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Artist Profile – Sylvain Chomet

The Illusionist, Sylvain Chomet

3-D Animation is currently big business in Hollywood. If it was ever considered to be a novelty, it certainly isn’t now.

A new release from a studio such as Pixar or Dreamworks can be expected to easily dominate the box office for weeks on end. Not only are these films creatively driven, they are also at the forefront of technology with the 3-D animation software used to create these films also resulting in a multimillion dollar industry in itself. Computer software plays a largely dominant role in their production and that is something that shows no sign of changing in the near or far off future. Continue reading

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Artist Profile – Ralph Steadman

ralph-steadman-gonzo-illustrator

Where does Ralph Steadman’s art truly find its home?

Is it in the courtrooms during the Richard Nixon impeachment trial? The Kentucky Derby where he first worked with Hunter S. Thompson and getting maced in the face for his efforts? Or does his work find a more suited environment within the pages of a book on wine tasting and vineyards?

Like many with a keen interest in illustration, Ralph Steadman is a particular hero of mine.

Not only a hero of American counter culture, he is celebrated by the mainstream and underground alike. Continue reading

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Artist Profile – Ghostpatrol

We are a little late with this month’s artist profile due to the the fact that our move from Florida to New Jersey happened to coincide with the largest storm to ever hit the garden state. Continue reading

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Artist Profile – Christian Schupp/ARO, Illustrator

Cover Artwork, Logo Kid Mac No Man's Land LPCover Artwork, Kid Mac No Man’s Land LP

This month, we’re turning our attention to the work of Christian Schupp also known as ARO.

ARO was born and grew up in the German city of Koblenz. Continue reading

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Artist Profile – Jeffro Kilpatrick, Illustrator

Jeffro kilpatrick Illustration

In our first “Artist Profile” we have chosen to feature Jeffro Kilpatrick, a native of Fishtown, Philadelphia.

To put it plainly, Jeff is an Illustrator and an awesome one at that. Continue reading

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