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The Next Generation of Books

Yusuke Oono, a Japanese artist and designer creates incredible scenes with depth and movement through the use of her 3D cut paper books. Advertisements

Al Columbia

Al Columbia is an American cartoonist, illustrator, writer, photographer, musician, and filmmaker who is best well known for his solo work in: Doghead, The Biologic Show #0 & #1, and Pim & Francie: The Golden Bear Days.

Dummy Brother

Jacob Magraw-Mickelson is an American artist that is known for his paintings, illustrations, and silk-screen prints. His work has been featured in The New York Times, Fishwrap Magazine and several books. I first discovered him with his illustrated story Dummy Brother, in Flight Volume 1 (pictured below).   Some of his other works:  

Art Deco Fashion Addict

George Barbier was one of the great French Art Deco Artists from the early 20th century. Being more of a Renaissance man, he had his hand in: jewelry design; writing; reviewing magazines; theatre and ballet costume design; and wall paper design. He is most well known for his fashion and book illustrations.

Neurotic Animations

Han Hoogerbrugge, is a Dutch cartoonist/animator/author/interactive designer/fine artist. He started out as a cartoonist and painter and has been featured in several newspapers and articles throughout Europe. After he found the internet, he started working on interactive Flash animations like the Hotel series and Flow. Han has also created several books including Pro Stress (1 and 2) and Modern Living and music videos.

With Motion Design being one of my passions, Han has definitely been and continues to be one of my main inspirations.

The Perfect Matrimonial Combination

The knock-out married duo Lane Smith and Molly Leach grace the art world with quirky illustrations and captivating typography. Lane illustrates while Molly handles the book design. Specializing in children’s books, they have worked on award winning stories like: The Stinky Cheese Man; The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs; Math Curse; and James […]