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Illustration: Häagen-Dazs Packaging

Illustration: Häagen-Dazs Packaging

A cool looking packaging "packed" with illustrations by Andrew Wagner for Häagen-Dazs. In collaboration with a UK-based creative agency called LOVE, they were in charge of the brand design overhaul meanwhile Andrew was in charge of the illustrated pattern to represent each and different flavours. The folks at LOVE invited artists from around the World to collaborate on this project and Andrew was one of the many lucky ones to work on this project, he has to create a pattern that would represent Vanilla Pecan, and Banana & Cream. Andrew Wagner is a multidisciplinary designer and artist based in San Diego, CA. He has worked with brands like Adobe, Häagen-Dazs and IBM, also serve as an adjunct teacher at the Woodbury University. Häagen-Dazs has recently embarked on their biggest packaging overhaul in almost 20 years -LOVE, the UK based creative agency behind the new brand design overhaul, wanted to make the packaging an object of desire, and bring to life all Häagen-Dazs’ extraordinary recipe textures, colours and sensations. As part of the design process, LOVE invited 13 artists from across the world, each with a distinct style, to create a unique illustrated pattern for each Haagen-Dazs flavour. From 3D illustrators to flat graphic artists and textile designers, each was paired with the flavours that felt most connected to their work. I had the pleasure of being one of the 13 artists, and the wonderful flavours I was tasked to visually create were Vanilla Pecan, and Banana & Cream!   Links Check out Andrew Wagner's Site: awags.us Check out his work on Behance

Eerie 3D Rendering Work by Stuart Lippincott

Eerie 3D Rendering Work by Stuart Lippincott

Stuart Lippincott has been posting some incredible 3D rendering on his Behance profile. They are part of his everyday challenge and as the name suggest, he has been creating one illustration every day. I particular love the style and I can see that it's becoming more and more a trend. The surreal mood withe small people or just a small person facing a massive object, usually with strong light effects. It reminds me of the 80s, very abstract and sometimes stark, but with this futurist vibe. Anyway check out below some beautiful 3D rendering work. Stuart is an animator, motion designer and sound designer from Bentonville, Arkansas, USA. As he mentions on his profile, "he is just trying to do things he loves and hope you enjoy his work" - I do enjoy your work Stuart, I love it so much that I will dust off my Cinema 4D and will try to improve my 3D rendering game.  For more information and to check out all images make sure to check out his Behance profile at  Stuart Lippincott on Behance 3D rendering

Illustration: Cities of America by Jing Zhang

Illustration: Cities of America by Jing Zhang

Let's have a look at a beautiful series of illustration by Jing Zhang about the maps of America. With the summer season hitting its full speed, this series is quite inspiring of your next road tip this year. Jing Zhang has been inspired since this is her second map projects for when she drove across America back in 2016. She will highlight some of the key architectural locations from each state mixed with beautiful colours and of course gradients! Jing Zhang is an illustrator based in London, UK; as I quote: "who has love for cities, architecture, food, and technologies." We've seen her work before on ABDZ, you should definitely follow her work on Behance. I've spent four exhilarating months in 2016 visiting the biggest village on earth, the Global Village, travelling eastbound around the world with numerous interesting stops. City has its own colour palette, flavour, sound, and personality. The difference between our culture is what makes our cities so wonderful.   Links Check out Jing Zhang's Site: mazakii.com Check out her work on Behance

Digital Art Series: Pop Culture Dystopia

Digital Art Series: Pop Culture Dystopia

One of the many great advantages of doing the Daily Inspirations is to discover talented artists all over. This digital art series by Filip Hodas are part of my findings; his series is entitled: Pop Culture Dystopia. It's a beautiful series where dystopia goes where the imagined where everything is different and unpleasant. A right insightful perspective to the future if things would go bad, looking forward of seeing more. Filip Hodas is a freelance 3D artist located in Prague, Czech Republic. Focusing his work in sculting, illustration and digital art; follow the latest of this work on his Behance. A series showing popular culture icons in realistic dystopian environments.   Links Check out the latest from Filip on Behance

