Ilana Kohn Reader Find

By Ilana Kohn in New Illustration on Friday 6 February 2009

UK artist Wirrow creates some nicely childlike, ethereal work smudging, dragging and delicately managing his charcoal to rather nice darkly dreamlike effect.

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Howard Tangye

Kira Heuer Reader Find

By Kira Heuer in New Art on Wednesday 26 November 2008

Clothing designer, artist and teacher, Howard Tangye gives us a cool look at models. The etched lines draw out a specific moment in time and the eyes seem to be sharing a conversation, listening to someone go on. You can almost predict what they are about to say, responding to you in a manor of compassion, yet keeping their guard up at the same time.

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Cornelia O’Donovan

Ilana Kohn Reader Find

By Ilana Kohn in New Illustration on Wednesday 12 November 2008

There’s such a heartfelt, spontaneous quality to the work of UK artist Cornelia O’Donovan. Everything she creates is so wonderfully raw and honest that just looking at her work, you get the feeling that she is an old friend you’ve known intimately for years. I’m literally swooning over everything on her website, from the stuffed dogs and cats, to her silkscreens, to her lovely collages.

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