12.01.15 by Jeff

Animation: “Way Out” by Yukai Du

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“Way Out”, an animation by London-based illustrator and animator Yukai Du. Her film is a reflection on the lifelessness of life thanks to mobile devices, and was inspired by the book “Alone Together” by Sherry Turkle. Watch it below.

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08.01.15 by Jeff

Cartoonists and Illustrators Around the World Respond to #CharlieHebdo Attack in Paris

charliehebdo-cartoons-17Drawing by Lucille Clerc (French illustrator in London)

 

Illustrators and cartoonists around the world are paying tribute to those killed in the terrible shooting that just occurred at the offices of Paris-based satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo. 12 people were killed by the masked gunmen, including Charlie Hebdo’s editor and publisher Stéphane “Charb” Charbonnier, and three cartoonists Jean “Cabu” Cabut, Georges Wolinski, and Bernard Verlhac (known as “Tignous”).

Many artists and newspapers took to Twitter using the hashtag #charliehebdo and #jesuischarlie to respond to the killings:

 

charliehebdo-cartoons-03Drawing by Jean Jullien (France)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-10Drawing by David Pope (Australia)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-15Drawing by Steve Bell, for The Guardian

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charliehebdo-cartoons-11Drawing by Dave Brown, for the Independent

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charliehebdo-cartoons-01Drawing by MATT, for The Telegraph

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charliehebdo-cartoons-06Drawing by Ann Telnaes, for The Washington Post (USA)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-02Drawing by Mala Imagen (Chile)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-04Drawing by Ruben L. Oppenheimer (Netherlands)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-05Drawing by Joep Bertrams (Netherlands)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-08Drawing by Francisco J. Olea (Chile)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-09Drawing by Satish Acharya (India)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-12Drawing by Michael de Adder (Canada)

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charliehebdo-cartoons-13Drawing by Tom Toles, for The Washington Post

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charliehebdo-cartoons-14Drawing by Patrick Chappatte, for International New York Times

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07.01.15 by Jeff

Niall McDiarmid

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Portraits by London-based photographer Niall McDiarmid. More below.

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24.12.14 by Jeff

Dena Schuckit

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Paintings by London-based artist Dena Schuckit. More below.

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24.12.14 by Jeff

Hannah Burton

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Portraits by London-based photographer Hannah Burton. More below.

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22.12.14 by Jeff

Rebecca Scheinberg

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Tohu va Bohu” by Australian-born photographer Rebecca Scheinberg, a recent graduate of London College of Communications. Here she takes a commercial aesthetic and gives it a “trace of something more sinister, a hint that behind the veil of commercial charm, there is something darker at play.” Found via our December Submissions.

View more images from the series below.

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04.12.14 by Jeff

Peter Judson

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Illustrations by London-based Peter Judson. More below.

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11.11.14 by Jeff

Magnum Photographers Release Previously Unpublished and Forgotten Images for Print Sale

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“Sometimes it’s good to revisit old contact sheets. You may discover overlooked snaps. It seems that some pictures get better when they age while others turn out to have a short shelf life. This is one of many photographs I’ve taken of Muhammad Ali, some of which are well-known, some unknown. This particular image is from 1966, while Ali was training for a fight in London. Honestly, I can’t recall much more than that, except that when Ali worked the speedball, he punished it.”  — Photographer Thomas Hoepker

If you’re looking for a little something for your apartment, the world’s most famous photo agency, Magnum, is having a print sale right now until November 14th. Magnum photographers have dug deep into their personal archives to find previously unpublished images, and for $100 you can snag a signed museum quality print of any of them.

Take a look here: Magnum Photographers Print Sale.