Wacom introduced last week the Cintiq 13HD, an interactive pen display that will replace the old-fashioned 12WX. This new model comes with a 13,3′ screen of a 1920×1080 pixels HD resolution. The system allows to see, in a similar way than paper, the drawing in process directly on the working surface. The technology uses a Pro pen [...]
99 Steps is a series of illustrations made by Parisian collective Maentis. Covering the March of Progress, this one ironically captures the evolution, the contemporary society and its customs. A process seen over and over but that though remains efficient each time. Last info, posters of all pictures are sold on the Redbubble website.
Little trip to Amsterdam where we discover the work of the Dutch illustrator Gijs Kast. Born in 1983, Gijs Kast is graduated from Eindhoven’s Design Academy. His world distinguishes itself by the peculiarity of the style and the forms as by the place given to humor. Indeed, derision and laugh allow him to cross any theme to represent [...]
Tom Hovey is a Welsh illustrator, graphic designer and painter. Clever with a pencil, a stylus as a keyboard, he combines the techniques and skills what allows him to work in different sectors. His world focuses foremost on portraits and grows from figuration to irony with verve. An approach that led him to work with lots of [...]
Illustrator born in Tokyo in 1980, Shohei Otomo combines Japanese graphic tradition with the excesses of modernity. Armed with a simple ballpoint pen, he develops a chaotic world where the pomp and circumstances of two different eras clash. Geishas which insolence is barely hidden under tinted glasses, drunk samurais postured like fake dandies of rap or mutant [...]
Graphic artist, animator and director, Geoff Mcfetridge is known for his illustrations, drawings apparently simple but though never hazardous. Born in 1971, he carries the aesthetic of the comics from that decade where the fluidity of the lines and the colors bring a vital energy to silhouettes always endowed with the strictly essential. A pictorial world that led him to work for [...]
While the 2012 edition of the View Conference and the VIew Festival is currently being prepared, our partners informed us about the launching of three new contests. To the already classic View Award and Italian Mix are thus added a View Social contest, a View Award Game and the Contest Grimm Animated.
To celebrate the power of technology [...]