Famous fashion illustrator George Stavrinos (1948–1990) created artwork that was characterized by its strong draftsmanship, and as a fashion artist, he created an arresting new look that set the pace for his contemporaries and still continues to be an influence. Known for his advertising for Bergdorf Goodman and
The 26-year-old Australian fashion illustrator Shelsey Birch likes to illustrate ‘the tension and flow between a woman’s warm, mysterious, genteel, and childlike femininity juxtaposed against the masculine characteristics of geometry, boldness, danger, aggression, heroism and mechanics’.
Australian Illustrator Elisa Mazzone sent us her latest illustrations series, exploring the female form through careful choices in color, shape, flowing line and embellishment. Elisa’s ‘ladies’, as they are affectionately known, are the cornerstone of artistic leanings that may or
Antonio Lopez is the Picasso of fashion illustration. Mostly known as just plain ‘Antonio’, he was a giant in the field of fashion illustration. He captured the pulse of style from the 60s to the 80s, and is still revered as the most inspiring illustrator by today’s practitioners. He worked with a variety of materials […]
Would you believe after looking at her work that this artist started illustrating only a year ago with no formal training in art? With her departure from fashion after six years at WAD Magazine, Claire Duport decided to pursue one of her greatest passions, “drawing”. Through observation, contemplation and patience she has developed a very […]
Artist Inge Jacobsen takes high fashion images and makes them her own by embroidering, cutting, and collaging. “My main concern as an artist is how one responds to the mass of imagery in the world. Altering these is central to a lot of my work,” said Jacobsen.
Argentian designer Aitor Throup is fascinated with anatomy, and his main interest is drawing. I have selected a few of his fashion illustrations from his site to showcase his tremendous talent and unique sensibility. He has a self titled label in which you can really sense his avant garde aesthetic,
French illustrator Aurore de La Morinerie is working for many prestigious fashion houses like Hermès and Issey Miyake, using mostly watercolor, ink and wash painting, her style is simple yet sophisticated, I love every single of her drawings.
I just discovered the amazing fashion illustrations of Swedish Lovisa Burfitt. She has been working as an illustrator since she graduated from the Beckmans School of Fashion in 1997. Working with the likes of H&M, Procter&Gamble, Absolut Vodka, Bloomingdales and Kenzo amongst others. Lovisa is also a talented fashion designer with
By now you should know our love for Mary Katrantzou since her very first show when she was still at St Martins to her latest F/W 2011 collection. While its pretty rare to see Mary pieces outside the runways (she has not shot a lookbook yet), when you see an editorial of her collection, you […]