Illustration & CGI: Kiplinger Magazine Spread

Illustration & CGI: Kiplinger Magazine Spread

Starting off the week with this stunning magazine that is a spread for the Kiplinger Magazine located in Washington, DC. Designed by Pakistan-based Omar Aqil, he used a combination of Phoshop, Illustration and Cinema 4D. The result as you can imagine is right down colourful and you can't help to appreciate all the details. Make sure to give him some love on Instagram. Omar Aqil is a designer, art director and illustrator currently based in Lahore, Pakistan. You can follow his work and features from like Behance, Wacom, Adobe and more. I am quite supprised that we haven't his work ever before. Kiplinger's Magazine Spread Illustrations | 2017 August Issue   Links Make sure to follow Omar on Behance Follow Omar on Instagram

Painted Over NES Games by Andrés Moncayo

Painted Over NES Games by Andrés Moncayo

New York based designer Andrés Moncayo has published a fantastic project of painted over NES games which consists of a repainting of screenshots from the mythic NES gaming console. He painted over some true classics such as Double Dragon II, Contra II and more! These are just marvelous... any 70's and 80's kids will really enjoy these artworks by Andrés. For more of paintings and GIF comparisons, please visit Andrés' portfolio at Behance! He'll definitely enjoy it! Cheers. ;) Double Dragon II: The Revenge Duck Hunt Ninja Gaiden Contra II Zelda II - The Adventure of Link Contra II Comparison

4th of July Illustration by Brian Miller

4th of July Illustration by Brian Miller

BBQs, sunset gazing, fireworks are the little things experienced on this 4th of July long weekend celebration. Others have something else in mind, let's look at this 4th of July illustration by Brian Miller where you have a sunset, a lake and kayaks. Love how this illustration is separated in three parts from the far mountain down till the lake. We love also how Brian Miller shares his illustration process as well, make sure to check it out on his Behance. Brian Miller is an illustrator based in Erie, Colorado, USA. Being the artist behind Orlin Culture Shop, we have featured his work before on ABDZ, make sure to follow his work on Behance. Next up in the OCS's series for REI is the 4th of July Clearance Sale illustration. This piece was a favorite to work on because I couldn't help imagining what it would be like to paddle a kayak on those serene sunset waters...   As always, I want to thank REI and the fine folks who gave me the opportunity to create. These kinds of pieces are so special to me and I am honored to work with them. I also want to thank my agent, Deborah Wolfe, and her tireless efforts to keep the business machine running. Links Find out more about Brian Miller: orlincultureshop.com Follow Brian Miller on Behance

Insane Artworks by Luke Dixon

Insane Artworks by Luke Dixon

Time for some dope illustrations! Get your coffee and start your daily inspiration rituals looking at these insane artworks by UK based artist Luke Dixon. These are totally awesome, very detailed artworks by Luke. He's got a great attention to details, what makes his pieces quite unique! For more of it, you may visit his shop and even buy some prints! I hope you enjoy these as much as we did! Cheers. ;)

Stylish Illustrations by Maite Franchi

Stylish Illustrations by Maïté Franchi

It's always great to see a fresh, stylish set of artworks by an artist you didn't know before. Today I got to know the amazing work by talented French artist Maïté Franchi. She comes up with with super stylish illustrations, full of personality! These are really nice! Of course, these are only a handful of her work. For more of it, please visit her Instagram! I hope you enjoy my selection. Cheers! ;) Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Fev 4, 2016 às 7:10 PST Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Fev 11, 2016 às 3:45 PST Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Mar 23, 2016 às 6:53 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Abr 13, 2016 às 3:56 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Abr 22, 2016 às 4:01 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Mai 7, 2016 às 6:12 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Jul 17, 2016 às 2:08 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Jul 25, 2016 às 2:32 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Set 20, 2016 às 2:12 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Dez 2, 2016 às 7:46 PST Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Jan 1, 2017 às 5:28 PST Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Fev 20, 2017 às 6:27 PST Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Abr 7, 2017 às 8:18 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Maïté Franchi (@maite_franchi) em Jun 1, 2017 às 7:24 PDT

