The young illustrator seeks to create images that retain the freshness of the first stroke, making a style that always seems unfinished. “My lines are free and spontaneous expressions,” he explains, “and for that you need to have rigor to draw.”
Artist Karolina Szymkiewicz - My favourite medium of expression is drawing, mostly in pencil. I work in lots of different formats with a range of different subjects.
My fascination with dance originated from my interest in human body as an art form. Over time this has focused into me being particularly intrigued with the movement of the body. With movement comes the concept of the ‘fugitive’ expression and subsequently there is an artistic need to develop a way to capture this, or at least an impression of the feeling it evokes and conveys. Dance, like music unless recorded, is a fleeting form of art and I find my challenge is to strive to immortalize its essence within a new medium. Read More →
Amazing Spider-Man #592 Variant Wolverine Art Appreciation
Cover by Dali by Paolo Rivera
Wands are for Wimps by Brian Luong
For the Adventure Time tribute show at OhNo! Doom Gallery in Chicago, running from Aug. 11th through Aug. 30, 2012.
Check out his work if you haven’t. I’ve been friends with Dan for a few years, got the chance to grab lunch with him last summer while he was in NY and can say that he is by far one of the coolest artists in the industry. Plus his paintings are ridiculously good.