"The pursuit of Happiness" Cover of Ethic magazine. The article talks that sometimes we search happiness that is fictitious and it will never be enough. We are living in a society where everything changes very quickly and we really never satisfied with what we have; we always want more.
David Acevedo (DAQ)
Where the ideas flow. The cover is a typographic exercise with the word “yorokobu”. Yorokobu is an Spanish cultural and lifestyle magazine. It's a publication to be inspired and to let the imagination run free. The illustration recreates an impossible architecture where the intuition and the illusion have more power than the reason. It’s a suggestive space in which you have to look to see, in which you have to think to understand.
While their parents are sleeping in, a young bookworm sneaks out of bed with one goal in mind: to spend the day reading. Each story is a journey, a world of wonders, a possibility. "Ratón de Biblioteca" is an illustrated love letter to books, a celebration of reading in a child's imagination.
ARGENTINA / GERMANY
Eduardo Patricio Altube
Eclipse. This illustration shows a crowd looking at the sky when an eclipse is taking place. Representative : Fernanda Cohen
Personal Work, Used for self-promotion.
EL SALVADOR / USA
Personal project used as a self promotion work.
PERÚ / USA
Simulated Vision 2019 A Self portrait from a vision, a glimpse into another dimension. Part Cosmic Race Series, a dreamlike world coming from feelings and nostalgic memories based on Mexican folklore and a representation between a combination of my pleasures, fears and desires.
The Office of Missing Children. This animated documentary short tells the story of 6-year-old Wilson and his mother, Tonita, who were detained by US Border Patrol before being separated and held by a private contractor for months. While the two have since been reunited, their immigration status is still in question.
Protecting Traditions. Editorial cartoon on the violent ritual of torture that is bullfighting.
Daniel Castro Maia
Songs to Listen at the Beach. What do you do in a sunny day? This is a poster advertising an online playlist of upbeat Brazilian and other Latin music, centered around the cavaquinho, a Brazilian four-stringed guitar, similar to a ukelele.
BRAZIL / USA
MICA Maryland Institute College of Art
This vector illustration is a personal tribute to Jorge Luis Borges amazing short story LA BIBLIOTECA DE BABEL I wanted to contain the full story in one single image in order to show with a few liberties the HELLandCHAOS he describes in this infinite library. Dedicated to all Jorge Luis Borges fans.
Picasso with his pets.
CHINA / USA
Cabinas sexuales. El mundo oculto de las sex shops. México City. En los últimos años han proliferado, a espaldas de la ley, nuevos reductos sexuales en una metrópoli que intentó cerrar cualquier establecimiento por el que se asomara algún resquicio de comercio sexual ¿Qué hay detrás de las cortinas de una sex shop chilanga? CHILANGO Nº185 April 19 by Carlos Acuña.
Illustration (USA) Inc.
“Hans in Luck” is an interpretation of the famous story by the Brothers Grimm. A story that tells us about the consequences of the exchange of material goods. A story that connects with our consumer world. And illustrated álbum with two points of view that will be published by Tara Books.
SPAIN / MÉXICO
This image is part of an ongoing trip diary filled with drawings and paintings of various lucid adventures and journeys
Hyphenated Identities. This piece was commissioned by LAND Studio in partnership with the Cleveland Foundation, RTA, and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards for the InterUrban campaign. This piece was inspired by Peter Ho Davies' book "The Fortunes" where he explores the hyphenated self. This piece was installed in the RTA’s Red Line in Cleveland, Ohio.
A graphic novel of 14 Franz Kafka adaptations published in Mexico. Publication Kafkiana.
USA / MÉXICO
A graphic novel of 14 Franz Kafka adaptations published in Mexico. Publication Kafkiana
USA / MÉXICO
City Person. New York. Selected into “Top100” group of Reno-vators OPPO Campus Emerging Artists Project.
CHINA / USA
Maria Eugenia Longo
Boitatea. Series of acrylic paintings inspired by tales and fables of Brazilian folklore.
