Author Archives: Abraham Matias

Surrealist Sculptures Merge Plant and Animal Life

Artist Ellen Jewett refers to her sculptural work as “natural history surrealist sculpture,” a blend of plants, animals, and occasionally human-made structures or objects. Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the … Continue reading

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The Astonishing Stop Motion Behind “Kubo and the Two Strings”

Unlike iconic animation studios such as Dreamworks and Pixar, Portland, OR-based Laika practices a new kind of hybrid animation. The recipe includes a strange brew of traditional stop-motion animation techniques, stylized computer generated effects, and ground-breaking 3D prototyping. Digg this … Continue reading

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“I Dreamed a Dream”

In “Dream,” a beautiful animation video for the Wildlife Conservation Film Festival, four animals facing extinction tell their stories through the words of “I Dreamed a Dream”—a song you’ll recognize if you’re a Les Misérables fan. Digg this post Recommend … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones: Beautiful Death

Digital Illustrator Robert M. Ball has been painting the “Beautiful Deaths” on Games of Thrones for six seasons now. Each poster is released a few days after the title episodes air date. They strive to be the ultimate visual symbol for each … Continue reading

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Robin Wood: Destroying Nature is Destroying Life

Destroying Nature is Destroying Life – this is the slogan of a powerful new awareness campaign against the destruction caused by uncontrolled industrialization, organized by the Robin Wood foundation. Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tumblr it Tweet … Continue reading

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Penguin Books: A New Take On Classic Book Covers

Penguin Books wanted to convert readers into listeners and increase sales of their audiobooks. Many readers still consider the audiobook experience to be less rewarding than reading. To generate some interest Penguin decided to use the brand’s iconic mascot in an … Continue reading

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Google Tilt Brush: Virtual Reality Painting

Painting has been revolutionized thanks to Google’s introduction to a new immersive virtual reality tool called Tilt Brush. It allows artists to paint life-size 3D images in Virtual Reality. It’s easy set up consisting of just the console and HTC … Continue reading

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Boy & The World

Oscar nominee for Best Animated Feature “Boy and the World” is a visually unique handcrafted film told from the perspective of a child named Cuca. He embarks on a journey looking for his father and discovers the world around him. … Continue reading

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Windows of New York

New York based graphic designer Jose Guizar, has developed an ongoing personal project ‘Windows of New York’ consisting of minimalist yet elegant illustrations inspired by the diverse architecture of the city. Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin … Continue reading

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Los Moustaches

Brazil based ice cream shop ‘Los Moustaches’ partnered up with a team of designers and illustrators to develop a very colorful and energetic Mexican inspired visual identity. Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tumblr it Tweet about … Continue reading

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