Posts Tagged ‘manchester’

Artist of the moment………Street Artist CBLOXX

 

 

CBLOXX is a British female street artist working in a Surrealist style, often with the face and figure. The government name of Cbloxx is Joy Gilleard.

Below we view CBLOXX at work on a mural:

Below a link to the website of the artist:

http://www.cbloxx.com/

The artist is based out of Manchester, England.

Price range information: Sorry none available.

The artist enjoys works in many layers of many different mediums including drawing, painting, spraypaint, and markers.

In this clip we view the artist at work on one of her largest ever murals:

Cbloxx shows a wonderful compassion for her subject matter. Cbloxx has worked with troubled youth in her past. This helps her in the portrayal of emotions of her characters.

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Artist of the moment……Si Scott

 

 

Si Scott is a contemporary British artist renown for his ink drawings of animals. Scott studied art and graphic design at Leeds College of Art and Buckingmanshire Chilterns University.

Scott has worked for many internationally known brands on advertising campaigns. He has also designed album covers.

Price range information: Sorry none available.

In this clip a brief interview with the artist:

The artist was named one of the top 200 illustrators in the world.

Si Scotti is based out of the United Kingdom.

In this brief clip we see the artist at work on many works:

Below a link to the website of Si Scott:

http://siscottstudio.com/

His style of free flowing animals are very creative but I think his work with text and letters is just as amazing. By using only black and white in most images we are able to view the outstanding drawing skills of Si Scott.

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Artist of the moment….Katy Moran

Katy Moran is a British painter born in Manchester, England in the year 1975. For his collegiate education the artist attended Leeds Metropolitan University. In addition Moran attended the Royal Academy of Art located in London, England. Moran works in an abstract style.

Price range information: Works range from $5,000 to $100,000.

Moran works mainly with acrylics and oils on canvas.

In this clip we view a show featuring Katy Moran with our friend James Kalm:

Moran lives and works out of London, England.

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Artist of the moment…..Street artist Faunographic

Faunographic is a female street artist renown for her work with birds and plants. The artist is based out of Sheffield, South Yorkshire England. Faunographic has an extensive background in graphic design. For her collegiate studies she attended Calderdale College in Halifax, England.

With a business partner named Rocket01, the duo run their own design and even take on commissions. The pair has worked with such industry giants as the Converse shoe company.

In 2011 Faunographic painted the largest ever mural in the city of Manchester, England. We get a time lapse view of the project that was sponsored by Converse:

price range information: Sorry none available.

In this clip the artist gives us a brief background of what inspires her to create:

A great interview with the artist talking about her favorite birds to paint and the colour she uses:

What a wonderful and unique style of street art!

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Artist of the moment…..Street artist Phlegm

Phlegm is a British street artist based out of Sheffield, England. He worked in the comic book field and it shows in the size and detailed finish of his works. He enjoys depicting boats and creatures of the sea. Usually works in an illustrative fashion working in black and white. He has also done work in Manchester and London, England.

The artist is still being “discovered” and not much is known about him.

price range information:  None available.

A link to the website of Phlegm with some artwork for sale:

http://www.phlegmcomicnews.blogspot.com/

In this clip we view a very large mural by Phlegm:

A time lapse of Phlegm working on a piece:

Here is my favorite of the artist’s works, this work is about capturing a giant squid:

 

Always enjoy seeing artists working in the street and producing comic book level art!

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