Friday, 29 January 2010

Leon Ryan

T-shirt design by Leon Ryan, available from Threadless. Love it!

Thursday, 28 January 2010

Ty Mattson

More LOST fan art, this time from Ty Mattson. Ty sat down to design an invite for a home screening of the premiere episode of season six and wound up with eight different designs. Here's my three favorites, you can find the other posters here.

Monday, 25 January 2010

The LOST Underground Art Show

We're just over a week away from the start of the final season of Lost, so here's a selection of fan-art from The LOST Underground Art Show to whet your appetite.

Saturday, 23 January 2010

Yuta Onoda

Beautiful mixed media artwork from Japanese born/Canadian resident Yuta Onoda.

Thursday, 21 January 2010

DC Covers

Some cracking covers from DC titles scheduled for April.
Sean Phillips's high tension cover for the relaunched Human Target #3, now based on the new US show.

Former Human Target artist, Cliff Chiang, takes on Batman for Detective Comics #864.

Bryan Talbot swaps his usual steampunk style for clean line high-tec for Superman: Red Krypton volume four.
Another relaunched title, The Spirit #1 by Jose O. Ladrönn.
via cbr

Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Monday, 18 January 2010

Jack Teagle

Heroes and Villains, a fabulous collection of acrylic paintings by British illustrator Jack Teagle.

Sunday, 17 January 2010

The Hype Machine

Over at music blog listing site, The Hype Machine, fifty artists have been commissioned to create artwork based on the musicians who feature in the end of year chart, Top 50 artists of 2009.

Saturday, 16 January 2010

Darwyn Cooke

Fantastic ink and watercolour New Frontier artwork by Darwyn Cooke, recently sold on ebay for $2500.
via 11by17

Thursday, 14 January 2010

Peter Blake

Legendary pop artist, Peter Blake, re-covers classic novels from the 1950's for Penguin Decades.

Wednesday, 13 January 2010

Brain Duffy

Of particular interest to British readers is the screening tonight on BBC4 of The Man Who Shot the Sixties, a documentary on the life and work of photographer Brian Duffy.

Tuesday, 12 January 2010

78 RPM Labels

File under: "They don't make them like they used to". Ted Saunton's 78 RPM Labels, an exquisite collection from the first sixty years of last century.

Monday, 11 January 2010

Harry Nilsson - Think About Your Troubles

Simply because I love it.
From the animated version of Harry Nilsson's The Point.

Sunday, 10 January 2010

Jesse Lenz

Gesticulate, from Jesse Lenz's new years resolution to 'make something cool everyday'.
via MSCE

Thursday, 7 January 2010


Here's a couple of interesting Tumblelogs that have recently caught my eye.

Letterheady is a online homage to the design of offline correspondence.

Kid Casting is a screencap gallery which collects movie characters as adults and their flashback younger selves.

My own Tumblelog, Ancient & Forever, has just gone through a busy couple of weeks keeping up with the 11th regeneration of Doctor Who. Also check out, Movies in Frames, for my sporadic contributions of one movie - four frames collages.

Wednesday, 6 January 2010

Heath Killen

A choice selection from Heath Killen's Dreamtime 79 project, commissioned by The Society for the Preservation of Australian Secret Histories (S.P.A.S.H.). The project comprises of thirteen film posters based on the original designs of the mysterious cult leader, Ray "Millenium Ray" Author, who established his own film studio in the Australian outback in the 70's, with the intention of brainwashing viewers into joining the desert cult, The Dreamtime 79. More info and artwork available at the S.P.A.S.H. website here.

Monday, 4 January 2010

Ivan Brunetti

"Ring out the Old, Ring in the New", Ivan Brunetti's cover illustration for the January 4th edition of The New Yorker.

Sunday, 3 January 2010

Hollis Brown Thornton

Permanent marker masterfully employed by Hollis Brown Thornton, for the December issue of Vice Magazine. See here to find out what's on the bookshelf.

Tang Yau Hoong

Nature vs. Mankind, from Malaysian artist, Tang Yau Hoong.

Saturday, 2 January 2010

Mateusz Kolek

Love this beautifully realised and intimate portrait, Yakusa, by Polish artist

Mateusz Kolek.

via Behance Network

Friday, 1 January 2010

Julien Pacaud

Julien Pacaud sees in the new year in his own inimitable style.