20.02.09 by Jeff

Jeff Soto / Time-lapse painting

I’m a big fan of Jeff Soto and was planning to post about his work in the near future and then I saw this great little time-lapse of him painting The Corruption Of Mankind. It’s a 12′ x 5′ piece for his solo show at the Riverside Art Museum. Love it.

via: wooster (who else?)

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14.02.09 by Jeff

Andrew Holder

The good guys over at Defgrip just posted a great little interview with Andrew Holder. In the interview he lists us as a site he visits daily (what’s up Andrew)! Read the interview here.

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12.02.09 by Jeff

Morgan Blair

Pages from Morgan Blair’s sketchbook and other awesome stuff.

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28.01.09 by Jeff

Brazil / Title Sequence

I can’t believe I didn’t know about Art of the Title until now. It is a fantastic site chronicling film title sequences and, if you are into films at all, you will be stuck over there for awhile. I had to watch the titles from Brazil as it’s possibly my favourite film of all time (top three anyways), and when I did, I noticed something for the first time.

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Below is the sequence of frames that caught my eye – this perfectly illustrates the creativity present throughout the film. A man walks by a window and as he passes it the window explodes and instead of simply jump-cutting to the explosion there is a hand-painted animation of the man exploding for like 7 frames! I love stuff like this – going the extra mile to really sell the illusion in a low-budget/hand-made kinda way. Take a look:

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26.01.09 by Jeff

Poster Boy

Watch NYC-based Poster Boy in action, armed with a razor.

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24.01.09 by Jeff

Fumi Mini Nakamura

Beautiful illustrations by Fumi Mini Nakamura.

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23.01.09 by Jeff

Chloe Early

Paintings by Chloe Early.

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