Oriol Jolonch is a self-taught artist with a natural gift to create invented realities. With imagination as his main weapon and the help of photography and digital media, Oriol transports the viewer to magical and surreal worlds, metaphors for the reality we live. Each image is , in itself, a story to discover and feel.
Ecuador-based illustrator and art director Javier Pérez mixes everyday objects with line drawings and turns them into creative art. Really a fun series of photos.
Italian fashion illustrator and fabric designer Cristian Grossi, loves working and experimenting with illustration techniques, textures patterns, abstract design, colours and their contrast with the organic patterns of nature.
Tropical Camou project
Mixed media: watercolor, collage, chinese ink, digital.
American illustrator / graphic designer Alex Solis creates hilarious illustrations with the aid of his hands and/or everyday objects. Without a lot of editing unfinished illustrations come to life with interactive actions.
Quebec-based painter Rafael Sottolichio creates dream-like portraits using vivid colors. His characters appear to float through space while abstract swirls of color surround them. Take a look at some of Sottolichio’s work below. His sense of perspective is dazzling (as his palette).
Sebastien Thibault is an illustrator based in Matane in the Canadian Gaspé Peninsula. With creations playing with symbols and colors, and exploring human relations and technology, his strong portfolio includes works for TIME, The Boston Globe and Rolling Stone Italy.
Graphic designer Catrin Welz-Stein draws inspiration from fantasy, children stories, medieval, jugendstil, folklore and surrealism. She collects old images and illustrations and put them together in Photoshop to create her digital collages. The working process is based on combining and the division of photographs, with removing, filling and retouch.
“Skyart“, a series by French illustrator Thomas Lamadieu who uses the sky in his photographs as an art board for his whimsical doodles.
Italian illustrator Shout aka Alessandro Gottardo has been featured in major newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, TIME, The Economist and Newsweek among others.
His clever minimalist illustrations -making use of only a few simple elements like lines and shapes- convey clear messages with the least amount of graphics.