https://www.behance.net/gallery/54187083/The-warriors-characters

Amazing Illustrations of The Warriors Characters

The Warriors is one of my favorite films, if you have not watch it do yourself a favor and check it out. It's a classic movie from the 80s, simple plot of a gang trying to go back to their territory but in order to do so they have to cross NYC taking subway, running on the streets and of course fighting other gangs. The style of the movie, with the radio host updating people about the Warriors moves, outfits, mood, everything is inspiring and Diogo Torres translate that amazingly well into a beautiful illustration piece. The project title The Warriors Characters is an illustration as the titles says of the most iconic characters in the movie. Check it out. A turf battle between New York City street gangs that rages from Coney Island to the Bronx. The Warriors are mistakenly fingered for the killing of a gang leader. Soon they have every gang in the city out to get revenge and they must make their way across the city to their own turf.  Illustration and character design Diogo Torres is a Brazilian illustrator and graphic designer based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For more information and to check out a bit more of his work visit: https://www.behance.net/DiogoTorres

Clever Illustrations by Christoph Niemann

Clever Illustrations by Christoph Niemann

Back in 2010 we featured some clever artworks by Christoph Niemann in which he used Google Maps as his canvas. Today, we're updating you on his latest work, which is pretty incredible and witty. Christoph takes everyday elements, mundane things and make 'em part of super clever illustrations. His capacity of abstraction is such that he was featured in Netflix's "Abstract - The Art of Design". So, check out a selection of his latest pieces below and watch the documentary whenever you get the chance! Cheers. ;) Sunday. Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Jun 4, 2017 às 7:03 PDT Hello summer! Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Mai 28, 2017 às 5:59 PDT Greetings from Zürich! See you today at 18:30 at @modissa_official for the release of my new book "Souvenir". (Pictured: virtual Marylin graffiti at the @kunsthaus-zurich ). Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Mai 23, 2017 às 7:33 PDT Happy Mother's Day! Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Mai 14, 2017 às 5:46 PDT My retrospective at the @CartoonmuseumB in #Basel will open May 5, 2017. Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Abr 23, 2017 às 4:39 PDT See you in #Paris! Tomorrow 6pm opening of my show at @colette ! Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Abr 2, 2017 às 4:35 PDT The penguin says it's time fora drink. Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Mar 23, 2017 às 5:08 PDT Sunday cleaning (from my book "Sunday Sketching") Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Mar 5, 2017 às 5:10 PST I'll be on @deutschlandfunk Radio; 13:30-15:00— available as a podcast tonight. (In German) Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Fev 26, 2017 às 4:27 PST From my book "Sunday Sketching" published by @abramsbooks (E) and @knesebeck_verlag (D) Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Fev 12, 2017 às 4:39 PST ! Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Jan 21, 2017 às 10:26 PST January 1. Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Jan 1, 2017 às 7:25 PST From my book 'Sunday Sketching'. Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Nov 20, 2016 às 5:31 PST TONIGHT: Join New Yorker Creative Director Nicholas Blechman and myself at Rizzoli Books, Conversation and Book Signing of SUNDAY SKETCHING and WORDS, 6PM, 1133 Broadway (between 25th and 26th), NYC. Uma publicação compartilhada por Christoph Niemann (@abstractsunday) em Nov 3, 2016 às 8:41 PDT

Illustration & Paper Lettering with People Too

Illustration & Paper Lettering with People Too

Let's start the week with this illustration & paper lettering project by People Too. You heard me right, Paper Lettering. A mixture of drawing and a lot of crafting to create such a stunning result. Imagine that the mighty folks over People Too, went from making every single pieces from the buildings, people, furniture, plants, cars and more. This is one of those projects where you just appreciate their patience and their passion for the art itself. Props to the team! People Too is a team of Alexey Lyapunov and Lena Erlich. They both work into the illustration, drawings and craft using the paper material. You should definitely check out their Behance. Paper letters with little scenes inside for Hyundai Fleet Project Gallery    More Links Check out People Too's site: peopletoo.ru Make sure to follow People Too on Behance

Illustration & Typography: Harnham Salary Guide (2016)

Illustration & Typography: Harnham Salary Guide (2016)

