Poster for the short movie "Adeus Velho Amigo", directed by Dario Alvarez and Bruno Sabongi. The short tells the story of a old man in a retirement home, that sees himself as a young Dom Quixote and has plans of escaping the facility.
Francisca Alvarez Sánchez
La historia comienza con un desastre. Una muerte. Entre escombros, una mujer emprende un viaje sin rumbo por ruinas que van cobrando vida. Desde lo subterráneo viene a fertilizar lo muerto. A su paso arrastra calaveras y van creciendo jardines.
Across the Bay, the story of a PuertoRrican kid looking for his father in Old San Juan Puerto Rico.
PUERTO RICO / USA
Dublin Zoo. Part of the Landscape. Opened in 1831, Dublin Zoo is right in the heart of the city. This illustration took part in a series which celebrates the fact that the zoo & its animals have been part of this historic landscape for so long. AD : Fabiano Dalmácio
A series of empowered women, created in iPad.
Girl power!. Las ilustraciones forman parte del fanzine “Vecinas“ editado y publicado en junio de 2019 por la editorial Patas de cabra, Argentina. Es un poema totalmente ilustrado sobre las mujeres como hermandad, como energía grupal, fuertes, audaces, curvas y enteras siempre.
This illustration depicts the lyrics of the song, The Powerful Law, a cumbia song traditional in Colombia, my homeland. The lyrics tell that despite the choices made in life, being rich or poor, all of us will end in the grave, and we can't take any material objects. That is the Powerful Law.
Based on a self written short story.
COSTA RICA / USA
Victoria Régia. Legend has it that a young woman from a tribe in the Amazon was so infatuated by the Moon that she would chase it at night, climbing up hills in hopes of turning into a star and follow it into the skies. One night however, the young woman saw the reflection of the moon in the river, and reached for it ultimately drowning. The moon recognizing her sacrifice, transformed the young woman into a different type of star, the Vitória-Régia, the star of the waters.
BRAZIL / USA
Natalia Cardona Puerta
'The Longing' is an ode to silent & thoughtful nights. Lonely instants we gift ourselves to cherish distant memories, to mourn long lost ones, and to appreciate the immensity of the dark open sky. Experimental - Mixed media
COLOMBIA / USA
Sandra Conejeros Fuentes
"Busco Encuentro Cuántos Cuento" it`s a book based on 12 classic fairy tales. In each one, the lost objects must be searched and counted. As a plus, you can find an extra character in every scene: a small frog that is looking for his hat. Also the illustrations change colours according to the seasons of the year. Edited by Ulla Books
Only in Colombia is a collection of three prints inspired by the endemic animal species and cultural diversity of my country. Each design is based on a particular animal, including its habitat, behavior, and characteristics.
Arizona Mexico international border. Delia's Coin Page 6. Border Fence is a digital children's book illustration from a proposed book titled Delia's Coin. It was produced with Adobe Photoshop, Corel Painter and a Wacom tablet on an Apple Mac Computer.
John P. Dessereau Fashion Institute of Technology, MFA Illustration
Fashion Institute of Technology
This series of six paintings consists of four urban myths of my creation that wrestle with a harsh reality and two heroic portraits. Inspired by news headlines, contemporary trends, and New York heroes, each dynamic painting intends to encourage the viewer to wonder about our modern world. Visual Thesis Exhibition
Manaus. This image is part of a full illustrated accordion book based on city Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil.
These illustrations are for a children's book based on short fictions. "The Weight of Autumn" which talks about a countryside girl who lived in north east of China.Her mind and memories shifted when people passed through her life.
CHINA / USA
Surreal visions of New York City.
Bodega culture took shape in the 50s, when the first generation of entrepreneurs left the Caribbean islands for the island of Manhattan. Penelope had a mural painted of her beautiful island on her store front, when she really misses her native land the painting spews ocean water.
ECUADOR / USA
A personal poster project that I developed on the theme of Summer healthy food
Little Women- The 150th Anniversary Edition. Illustrated and designed the book jacket, the endpapers and 47 chapter openers in less than two months. Here are six of the chapter illustrations. AD: Mario Pulice Editor : Carina Guiterman
INDIA / USA
NYC college of technology
Women are a heavy focus in this series, one series is featuring women of past future in present, from an Old flame to the ideal Golden Girl. The secondary concept is entitled Astro Pin Up, featuring each planet as a female. The over all series is to encapsulate the feminine energy on land & space.
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC / USA
Reinações de Narizinho is a juvenile book written by Brazilian author Monteiro Lobato. This book is a deluxe edition released in 2019 by Companhia das Letrinhas.
BRAZIL / USA
Dissociation is experienced as a feeling of intense unreality, where the person loses their sense of who and where they are, as well as what they're doing. It can feel as if the person is watching themselves perform from a distance, and is often a response to unresolved trauma.
EL SALVADOR / USA
Ana Maria Lozada Diaz
School of Visual Arts
Failed State is an illustration about how fake "socialist" ideals have been used to repress and manipulate Venezuela's cities and people. It is featured in a self published book also titled Failed State.
VENEZUELA / USA
JORNAL DO COMMERCIO-PE
Recife Carnival. Illustrations for the Recife Carnival special for the Jornal do Commercio Communication System.
Reality of Refugees. April 2018. A homage to the strugles of those forced to leave their homes, carrying it on their backs.
COLOMBIA / USA
An abandoned train car sits in a field of cacti (nopales), waiting for anyone in the sunset. Based on an actual abandoned train car I've passed by many times over the years in my home town. I've always wondered how it got there and where it came from. Painted in Adobe Photoshop.
This illustration is based on a childhood picture I found some time ago and also on my mother's constant reminder that I had always been a temperamental child. I enjoy depicting angry, demanding, assertive and bossy kids to homage annoying relatives, constantly asking me if I was sad or angry.
