Female Superheroes/Superheroines pose for Justice, the bestselling super magazine of Metropolis in these superb illustrations by artist Stanley Lau. The Wonder Woman cover is right, crime fighting has never looked this good.
Comic book and video game art, while existing in very similar settings, can be widely different. The difference shows itself very well through these illustrations by video game artist Marco Nelor who recreated famous heroes in the style of fresh fighting game Injustice.
Colombian artist Federico Uribe uses electric and A/V cables to create sculptures that quite qualify as paintings. He makes use of cords of different color to attain the desired shape, shade and texture on the picture, to ultimately create a very intricate image for the set he calls Contectado.
We’ve seen plenty of beautiful images of cities shining in the night. But there’s hardly any that would show what these cities look like at night without the lights. Well, now we know, thanks to the efforts of New York based photographer Thierry Cohen. Modern cities are too consumed by light and air pollution to [...]
Italian artist Francesco Romoli‘s latest series Imaginary Towns shows photographs of remarkable landscapes that might be considered somewhat surreal, but mostly represent a desolate landscape where solitary structures stand, often with a few human passers-by.
Shitty_Watercolour is quite a celebrity on Reddit. His art, which consists of creating what he terms “shitty watercolour” paintings to relevant comments or events on reddit, has gained quite a following. Here we present a set of shitty renditions of famous paintings. Checkout his website here.
Artist Julie Thompson Artist Ian Davie paints spectacular images on bird feathers, often blending her his work with the colorful style usually seen in bird feathers. Painting feathers doesn’t quite sound like an easy job. They don’t have a texture as easy to work around as a canvas and they might often have a tinge [...]
Looking quite realistic and super gross, this set is sculptor Jessica Harrison‘s representation of furniture made with fake human skin upholstery.
Virginia-based artist Susan Noyes makes use of simple razor blades, and arranges them into beautiful patterns I never thought could come from those wicked sharp thingies. It’s almost like a moment of zen for me right now. Also, if you scroll through the top three images first slowly, and then at some speed, it gets [...]
Our recognition of comic book characters is well developed enough to recognize them from just abstract colors and shapes. Artist ColourOnly85 has chosen the same idea for the representation of DC characters. In these illustrations, the characters are not represented by deep facial features or style, but merely by blocks of colors and sharp geometries [...]
Popular ladies in gaming and comics hardly ever get to wear any clothes. Las Vegas based Canadian comic book artist Jamie Tyndall apparently developed the concept to give several female characters a pinup makeover. So here they are, making seductive poses, armed to the teeth and wearing little clothes. This set has Wonder Woman, and [...]
Gaikuo-Captain is a chemical engineering student in Beijing, China and while he isn’t mixing up random concoctions of chemicals or whatever it is that chemical engineers do, he spends his time bringing comic book characters from fantasy to the real world. It seems our superheroes don’t really like him and would rather fight with Gaikuo, [...]
Russian graphic designer and artist Yulia Brodskaya cuts and shapes paper with such efficiency and intricacy that the resulting illustrations take a strong grip on the attention of the viewer. The little curls that make the illustrations are quite pretty by themselves, and the illustrations that they make are as pretty as their components.
Artist Hasan Kale paints depictions of his native Istanbul, and he paints it in miniature on a wide variety of objects. He’s got paintings on peels, taxidermied insects and fruit seeds, all very different canvases and all done with wonderful strokes of miniature painting.
Italian artist Manuel Di Rita (aka Peeta) has a unique style for the ways of graffiti. In fact, his style is so well executed, it goes way beyond the realms of traditional graffiti. The 3D graffiti appears to be hovering above the surface, rather than just be a 2-dimensional paint on a wall.