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Untitled (Neck in Straight Jacket) and Others by Hamid Bahrami

Untitled (Neck in Straight Jacket) by Hamid Bahrami

Iranian Hamid Bahrami (born 1972) is an award-winning cartoonist and graduate from the Art University of Tehran. In addition to creating many hilarious and poignant cartoons, he has created art for children books, novels, commercials, games, and animated films.

March 16, 2008

Cover of Fables #67 by James Jean, Plus Others

Cover of Fables #67 by James Jean

Many of you may already be familiar with the works of James Jean, whether you know it or not.  Since 2001, James has been working in the comic industry on such titles as Fables (above), Batgirl, Green Arrow, and others.

March 7, 2008

“Roar” by Amanda Morley

“Roar” by Amanda Morley

Freelance illustrator Amanda Morley has a great, loose but accurate  drawing-style.

March 3, 2008

“geen siamese tweeling” by Pyhai

“geen siamese tweeling” by Pyhai

Fantastic drawings and illustrations by Pyhai.

March 3, 2008

Untitled (Figure with Worm Eyes) by Ken

Untitled (Figure with Worm Eyes) by Ken

These drawings by an artist simply identified as Ken are haunting in their simplicity and surrealism. Borderline macabre, they leave me wondering as to their meaning.

February 28, 2008

“Figure Artists 2″ by Jinyoung Shin

“Figure Artists 2″ by Jinyoung Shin

I just love the thin people of Jinyoung Shin, the style and cerebral qualities of her work. Her color work is great as well, very vivid and trippy.

February 27, 2008

“Tony Blair” by Rick Tulka

"Tony Blair" by Rick Tulka

Denny Smith, whom I posted about last week, pointed me to old-time friend of his, Rick Tulka. It turns out Rick is a contributor to one of my all-time favorite ‘toon rags, Mad Magazine. Rick’s site is chock full of fantastic caricatures and other works…

February 26, 2008

“Nina Wings” by Ronnie Del Carmen

"Nina Wings" by Ronnie Del Carmen

Sketches by Ronnie Del Carmen.

February 24, 2008

“House Made of Boat Chunks, Chick’s Beach” by Sparky Donatello

"House Made of Boat Chunks, Chick

Some great sketches over at Crack Skull Bob, with some pretty funny commentary to go along.

February 24, 2008

"Glamorous" by Raul Allen

"Glamorous" by Raul Allen

Raul Allen has some really nice, loose illustrations.

February 23, 2008