Mixing both 3D Illustration, Typography, and design, let's take a look at the 2016 Salary Guide of Harnham. A guide that revealed the positive trends in the UK for Analytics and Data professionals and a distinctly candidate driven market. Designed by Craig Minchington and Radim Malinic, they both combined their skills into a composition of 3D, CGI, typography and a vibrant colour palette. Personally knowing both of their styles, the final result is a delightful mixture of a well-defined conceptual layout, props for their work. This is a collaboration between Craig Minchington on the 3D Illustrations and Radim Malinic on the creative direction and design. See the full project on Behance. Harnham's Annual Salary Guide for 2016 reveals more positive trends in the UK for Analytics and Data professionals and a distinctly candidate driven market. This is a collaborative guide that is made possible by the participation of data and analytics professionals completing our survey. With their help, Harnham are not only able to put together our ever popular salary tables but a comprehensive view of the data and analytics market trends that will impact business hiring decisions in the coming year and beyond. Project Gallery   Credits Creative direction and design: Radim Malinic / Brand Nu 3d Illustration: Craig Minchington / Adora Attack More Links Check out Craig's site: adoraattack.com Check out Radim's site: brandnu.co.uk

Wonder Woman Collection

Wonder Woman Collection

Wonder Woman's movie is totally awesome and there are plenty of scenes where she proves herself a true warrior. It's been 75 years since her creation, and it was about time to have a film representing this great character in the right way. For her "birthday" and as a homage to her awesome movie, here are some beautiful illustrations showing this amazing character! I hope you enjoy these. Don't forget to visit each artist's DeviantART portfolio by clicking each image. Cheers! ;)

Illustration & Digital Art: A Collection of my Animals

Illustration & Digital Art: A Collection of my Animals

An illustration and digital art dedicated to animals with a creative thinking and of course simplicity with a flair in its execution. Sure, why not! They are quite lovely and they seem to individually tells a story and between each one of them. Designed by Daniel Taylor who is a freelance artist from Budapest. We are welcomed with a stylish art that is mixed with different mediums and techniques. What do you guys think? danieltaylor.huDaniel Taylor is a freelance artist based in Budapest, Hungary. Working mainly in digital art, illustration and of course art direction, Daniel's work is fun and dreamy at the same time. We advice you to follow him on Behance. Photo Gallery   More Links Check out Daniel's site at danieltaylor.hu Make sure to follow Daniel on Behance

Graphic Design: Exotic Destinations On Earth Illustrations

Graphic Design: Exotic Destinations On Earth Illustrations

Exotic Destinations On Earth is a graphic design project created and shared by JIMMI TUAN and Bratus ™. The idea was to create a calendar and gift for students to get confident for an ESL english test. The restult is a set of beautiful illustrations about the most exotic destinations in our planet. From the desert to rout 66, there are many well-known and not so popular places, but the style and composition of the graphic design pieces are top notch. Below you can see them all.  Project description Premium IELTS is an online English preparation course, helping Planet’s student take the IELTS test with confidence. Bratus was asked to come up with an idea for the Calendar as an Appreciation Gift . These special presents will be gratefully handed to each students when they enroll in the course. Live. Study. Explore. In collaboration and discussion with clients, Bratus come up with a concept of opening opportunities to students successfully achieving high scores in future IELTS examination . Exotic Destinations on earth is a collection of various Minimal Illustrations. Through Geometry, in combination of lighting and shadow, We would like to take readers on a Journey of Mystery Places, from the immense dessert to the deepest cave Graphic design Credits Creative Director / Art Direction: Jimmi Tuan  Project Lead / Senior Graphic Designer: Trang Pham Illustration: Trang Pham, Tonbui  Support Designer: Huynh Co Account: Thanh Diem, Hien Nguyen Client: IELTS Planet Design Agency: Bratus 

80s-Inspired Abstract Illustrations

80s-Inspired Abstract Illustrations

Hah! The 80s, a beautiful era that never ceases to come back and to bring us back memories from the past, where everything was wildly different. Let's take a look at France-based visual artist/art director named Quentin Deronzier. His art is a mixture of a trippy colour palette and yet abstract to make us feel like we are in a middle of sci-fi world, like the Omni Magazine. I just love his style and can't help to appreciate the level of experimentation, hope you will like it too! Behind this art is the work from Quentin Deronzier who is a visual artist and art director based in Annecy, France. You should definitely check out his Behance where you can see more of his latest experiements/work. Photo Gallery   More Links Check out Quentin's Personal Site: quentinderonzier.tumblr.com Follow Quentin on Instagram Check out also his Tumblr