24 illustrations masterpiece
Many artists ingeniously used the usual materials, creating true masterpieces oil painting or watercolor, but there are those who are closely in any framework. They are equally confident are holding a brush, a pen camera and a graphics tablet. They violate all the rules, mix a variety of materials and techniques, feel free to use all the features of traditional materials and modern technology. Their main purpose - to express ideas and tell a story. Illustration - a unique form of art, where everything is possible. And every day it becomes more and more talented artists who can say something new and surprise us.
We offer a plunge into the work of the best Russian and foreign illustrators.
The Amazing Worlds Alex Andreev
Tsunami (left). Under the clouds (right).
Russian artist and illustrator Alex Andreev paints amazing worlds, fantastic and bright: the huge turtles, flying ships and creatures, as if descended from the paintings of Salvador Dali.
Furry and not so characters Bobby Chiu
The aliens among us (on the left). Bear in flight (right).
Bobby Chiu began his professional career at age 17, participating in the development of Disney toys and Warner Brothers. He is now the creative director of his own studio Imaginism Studios, which is based in Toronto (Canada), and continues to draw a cute and funny characters.
Fantastic Sergey Kolesov subjects
Drunken God (left). Laboratory (right).
Sergey Kolesov lives and works in the Czech Republic, in cooperation with the computer studio and drawing a little weird, but deep work. Unusual camera angles, plastic machinery and muted colors that characterize his style, add up to an interesting and often a little sad illustration.
Funny Denis Zilber characters
Chalamala playing the flute.
Merry Christmas! (left). Spring (right).
Denis Zilber - illustrator with the formation of an animator, his drawings - a whole history, where in one "frame" can be found the story, think of the eyeballs and the culmination. Funny characters, careful work with detail and unfailing sense of humor - that's what attracts illustrations Denis Zilber. And in an interview he tells about himself is no less interesting.
Emotional schedule Leschi Kurbatov
Lesch Kurbatov creates his amazing work, combining a variety of techniques: watercolor, photography, digital art. But they always present a lot of feelings and emotions, they are full of symbols and feelings, whether illustrations for the magazine "Snob" or a news site. In this work the author would like to immerse yourself with the head - so much to them all: sensitive, weightless, the vulnerable.
The World in detail by Mattias Adolfsson
But in the works of Swedish illustrator Mattias Adolfsson can be lost for another reason: his illustrations filled with a stunning amount of detail! All of these items, people, creatures and machines drawn pen and watercolor, but they really are tightened, they want to consider, consider ...
The irony and sarcasm Rafael Alvarez
Fresh misinformation (on the right).
Bold and ironic illustrations Rafael Alvarez can be found in a variety of publications - from Playboy to children's books and comics. Technique, style and, of course, constant irony make his work recognizable.
With humor about life - Vladimir Kozak
Highway in the city.
Vladimir Kozak - professional illustrator from Tver, but in addition to high-quality advertising works he creates and Funny topical illustrations most ordinary Russian life. Ironically, but still good-naturedly.
About games and not only
Mill10ners (left). Night walking geeks (right).
Jacob Erich likes to draw illustrations for computer games, but not limited to the traditional for this style orcs, warriors in armor and girls. In addition artifacts to games and applications (The Settlers, Dota 2, etc.), It draws funny characters and their stories.
An artist who draws happiness
A little cold, a lot of heat (to the left). First Valentine (right).
Pascal Campion - American artist whose work has definitely beat all records of the goodness. His illustrations are incredibly popular in the network, and the artist is known worldwide. Because he speaks a language understandable without words - language of the heart.
Volumetric illustration Irma Gryunholts
The maid of honor (on the left). Night (right).
When office work bored even the creative director of an advertising agency, creativity begins. Irma Gryunholts, graphic designer and illustrator, has decided not to remain in the two-dimensional or three-dimensional digital space, and create their own stories and characters in the real 3D. Its quiet operation are made of clay and clay, they are bulky and very lively!
People, animals and superheroes Max Kostenko
Monster of Paradise Falls.
Max Kostenko - professional illustrator from Moscow. His work - is illustrations for books and magazines, animated films and a variety of projects. And no matter what he painted - commercial illustrations or funny stories from the life of his characters - his works are distinguished by constant technology and good humor.