Interview with Rutu Modan

Such a lovely interview with the hugely talented Rutu Modan to announce her inclusion in a wonderful publication. You can hear all about her inspirations and her approach to this particular challenge. The publication ‘It’s Up to Us’ is a beautiful, international collaboration between artists in pursuit of getting the environmental message heard.
Well worth a listen!

May Your Life be Deliciosa

A beautiful collaboration between the very talented Loris Lora and the wonderful Michael Genhart, this gorgeous publication hit the shelves at the end of last week.  A story of family, tradition, food and love that will warm your heart and inspire young readers to build a delicious life!

Congratulations to Sarah Gibb

Congratulations to the super talented Sarah Gibb on her inclusion into this year’s British Book Design and Production Awards shortlist.  This sumptuous book, ‘Step Inside Homes Through History’ was commissioned by the wonderful Nosy Crow for the National Trust and it is packed with fascinating insights into the way we once lived.

Beautiful Label by Ailsa Johnson

Gorgeous new illustration by the very talented Ailsa Johnson.

The Girl Who’s Afraid of Touching People

Exquisitely beautiful and yet powerful, this full-length animation by Liang Hsin Hiang is now online in full for the first time. Entitled, ‘The Girl Who’s afraid of Touching People’ it deals with a girl who is on a personal journey to overcome fears of the past and embark on a new beginning.

A Night at the Opera with Jun Cen

Jun Cen’s recent piece for the New Yorker on Kaija Saariaho’s, work ‘Innocence’ exudes all the power and truth of the opera itself. Taking place over to parallel periods of time, it deals with wounds of the past and the act of letting go. Jun has been able to get to grips with the complexity of the narrative beautifully.  Again. Inspirational stuff.

Onmyoji images by Kuri Huang

Fabulous new illustrations by Kuri Huang for Onmyoji card game. Kuri’s palette never ceases to amaze and inspire.

 

Awards at 3×3 International Illustration

We are delighted to announce that the marvelous Cat O’Neil was awarded 4 merits at the recent 3X3 International Illustration Awards.  A huge and well-deserved accolade and we couldn’t be more thrilled for her.

American Illustration 40 Selection

Such a wonderful start to the week. Our hugely talented illustrators made another great showing at American Illustration this year. Cat O’Neil, Joe Morse and Hanoch Piven have all had work selected by the American Illustration 40 judges. This prestigious accolade not only builds careers but cements their names firmly in the creative hall of fame. Congratulations to all the artists who made the selection this year.

Magazine Cover

Fresh New cover art for Youth Magazine by Jun Cen this week.