Debut Art is delighted to let you know that Derek Brazell & Jo Davies Making Great Illustration book is about to be published by A&C Black this week (November in USA).The combination of face to face interviews, amazing artwork and portrait and studio photographs have produced a great book with a selection of Debut artists featured including Alex Trochut, Oliver Jeffers, and Paul Davis.Check out the blog about the book and their experiences travelling to interview the illustrators.
Tim Ellis for the second year in succession has been working with the guys at White Gate Design on The Chartered Institute of Marketings 2011/12 Training Directory. This time around time has created all the illustrations for the brochure and the results look fantastic, you can see more of the spreads on our Flickr page and also in Tim's folio here, here and here.
Intersection x Honda x Eley KishimotoEley Kishimoto have created a print which accompanies their new S/S 11/12 collection ready for Paris Fashion Week, and have produced a car cover upholstery and a motion Graphic for Intersection. Honda and Intersection present the "Honda CR-Z Intersection" coupé, a multi-faceted contemporary automobile.Eley Kishimoto were commissioned by Intersection to design a special pattern to show a subtle symbol of the technology of the Honda hybrid. This "eco-flower" is on a repeated light of the rear window, announcing to others road users your level of eco-driving.The opportunity arose to work with Honda on a limited series of "Honda CR-Z Intersection", and Intersection were keen to offer the best of their know-how in Car Detailing. The CR-Z coupé has been completely redesigned as a contemporary design object collaborating with Eley Kishimoto to look at the interior, with an outdoor sand-colored opaque unique, created with CARIZZMA by RM, which...
Gabriel Moreno created the beautiful cover illustration for the latest in the Taschen 'Illustration Now' series. The book features 'Today's most exciting illustrators, from A to Z' and is a collection of groundbreaking work by 150 illustrators from over 30 countries.
Mac Premo's Dumpster Project is the result of quandary. Faced with the prospect of throwing his stuff away, Mac decided instead that each object was to fulfill its ostensible destiny: it would see life as art. Rather than the dumpster as trash mechanism, Mac has converted a 30-foot long industrial dumpster into an exhibition space where each object is discretely displayed. In conjunction with the installation, Mac has embarked on the ambitious task of cataloguing each and every item for the project’s blog. Each day an entry featuring an item is revealed and includes a photograph of the item taken by Mac, accompanied by a description of its significance along with its dimensions. Through these daily entries, the visitor quickly gains an understanding of Mac’s aesthetic, quirks, sense of humor, love of family, and sense of self.You can see a video of Mac explaining the project here, and more work from his folio here.
Congratulations to Stephan Walter for becoming one of this years ADC Young Guns winners.ADC Young Guns® is the only international, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies today’s vanguard of young creative professionals age 30 or younger.Judged on a body of both professional and personal work by a jury of past ADC Young Guns winners, this year’s class represents an impressive global roster of young talent in the fields of graphic design, illustration, advertising and art direction, photography, environmental design, film, animation & video, interactive design, sound design, product design and typography. Entries for the YG9 competition were received from 43 countries.