Francisco Miranda recently received the Pictoplasma Residency Award from The General Public Gallery in Berlin, where his superb work has received great critical acclaim. Here are some photographs from the exhibition, click here to see the animation Francisco created in celebration of his residency.
After his recent success with Coca Cola and Body Shop, Darren Whittington has gone on to develop a series of illustrations for Synapta - an NHS patient engagement platform, which have also been animated. These illustrations reflect the growing importance of Infographics in our daily life, and Darren knows how to make them informative, stylish and fun.
Darren Whittington is represented by Phosphor Art
'Extraordinary X' is a kids music video that Chris Garbutt designed and art directed for JibJab's StoryBots ABC project. Chris had to interpret the existing StoryBot characters and bring to life the letter 'X' in over twenty different ways for this one minute short. Here are some of our favourite key frames from the video. Chris Garbutt is represented by Arena
Nearly a year in the making and shot in a continuous take, Revolution follows the cyclical journey of a single water droplet. A collaborative film by paper engineer Helen Friel, photographer Chris Turner, and animator Jess Deacon, who, from original idea to execution, pooled their individual talents to bring the project to life. Watch the film here: http://vimeo.com/59059419
Helen Friel is represented by Debut Art
Over the last year Debbie Powell has been working on a fantastic project in collaboration with Japanese Railways. Here is the gorgeous illustration which has been turned into a 3d and animated version – check out the cute animated version here: http://jrtk.jrtk.jp/xmas/index.html
Debbie Powell is represented by the Artworks
Gary Newman has once again been commissioned by Perwoll to illustrate their online marketing campaign. Following on from the success of their collaboration earlier this year, Gary was asked to illustrate three more interactive animations for Perwoll’s web based advertising.
Gary Newman is represented by New Division
Alex Fuentes's work for Coldplay's Mylo Xyloto Comic can finally be seen with the release of an animated video for 'Hurts Like Heaven'. Directed by Mark Osborne, the video 'is the prequel to the story of Mylo Xyloto, which is to be told via a six-part comic series.' See the video. The comic can be pre-ordered here.
Alex Fuentes is represented by Illustration
Joe Wilson has been commissioned by Arrow Films to create the official poster for the new film "RAY HARRYHAUSEN: SPECIAL EFFECTS TITAN", the definitive Harryhausen documentary.
Joe was honoured to work on the poster for such a great documentary about an incredible talent, the father of stop frame animation and special effects.
For those who don't know, Ray Harryhausen is a visual effects creator best known for his work on Jason and the Argonauts and the original Clash of the Titans.
A version of the poster will also be used for the DVD and Blu-Ray packaging. You can read more about the Ray and the film on Ray's website, along with screening dates.
Joe Wilson is represented by Debut Art