Melbourne-based Lure Graphics is a graphic design studio with an uncommon approach. Founded by 23-year-old graphic designer Melissa Pepers, their effervescent and successful concepts are inspired by life. The eye-catching logo featured here, designed for vending machine company Candy Solutions, demonstrates Lure Graphics’ avant-garde process. Beginning with handcrafted letterforms created from toothpaste, the company’s monogram […]
Dunya Atay is a visual artist who works with different mediums across various branches of art – from illustration to graphic design, street art to sculpture. Image creation through line art is her biggest love. You can find her works in some nice publications such as Lurzer’s Archive 2011/12 Best Illustrators, Fresh 3 Cutting Edge Illustrations and Quatro Publishing-Digital Illustration.
New York artist Jazzberry Blue uses bright colors and playful pop culture references. His work has crazy titles like ‘Gum, Drugs and Coca Cola (gifts under 5$ for the witchdoctor who has absolutely everything)’. It’s bold, graphic and fun.
Wu Yimeng is a graphic designer from Berlin who works on book layouts and print for cultural events. Having been in Paris and Berlin after growing up in Shanghai, her rich cultural background blends elegant Chinese tradition with real and digital paint. Her work feels well-balanced, light and playful. Her series of posters for the Berlin Confucius Insitute – the Chinese Cultural center – is remarkable for its theme and approach: objects of daily life bring a visual warmth while standing there without people around.
Sometimes we are missing opportunities just because we don’t know they are out there. Well, this has to be stopped. If you want to be constantly updated with photography, illustration, animation and graphic design competitions, Graphic Competition is the right website to take an eye on. A collector of good quality competitions of all creative […]
My friends recently set up a platform for collaborative graphic design around the globe. It comes with a suitably kickass format: basically, its themed exchange rounds bring a slamming alliance of five graphic designers together every month, who them proceed to rewarp each other’s designs. OuterEdit will launch only on July 17 this year, but […]
Graphic designer Craig Ward has stepped into the world of directing. In a new video for British composer Ryan Teague, Ward and his team create a groundbreaking work using electromegnetic fields, sub zero temperatures, and 2000 volts of electricity to grow their very own icicles. Take a few moments, put on some headphones, and prepare to trip out on this mysteriously […]
Pittsburgh-based Sapling Press is the brainchild of graphic designer Lisa Krowinski. Her wonderfully witty letterpress cards and stationary showcase her dry sense of humour and never fail to make me chuckle.
Designfirst is a creative studio located in Belgium, renowned for their meticulous approach to design and project management skills. Considering involvement of design in the heart of companies as guarantee of quality and innovation – because it serves the objectives of the company and also its strategy – the studio helps companies to open new business perspectives around their brand image and client relationships.
Niark1′s new posters have just been released and are now available at Sergeant Paper. The artist known for his colorful and geometric little monsters introduced those five new giclee prints in Aix-En-Provence for the Second Nature exhibition, where he also painted some wonderful walls.
Some people procrastinate, some people are productive. Serial design addict, Megan Matsuoka, defines effort and creativity by creating 100 posters for 100 days. Her style for this project consists of life advice and inspirational words combined with clean, modern, European sleekness. Her project is inspiring for us to create something everyday.
Mind State is one of those amazing but under-rated illustrators. When I first came across his work, I fell in love with it right away. Those bright colours and crazy symbols just blow my mind. I think his best work is his Mandala collection. Finally, a series of illustrations with meaning and culture, without skulls and half-naked girls.
Wasted Rita is a graphic designer and illustrator based in Portugal who describes herself as a ‘rough mix between Jesus Christ and punk-rock’. Rita is having her second-ever solo show, Fuck You World. I’m Out, between April 28 and May 24 at Ó! Galeria in Porto. And, yes, her artwork contains a healthy amount of obscenities.