival and the promise of unusually good weather Anna Higgie has her paint brush in hand and is making a mural of it! You can see her artwork at the West Holts bar near the West Holst stage. Big reppin'!

10.30am
19 June 2017

Bus Chat

What do ya know! Notorious artist Ian Bilbey has been snapped up by TFL to create a dynamic poster to ensure their advertising travels. Ian is iconic for his quirky British style and seriously impressive archive of work. We'd hop on your bus any day! 

10.30am
16 June 2017

AOI Winner

Toby Leigh aka Tobatron has got smart observational wit and his genius sees him as 2017 AOI Research Professional Category Winner. Produced for CIA brief "Reframing The Myth' when CIA partnered 40 of its illustrators with 40 of Graeae Theatre Company’s artists to explore their mutual creativity and produce artwork inspired by the experiences of the company’s actors, dancers, writers and directors. This cultural crossover between art and theatre practicioners was an extrodinary exhibition, illuminating some of the challenges that members of the Deaf and disabled community face due to the governments ongoing changes to the benefits system. 

 

10.30am
15 June 2017

Puzzler

He's a man of mysterious and endless imagination, Wilks began writing and illustrating books in 1975. Wilks rocketed to fame following publication of The Ultimate Alphabet in 1986, also publishing The Weather WorksThe Ultimate Spot-the-Difference BookThe Ultimate Noah’s Ark, and more before establishing himself as a novelist with The Mirrorscape Trilogy, a fantasy adventure series. His latest endeavour see his illustrative detail put to the test in puzzle format. In this drawing artist Mike Wilks depicts, at the moment of its crumbling, the fantasy world of Pile, an extravagant place devoid of nature and its grace. Test your skills here!

10.30am
14 June 2017

Estrella Party

We've never seen such a sassy and strong woman and it's all down to Lynnie Zulu and her bold painterly magic. Collaborating with Estrella for their launch of the short film The Little Things, Lynnie helps to depict the important things in life at the launch party for the well known drinks brand. It's important to raise a glass (or a bottle) from time to time.

10.30am
12 June 2017

Courier

Courier have opted for Jonny Wan's distinctive style to cover their issue of Courier. The issue is all about co-founders, the benefits and pitfalls, trials and tribulations of starting up a business as a duo. They have a few companies featured in this months issue including the founders behind itsnicethat. We might have to buy this tasty treat. 

10.30am
9 June 2017

Chicken Crossing

Why did the chicken cross the road? Because TFL commissioned Nishant Choksi (among other CIA artists) to playfully light up their informative posters with some quick witted illustration. You can spot these all over London as you go about your daily business. 

10.30am
8 June 2017

Maps Maps Maps

Tatiana Boyko has taken a small break from creating bespoke packaging to illuminate the neighbourhood of four different areas in Madrid for local beer company Mahou. Here's a peak at two of the four in the series.

 

10.30am
7 June 2017

A B C

Dust studio have been busy creating a chapter of illustration and design as part of their self initiated 'Abecedarium'. They're off to a flying start and have curated A, B and C and we are bloomin' excited to see what's next from this dynamic studio. Take a look and if you wish to receive the printed version please subscribe here – http://mickmarston.du.st/articles/subscribe/