Amazing illustrations by Ricardo Martinez (30 images )

Ricardo Martinez, born: 1956 Santiago, Chile of Spanish immigrant Parents. He moved to Spain (Madrid) with his family in May 1969. Ricardo began his professional career towards the end of the seventies. Soon he was creating illustrations for publications, advertising agencies, and comic books. From then until now, Ricardo has been both the writer and

Pat Perry: multi-media drawings and paintings (20 images)

Detroit-based artist Pat Perry renders intricate, fantastical portraits of humans and our relationship to the natural world—a dynamic that is sometimes … His multi-media drawings and paintings range from monochrome sketches handheld notebooks to multicolored murals on building walls.

Classic Playboy cartoon illustrations by Dink Siegel (20 pics)

Dink Siegel is a legendary illustrator known for his alluring and funny illustrations that were often published by Playboy throughout his career. Siegel was an American visual artist who was born in 1910. His work was lauded for capturing the zeitgeist of the 60’s, especially the sex-related side of things. Many works by the artist

“Lilliput series”: The Secret Life of Giants in the Cities (30+ images)

Hakan Keleş, an architect and illustrator from Turkey, started to draw giant characters on pictures of streets that he took with his smartphone. He named it “Lilliput series”, based on the novel Gulliver’s Travels: A Voyage to Lilliput. Some of his drawings are influenced by real people, some are monsters and others are comical. Check

Colourful Klimt-esque art works by Iris Scott (25 images)

Iris Scott was born in 1984 near Seattle, WA. Iris now lives in Brooklyn New York where she is a full time artist. In 2010 Iris changed finger-painting forever when she began to treat the technique with the seriousness it deserved. The young artist’s career exploded as she discovered the advantages finger painting lent, soon

Stunning Graffiti and Mural Art Works by Inti Castro (20+ pics)

Inti Castro is a graffiti artist and muralist born in the port city of Valparaíso, Chile. His name, translated into Incan means ‘Sun’. He began painting walls at around the age of thirteen and has not stopped since. Today he is one of the most recognized street artists globally. He usually paints murals on a

Mona Lisa: the history of theft and vandalism…

On 21 August 1911, the painting was stolen from the Louvre. The theft was not discovered until the next day, when painter Louis Béroud walked into the museum and went to the Salon Carré where the Mona Lisa had been on display for five years, only to find four iron pegs on the wall. Béroud