Colin See Paynton – Pure Nature

The work of Colin See-Paynton is truly remarkable in its detail and beauty. His Wood Engravings, held in many major collections, display a love and understanding of nature as well as the skill of a master engraver.

Illustration ⋅ July 20, 2016

Renzo Picasso – cloudscratchers

Renzo Picasso (1880–1975) was an Italian architect, engineer, and urban planner and designer.

Architecture ⋅ July 14, 2016

Lauren Harris – revelation

Lawren Stewart Harris, CC (October 23, 1885 – January 29, 1970) was a Canadian painter.

Artists ⋅ July 11, 2016

François Schuiten – Quarks

François Schuiten (born 26 April 1956) is a Belgian comic book artist. He is best known for drawing the series Les Cités Obscures.

Fantasy Art ⋅ June 29, 2016

Tomás Sánchez – Unity in diversity

Tomás Sánchez was born on May 22, 1948 in Aguada de Pasajeros, in the province of Cienfuegos, Cuba.

Artists ⋅ June 20, 2016

the ‘Macclesfield Alphabet Book’

A collection of 14 different sets of specimen initials or letters in alphabetical order in Gothic script of the 15th century,

Typography ⋅ June 12, 2016

SON LUX – Cage Of Bones

Ryan Lott, known by his stage name Son Lux, is an American musician who was born in Denver, Colorado, United States, and is based in New York.

Music ⋅ May 28, 2016

Edward S. Curtis – Trace of the Past

Edward Sheriff Curtis (February 16, 1868 – October 19, 1952) was an American ethnologist and photographer of theAmerican West and of Native American peoples.

Photography ⋅ May 16, 2016

GEORGE SHIRAS – IN THE HEART OF THE DARK NIGHT

A keen observer of the animal world and a pioneer of wildlife photography,

Photography ⋅ May 15, 2016

Barry Moser- A River Runs Through it

Barry Moser (born 1940) is an artist, known as a printmaker and illustrator of numerous works of literature.

Illustration ⋅ May 14, 2016

Robert McCall – The Spirit of Challenger

Robert Theodore McCall (December 23, 1919 – February 26, 2010) was a conceptual artist, known particularly for his works of space art.

Fantasy Art ⋅ May 2, 2016

Hideaki Anno-Neon Genesis Evangelion

Hideaki Anno (庵野 秀明 born May 22, 1960 in Ube, Yamaguchi) is a Japanese animator,

Futurist ⋅ April 29, 2016

Yakov Chernikhov-Constructivism

Yakov Georgievich Chernikhov (Яков Георгиевич Чернихов) (5 (17) December 1889 in Pavlograd, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire (now Pavlohrad, Ukraine) – 9 May 1951 in Moscow, Soviet Union) was a constructivist architect andgraphic designer. His books on architectural design published in Leningrad between 1927 and 1933 are amongst the most innovatory texts (and illustrations) of their

Architecture ⋅ April 21, 2016

Sydenham Edwards – Botanical Register

Sydenham Teast Edwards (1768 – 8 February 1819) was a natural history illustrator.

Illustration ⋅ April 10, 2016

Franz Sedlacek – New Objectivity

Franz Sedlacek (1891–1945) was an Austrian painter who belonged to the tradition known as “New Objectivity” (“neue Sachlichkeit”), an artistic movement similar to Magical Realism. At the end of the Second World War he “disappeared” as a soldier of the Wehrmacht somewhere in Poland.

Artists ⋅ March 28, 2016

VICTOR PAPANEK – DESIGN FOR REAL

Special thanks to all the people who gave me the opportunity to make designs for causes I believe in. My wish is to have more opportunities like these in the future.

Books ⋅ March 14, 2016

Martin Lewis – Quiet

Martin Lewis (1881–1962) was born in Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia on 7 June 1881. He was the second of eight children and had a passion for drawing.

Noir ⋅ March 7, 2016

Ivan Bilibin – Alkonost

Ivan Bilibin was born in Tarkhovka, a suburb of St. Petersburg. He studied in 1898 at Anton Ažbe Art School in Munich, then under Ilya Repin in St. Petersburg.

Illustration ⋅ February 29, 2016

Carl Otto Czeschka-Last February

Carl Otto Czeschka (22 October 1878, Vienna — 30 July, 1960, Hamburg) was an Austrian painter and graphic designer associated with the Wiener Werkstätte.

Artists ⋅ February 13, 2016

Federica Galli – i wish

Federica Galli was a prominent figure in the art of engraving in Italy. She passed away on the 6th February 2009 and entrusted her artistic legacy to a Foundation bearing her name. This Foundation was set up on the 17th July 2010 in Milan and it pursues the objective of safeguarding the name and work

Uncategorized ⋅ January 31, 2016