Posts Tagged ‘graphite’

clowns

06Mar13

I’m digging the neon splashes of color coupled with the lightly drawn graphite lines in these works by artist Niki Pilkington. Simple lines, loud colors, stylish figures. ORANGE nail polish. They’re fun. via.


Daphne Descends

22Feb13

Daphne Descends is the title of Alessia Iannetti‘s new body of work that will be on exhibit starting tomorrow at Rome’s Dorothy Circus Gallery. Mostly graphite, her mixed-media work is intricately detailed, with seldom splashes of color. Iannetti depicts solitary female figures among elements of nature. via.


semblance

05Oct11

Semblance is the name of a 2009 series of drawings by artist Hellovon. His mixing of realism with abstraction makes for a dreamy feel to his work, which is furthered by the pretty girls he uses as a recurring subject. I am overwhelmingly impressed by his graphite skills; the blur-effect presented feels more like paint […]


Dan Fischer draws incredibly realistic renditions of photographs of prominent artists, sculptures, and art events from the last century. Look at them! His tremendous skill at realism coupled with the patience and concentration that went into the process demands attention from anyone. There is also something to be explored about his interpretation of a photograph […]