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I hate Berlin, I love Berlin illustrations by a South Korean expat

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Tuesday 16 June 2015

If you’ve ever moved to a different country, you’ll soon find out that while the grass is sometimes greener on the other side, there are certain things that will never feel like home. South Korean artist Sunkyong moved to Berlin and found this out, so she illustrated her experience in the series, I hate Berlin, […]

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There are two kinds of people in this world: which one are you?

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Thursday 11 June 2015

There are two kinds of people in this world – those that love The Beatles and those that have never heard of them. And so the game begins.

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Kiwis try to label the different parts of Australia and the stereotypes are hilarious

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Friday 5 June 2015

In a recent BuzzFeed article, a bunch of New Zealanders were given a blank map of Australia and were asked to label the empty spaces, showing their neighbours what they really thought about them.

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Hypnotic doodles of artist and illustrator Sophie Roach

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Friday 29 May 2015

A couple of months ago we showed you what was inside the sketch books of artists around the world. Well, add this artist and illustrator to the list.

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Coffee cups are transformed into works of art by this Aussie illustrator

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Friday 29 May 2015

Someone get this man a city building to doodle on, stat! Aussie illustrator Adrian Hogan is based in Tokyo and he’s found a little niche in the field of illustration. His canvas is a simple coffee cup and his muse is the lively city of Tokyo.

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Be whisked away into a magical starry world with these dazzling images

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Monday 18 May 2015

Surreal. Magical. Awe-inspiring. Kent MacDonald’s artwork reminds us of the beauty we find in this world and the beautiful people we meet along the way.

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Artist illustrates unique words that have no other translations elsewhere

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Friday 15 May 2015

In her series ‘Untranslatable Words’, UK-based artist Marija Tiurina visualizes unique words that have no translations in other languages. Collected from various countries, the words convey all-too familiar situations and experiences that amazingly even the English language – with its over one million words – fails to translate.

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Illustrations perfectly capture how women feel during their periods

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Monday 11 May 2015

So that’s why they’re so cranky during that time of the month. Rhode Island School of Design student, Layla Ehsan, has come up with an on-going series of illustrations that visualizes the torture women go through during menstruation.

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Illustrator continues to hilariously torture his cartoon character with his bare hands

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Friday 8 May 2015

When we last saw Chicago-based artist Alex Solis, he was engaged in battle with his interactive cartoon character. Now he’s back with more gruesome illustrations, showing us the continuation of his funny series, ‘Inkteraction’.

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What’s inside the sketch books of artists around the world?

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Thursday 7 May 2015

You’re not the only person who’s wondered what someone is doodling in their sketchbook on the train. A Brooklyn-based organization called the Sketchbook Project has collected more than 30,000 sketchbooks to reveal just what everyone is doodling in all areas of the globe.

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Illustrations explain what different Australian idioms actually mean

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Friday 1 May 2015

Flat out like a drinking lizard? Mad as a cut snake? Popular Aussie idioms can get pretty confusing (not to mention really wacky), that’s why travel site ‘HotelClub’ and illustrator Jared Atkins have come up with a series of delightful illustrations that explain some of them.

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Watching famous logos recreated with calligraphy pens is just captivating

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Friday 1 May 2015

This is what you call typography porn. London-based calligrapher Seb Lester masterfully recreates famous logos entirely freehand. Armed with only calligraphy pens and a steady hand, he manages to draw the identities for companies like Converse, Ferrari, Coca-Cola, and the New York Times.

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All the buildings in Sydney, illustrated beautifully by Aussie artist James Hancock

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Thursday 30 April 2015

James Hancock is one of those illustrators who makes drawings so unique and quirky, you just can’t turn away from them. He ‘panics that he may not be able to draw everything in the world… at least once’, which is why Hancock has finally released an incredible ode to his hometown of Sydney, Australia, complete with all the quirks we’ve come to know from this Aussie illustrator.

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An illustrated collection of all of Don Draper’s conquests

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Friday 17 April 2015

Who hasn’t Don Draper slept with? This Mad Men character might be the founding partner of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t have time to roll around in the hay once in a while.

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These calligraphic logos of heroes and villains look even better than the originals

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Tuesday 14 April 2015

What would the logos of famous superheroes and villains look like if you updated them with modern calligraphy? Mexico-based graphic designer David Milan explores this question with his series of pop culture calligraphic logos.

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