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Mighty Pen
Toyota 4 Runner
Climate Change 5 / Federal Agency For Civic Education Germany
Headphones Motion / Union Coffee
Typing
Love Bytes
University of Bath Prospectus 2017
Swan / Porsche China
The Cosmic Herald
There's No Place Like Home / Empire
New York Map
Lewis Hamilton
The Starless Sea / Erin Morgenstern / Knopf Doubleday
Kite / Entresto
Star Wars High Republic
8 Bishops Gate Film
Up And Above
Book Hive 2
Yes Fam!
Invader 1
Focus / IFC
Rocking Horse Knight
Ali / Portraits
Warrior Series
Banzai Poster 1/ Toyota
Shibietrain NFT 2021
No Work and All Play / Personal Work
Extreme-e / Red Bulletin
Psychedelia / Preacher
Start Making Sense
Kafka the Hypochondriac / Aeon
Nanodevices / Trinity College Dublin
Wired US 19 04 Motion
VW Beetle
Iron Man
No More War Bomb
Top Docs / Chicago Magazine
Eroica Limburg Poster
Clock / Porsche Magazine Animation
Clock / Porsche Magazine Cover
Hello Sanrio 2017
Jack Absolute Files Again / The National Theatre
Romana Sambvca
Irish Distilleries / Golf Magazine
Rising Medicare Costs / The New York Times
Mind Over Matter / SLT Conference
Wagner The Ring Of The Nibelung Cover
Lifeforce
Is Consciousness Fundamental To The Cosmos
Chinatown
Ultra Mono Logo / Idles
Landscape / Resorts World Las Vegas
Saturn Sun / Self-Initiated
FUJIFILM 2 2021
50 Years Of The Godfather / The New York Times
Pole Vault
AI Security Cover / Rapaport Magazine
Brainstorms / University of Miami Medicine Magazine
Why Couldn't Anybody Cancel Dolce & Gabbana / New York Magazine
New New New New New Extra Crunchy
Cult of Freedom / Globe Skateboards
Science in Shorts Award / Nature Awards 2
La Jetée Alternative Movie Poster
New Girl
Super Bowl / Miller Lite
MDI & TADO / Sheffields Childrens Hospital
Membership Handbook cover / English Heritage
Umbrella / Johnnie Blonde
Problem Solving / Deloitte
Stuff / TIME Magazine
1 / Milken Institute Review
Brecon Rhythms 1
Strengthen Savings / Which Money? Magazine
Nitehawk
AI And Robotics Motion / Nature Website
Calendar
Mazinger / Mecha
Land of Tigers / Korean National Folk Museum 5
Hey Hey My My
Marie Claire 2019
Castor Casket
1 / Dom Shov EP Covers 2
Pantera

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Bekologic / Folio Society

"It’s the end of the world as we know it …" - Kurt Vonnegut. Joonho Ko (Bekologic) worked with the Folio Society to illustrate their new edition of Kurt Vonnegut's renowned novel 'Cat's Cradle'. The illustrations range from interior page illustrations, slipcover and pattern designs and a striking binding.

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Introducing Pablo Hurtado de Mendoza

We are delighted to announce that Debut Art now represents Madrid based illustrator Pablo Hurtado de Mendoza. Pablo has worked as a freelance illustrator since he graduated, developing changes and evolving his style whilst trying to express his own vision of the world through his art. While studying design, Pablo developed an interest in negative space and graphic elements, which ended up shaping his illustration style. His work can be distinguished by the use of visual metaphors and modern graphic language mixed with a more traditional sense of art. Thematically, he explores issues from urban spaces and contemporary life, in both a physical and psychological context.

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The Red Dress / Disney Anniversary Posters

The Red Dress were commissioned by Disney Pixar to create celebratory anniversary posters for several of their most-loved films. 'Finding Dory', 'Monsters Inc.' and 'Toy Story' reached their 5th, 20th and 25th anniversaries respectively in 2021, and Disney Pixar requested The Red Dress to create a poster for each following a particular art style. 'Finding Dory' and 'Toy Story' followed a film noir theme, whilst 'Monsters Inc.' was influenced by vintage 'Wish You Were Here' postcards. The resulting artworks were released on social media in conjunction with the production companies' celebrations of these landmarks. They demonstrate The Red Dress' adeptness at executing quintessential and well known eras of art in a contemporary fashion.

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Jordi Ros / Gorillas Campaign

Jordi Ros was commissioned by the ACE B.V for Gorillas, a grocery delivery service. Jordi created the key visual for their nationwide outdoor and digital campaign in the Netherlands, creating both a still and motion graphic to make the most of print and digital media platforms.

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BloodBros. / New Hokkaido Packaging

Emile aka. BloodBros. was commissioned via Sally Morrow Creative to create a suite of packaging designs for craft beer brand New Hokkaido. BloodBros. has now worked with New Hokkaido on several new designs, the latest being for their latest release Daruma IPA. Emile's knowledge of, fascination with and lived experience of Japanese culture has been a constant cornerstone of his work, and is utilised at its fullest fluency here. His appreciation of an understanding of the many creatures, characters and symbolic figures from Japanese folklore and fables are rendered in his signature clean and fresh style.

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Debut Art / Agents for Change

Début Art is extremely proud to be one of the founding member agencies of Agents for Change. It is widely recognised that there is a problem around representation in the creative fields, which given the reach and consumption of its outputs has harmful effects on society as well as missed opportunities for individual people and businesses. Agents for Change are taking action to demystify the industry and improve pathways into it. Agents for Change's current offerings include free portfolio reviews open exclusively to those belonging to typically under-represented groups, honest and open Q&A events, a series of published interviews with established creatives to share their journeys and inspire others, and a central directory of grants and other organisations that can help. We are currently also working on a school outreach plan, and a set of resources and guides about illustration and the surrounding creative industry to be released later this year. Enormous thanks are due to Grand ...

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Introducing Nicky Ackland-Snow

Inspired by stories imagined within found ephemera from the past, Nicky is passionate about creating new meanings from old contexts. Her work has a strong conceptual base and uses typography and metaphor to create layers of visual poetry. The technicolour utopianism of the 1950’s has inspired a feel-good approach to her illustration, projecting hopefulness and fun. Having actively engaged in editorial and publishing projects for the illustration industry over the last 30 years, Nicky has also been inspired by a range of opportunities in the commercial art world. Working in the arenas of festival branding, international product merchandising, illustrated commercial interiors and authorship, Nicky embraces all possible outlets for her work. Nicky has a BA in Graphic Design from Bath School of Art which helped to mould an illustrational approach with a strong base in design principles. She lives, works and lectures in the South West of the UK and continues to scour the flea markets, auc...

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Début Art is proud to have been appointed to act as artists' representatives (agents) by a highly selected grouping of some of the world's finest and most original illustrators, motion artists, motion studios and illustrative designers. Début Art represents over 140 outstanding, highly artistic individuals and studios working around the world across almost all visual communications fields including: advertising, design, corporate, experiential, book publishing, magazine publishing and educational publishing.

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