Category Archives: Illustration

Swarte on cybermonitoring

Joost Swarte provided the cover for the MIT Technology Review’s report on persuasive techonologies, and manages to fit a quite intricate message into one single image. If you don’t grasp the scope of how your technology use is monitored and … Continue reading

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The Soul of Simenon

A recent article in the New York Times about Belgian writer Georges Simenon, was made extra special by the illustrations that Roman Muradov provided. He simply managed to capture the essence of Georges. (illustrations © Roman Muradov, via Mike)

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Brecht & Brecht

When Brecht Evens and Brecht Vandenbroucke, two of the best graphic artists currently working in Belgium (if not the most colourful), join forces to create a single picture, we are all just lucky that the world doesn’t implode due to … Continue reading

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Van der Veken creates coloring pictures

Completely in tune with the current trend of promoting coloring for adults as a viable meditation and relaxing activity, aimed at creating a zen-like antidote to the daily rush of modern life, Flemish daily De Standaard is currently including coloring … Continue reading

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Brecht Vandenbroucke gets around

It would seem that Flemish cartoonist and illustrator Brecht Vandenbroucke (his White Cube must be the best commentary in comic format on the current art world around) has been making a name of himself as a magazine illustrator. In the past … Continue reading

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Real superheroine costumes

Buzzfeed asked illustrator Celeste Pille to redesign well-known DC and Marvel universe super-heroine costumes from a female perspective. That and the fact that she gave the women in question body shapes that at least are possible in the real world, actually … Continue reading

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Brecht illustrates the classics

For quite a while now,  Brecht Evens has been providing illustrations for a running feature in the Belgian newspaper De Morgen‘s weekly literature section, about the real people that inspired famous works of fiction. Even though in the earliest tableaux … Continue reading

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