MÉXICO / CANADA
Mari Gabi Messina
‘Where We Go’ is slice of life, romance story written as a 60 page, full-colored comic. The story is about a Japanese boy and a French girl meet anonymously online. Somehow they end up in the same city by fate, but will they realize who they are once they are face to face?
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC / USA
Exploring a Mexican love story, this celebration of the ‘Alley of the Kiss’ revels in the colorful houses of Guanajuato. The architecture and landscape work in tandem to shape the two lovers sharing a kiss, silhouetted against the pink sky and festive bunting.
El Callejon del Beso
Andres Muñoz Claros
HAW Hamburg, Germany
Images selected from my Portfolio
Jackie O'Brien DeTrano
This illustration is inspired by Latin American countries that have "blossoming" space programs that continue to develop and expand in recent years. Notably, Colombia launched its space program in 2006.
Monkey Hand with Tourist. México. Illustration about the re-discovery of instinct.
ITALY / MÉXICO
Adrian Oviedo Illustration
The being at the center, despite looking sad and wounded, is still capable of creating or destroying its surroundings arbitrarily, so he must chose wisely. Making this piece represents a more reckless approach to what I'm used to do, I feel it helped me gain courage to go beyond my comfort zone.
School of Visual Arts
Wrap around book cover art for a memoir of a correctional nurse from Minnesota. Acrylic on bristol paper, 11 x 17
Picador. Colombia. Image inspired by the contentious tradition of bullfighting, still very present and practiced in latin American countries like Colombia, where I am from. Is It culture? Art? cruelty? Beauty or horror?
COLOMBIA / USA
¨Once again, in another time, she was waking up.¨ Image created for SVA MFA Illustration as Visual Essay book project ¨Stories to be Told¨.
An illustration made for a short story about a dystopian future where dreams and memories that belong to people about to die are auctioned as luxury items in a ceremony moderated by humanoids. Publication : Selepio Atroz
Catalina Ramos Jimenez
Summer to summer. Constant work without stoping for a long year.
Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano
It was a creative, almost mechanical issue. I introduce you to my friends - I told myself ... But the emptiness was still in the room. (Only what has life gives us life).
Lemonade Illustration Agency
Reinvent Yourself, shed your old skin and love what you were and what you are now!
COLOMBIA / USA
Camilo José Rivera
Elegance in Violence, Rock band poster. Illustration of the spiritual world of "The koguis" (Colombian indigenous tribe).
More than 2,300 children were separated from adults at the U.S. border with Mexico as part of the so-called "zero tolerance" policy for migrants caught crossing the border outside authorized entry points. Near 245 children remain in government custody and 2 children have died. Is this America?
The Hell. This illustration is a deep view on the Inferno of “The Divine Comedy” by Dante Alighieri. The falling of the poet through hell, gave us the imagery of an afterlife landscape. An uncanny topography full of demons and condemned human beings.
ARGENTINA / SPAIN
Savannah College of art and Design
Project inspired by the struggles of identity and the beauty of individuality and how unsuccessfully we try to hide them to fit society standards.
These five images were made to illustrate "Magic Tour" a story by creative writer Pompeu Fonseca.
This was made for MaxPacks, a brand of Procreate brushes created by illustrator Max Ulichney. The Baron is a 19th century spirit that got “ressurected” in the 21st century, in the shape of this dog (yep, that’s him), who finances a (hipster) group of paranormal investigation!
Kire Torres SCAD
"Stranded"- Depicts a nameless traveler of curious nature, ready to explore the infinite. The brief given was an open-ended project. I chose an editorial project. It consisted of one single full page illustration for a sci-fi magazine.
PERÚ / USA
Savannah College of Art and Design
I traveled through the Atacama Desert as a child.We passed casitas that were entirely made from found objects.Many flew the Chilean flag.This day I had clarity that you can physically/metaphorically display your Chilean pride based on what is in my soul &ones location doesnt diminish your experience
CHILE / USA
School of visual arts
This is based on a picture taken in Mexico market. I created an image where a man is sitting in a small chair and thinking what to eat for his lunch. The colors represent vivid and intense characteristic of Mexico culture and my personal experience.
Lindgren & Smith
The Rhythm of Resilience. La bomba Puertorriqueña. A resilience so deeply planted in Puerto Rican soil that no wind, no rain could wash it away.
BRAZIL / USA
Published by Ate con Queso, Tule is an illustrated poetry book about the Mexican State of Oaxaca. I illustrated "Todo rima", a poem about traditionally dressed Tehuanas, the Oaxacan landscape and the local god of rain, Cocijo.
MÉXICO / UK
João Vaz de Carvalho
Muelles is a brave cat but not always everything goes well. Agency : Illustopia Publisher : La Guarida Ediciones
Opposites attract. Illustration for 2018 August's issue of the magazine In Touch. The illustration accompanies an article discussing how culturally different Japan and USA are, and how despite their differences they keep a strong connection between them.
Brigham Young University
La Isla Del Tesoro, "Mi Pobre Madre". España Colonial, año 1700. Esta es la travesía de Jim Hawkins en búsqueda del tesoro de Flint. En la famosa historia de Robert Stevenson, Jim intenta sobrevivir y encontrar el motín, sin embargo, él encuentra algo más preciado... su madurez.
PERÚ / USA
The image is a representation of a peaceful rural scene. I tried to depict the harmony between people, vegetation and animals.
ITALY / SPAIN
Alida. Based on an interview with Alida, a migrant arriving to ciudad Juarez Mexico from Honduras in an effort to cross to the US.Accompanied by her 10 year old daughter recounts the hardships of their journey: "Llore amargamente la gota mas grande", translates to 'i bitterly cried the biggest tear".