Three Billboards Outside. Original illustration inspired by nominated films for Best Movie at the Oscars Awards.
Lindgren + Smith
My travels to see my family in Nicaragua allow me to experience the best of every day culture in working Nicaragua. This drawing is from the fishing village La Boquita in Casares, Nicaragua.
Loving. The text inspired all kinds of tangible sensations and was an opportunity to explore what textures and which gestures felt the most fitting to describe the feelings. the wonderful yet almost suffocating sensation of wanting to be fused together, a fire behaving almost like a liquid.
ARGENTINA / USA
Esteban Millán Pinzón
"El Eterno Caminante" is a Graphic Novel published by Editorial Planeta. It has 120 pages in total. Memory anchors the present and serves as a compass for the future, but sometimes the passage of time forces an eternal wandering within the mind. This graphic novel presents a contemporary evil: Alzheimer's, a disease that blurs us.
COLOMBIA / USA
Bribe. Ricardo & Lobo. Part of a series of digital portraits created with a limited color palette.
ECUADOR / USA
The Divided Americas: A Mausoleum of Artifacts. The illustration depicts a subterranean environment that showcases historical artifacts centered on the US-Mexico Barrier. Its story uses the myth of the Chupacabra to tell a haunting tale of colonialism that allows us to revisit the origins of the wall to imagine a world beyond borders.
A Children´s book of the life in a city. A "love letter" to the city of New York. Published by Lagrume in France: Bienvenue Chez Moi
Full Circle Literary
Children's Picture Book: There is a wall in Ángel’s neighborhood. Around it, the community bustles with life: music, dancing, laughing. Not the wall. It is bleak. One boy decides to change that. But he can’t do it alone. This inspiring picture book celebrates the power of art to tell a story and bring a community together
"Self-portrait" is an autobiography narrated with my memories, concerns and symbols. A summary of a hard life journey, with a staging of classic pictorial portrait. This illustration was created for the Collective exhibition "Self-portrait in the Digital Age"
SPAIN / GERMANY
The illustration was made as a tribute to the most popular stories of English origin, specifically to The hobbit from J. R. R. Tolkien for the INTERNATIONAL BIENAL POSTER. I tried to show the most significant parts of the books/movies from the Hobbit in one image, from beginning to end.
Axel Rangel García
The Attack of Chthulu. Cover and interior illustrations for a sci-fantasy book called "Futuro" written by Jonathan Minila, Edited by Federico Ponce de León and published by Planeta Lector, Editorial Planeta México.
Young Frederick Douglass. My Illustration of Frederick Douglass was commissioned by Art Director, Maria Biernik and was published on the cover of the March 2018 issue of Humanities Magazine.
Random. Digital painting done with my fingers on an iPad using Procreate app. More than 100 hours of work here ;)
This Illustration was painted for the essay, Humanizing God by Paulo Coelho Publication: Ode Magazine
Deathwatch for the Amazon. The Amazon is perilously close to the tipping-point. Brazil has the power to save Earth's greatest rainforest—or destroy it.
ITALY / DENMARK
The cityzens is a book about the destrucction of the nature that make fun about the actual society. The Eleven chapters with more than 80 pages drawn by hand, takes you to a world full of pessimistic, funny and ironic details.
"Nidos que arrullan" Book is a collection of songs and poems to be used as lullabies for the children before bedtime so they can a wonderful night, it comes with illustrations that will mesmerize the kids and a cd with the songs so both can listen to them together.
This book tells some of the most admired inventions of Greek mythology; In its pages it is narrated how Ulysses, the Greek hero, fought against all kinds of adversities, and the way he overcame the most difficult tests that a human being can face. Upon leaving Troy, adverse winds threw Ulysses and his ships on the coast of the Cicones, a town hostile to the Greeks. Ulysses ordered the landing of their forces, besieged the main city, Ísmaro, and they took possession of it by taking many spoils and killing A good part of its inhabitants.
Xiao Hua Yang
Amber. A personal piece depicting a surreal moment where a child is examining an amber.