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Coca-Cola 100x100 by Greig Anderson

Coca-Cola 100x100 by Greig Anderson

Coca-Cola is such an iconic brand and their bottle is a trademark. You can see that form and recognize immediately that it's Coca-Cola and of course their marketing team is super smart to explore that. Another great example is the beautiful work that Greig Anderson created for Coca-Cola 100th anniversary. Just check out after the break and you will understand what I am talking about. We were proud to be selected as one of 100 design studios worldwide invited by Coca-Cola to submit a poster design to mark the 100th anniversary of their iconic glass bottle; ‘The Contour’. Taking a classic Coke poster as inspiration, we used the shape of the bottle to create 100 unique ‘bubbles’. These were printed using actual Coca-Cola and the bottom of the famous Contour glass bottle. Follow the campaign at #mashupcoke #cokebottle100 For more information check out http://www.freytaganderson.com/

Brazil 1985

Brazil 1985

Brazil 1985 is a beautiful poster created by Van Orton Design and directed by Terry Gilliam. I don't know much about the project besides it catching my attention not only by the colors and style, very 80s, but because my home country Brazil is the focal point. That, coupled with the 1985 date, made me really curious to find out what it's all about. Van Orton was super cool to share a bit of the creative process, check it out. Van Orton Design is a Twin duo from Italy, for more information check out https://www.behance.net/vanortondesign

City Life - Isometric Cityscape

City Life - Isometric Cityscape

We posted about isometric artworks and have even posted a tutorial on how to execute something similar. Enter the work of Coen Pohl, an artist's work we're excited to share some beautiful artwork mixing isometric cityscape with typography. The project is titled City Life and we would love you to take a look at some of the pieces after the break. For more information about Coen check out https://www.behance.net/coenpohl After noticing the interest in my previous work 'Isometric Hong Kong", I wanted to make a similar setting but with more details. This time, I based the design of the buildings on the typical old but beautiful New York skyscrapers. My goal was to create a large overall illustration of a cityscape and being able to take metaphorical 'photographs' of close ups of the buildings.

Star Wars Poster

Star Wars Poster

I have seen quite a lot of Star Wars posters and artworks over the years and we have certainly featured many here on Abduzeedo as well. Among all, I have to say, the poster that Juan Esteban Rodríguez put together in collaboration for The Bottleneck Gallery and Acme Archives is at the top of my list. The point of view, the colors, pretty much everything is perfectly done. Because of that, we had to post about it here and just wishing we could get a wallpaper with that image right? Star Wars officially licensed screen printed poster, illustrated by Juan Esteban Rodríguez and produced in collaboration with The Bottleneck Gallery and Acme Archives. Screen printed by VGKIDS For more information check out https://www.behance.net/gallery/23405653/Star-Wars-Poster

Raleigh Heritage Poster  by Brian Miller

Raleigh Heritage Poster by Brian Miller

Today I was checking Dribbble and I saw this incredible illustration work created by Brian Miller for Raleigh Bicycles. He was also super cool to share with us a little bit of the behind process on his website (http://orlincultureshop.com/). The textures, colors, composition... everything works really well which makes this project truly inspirational. In 2014, I had the distinct honor and privilege of doing illustration work for Raleigh USA. The project was to create a series of posters for a new generation while capturing the timeless qualities that make Raleigh and their riders unique. Raleigh has a long lineage of working with illustrators dating back to 1916 (check them out here: http://www.pinterest.com/RaleighBicycles/classic-raleigh-vintage-poster… ) and I was thrilled to contribute to such a rich artistic heritage (not to mention I'm a huge fan of mountain biking). For more information check out http://orlincultureshop.com/blog/?author=51172786e4b04512ec8033b3

ALIEN 35 Vector Poster Tribute

ALIEN 35 Vector Poster Tribute

Alien was one of, if not the most, terrifying movies of my childhood. I remember watching this movie in the 80s and getting completely traumatized by that alien thing. 35 years have passed since the release of Alien and it continues to inspire in a creepy way. Orlando Arocena had the chance to contribute with some incredible artwork to homage this acclaimed movie and lucky for us he shared some of the process behind it here. I can't believe its been 35 years...I am honored to contribute 3 new vectors for this PosterPosse creative tribute to the science-fiction horror film directed by Ridley Scott, and starring Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hurt, Ian Holm and Yaphet Kotto. And a creature design so horrific and sleek it launched the artistry of H.R.Giger into a household name. Remember, in SPACE NO ONE CAN HEAR YOU SCREAM...

'THIS IS BERK' Poster

'THIS IS BERK' Poster

Movie posters are probably one of my favorite mediums in terms of graphic design and reason behind the constant feature here on Abduzeedo. I think it goes back to my childhood, going to the movies, walking along the halls to the theater seeing all those posters about upcoming movies and trying to imagine the story behind that poster. We are particularly excited to feature an epic movie poster by the talented Patrick Connan here. 'THIS IS BERK' inspired by How to Train your Dragon commissioned by Hero Complex Gallery for their event 'Breakfast at HCG' For more information check out Patrick's website at http://www.patrickconnan.com/

Star Wars VII - Vector Sketch

Star Wars VII - Vector Sketch

We have featured Orlando Arocena a few times here on Abduzeedo, his illustrations are full of character with striking colors and gradients. You can see one of his pieces every time you open Adobe Illustrator CC2014, he created that beautiful illustration on the splash screen. Now, Orlando designed an incredible poster inspired by the new Star Wars VII movie based on the just released teaser trailer. For more information about Orlando, check out his Behance profile at https://www.behance.net/orlandoarocena

Idea! Zarvos

Idea! Zarvos - Architecture Posters

I am a fan of modern architecture with simple form, glass, concrete and straight lines. Henrique Foster, a designer from Sao Paulo, Brazil, created a series of posters titled Idea! Zarvos works for an architecture and construction company where he illustrates this aesthetic really well. Each illustration translates the main style of the buildings that they built. For more information about this project check out Henrique's website at http://cargocollective.com/folster

Sugar Bowl Resort 75th Anniversary Poster

Sugar Bowl Resort 75th Anniversary Poster

The snow season has arrived here in the northern hemisphere and that means, skiing and snowboarding time. Coming from a tropical country, seeing snow is always something that fascinates me, I believe because it's something so different that every time I experience a new memory, almost like being a child again. Brian Miller created a poster for the 75th Sugar Bowl Resort Anniversary that illustrate this feeling I have pretty well. He was also generous enough to share his creative process, which is always really inspiring. “Beyond was all around me. My dream was a dream no longer. I suppose I was here because this was something I had to do. Not just dream about it, but do it. I suppose too I was here to test myself. Not that I had never done it before but this time it was to be a more thorough and lasting examination.” — Richard Proenneke The challenge with this piece was trying to show multiple aspects of Sugar Bowl which make it such a wonderful ski resort: great slopes, scenic views, and a snowbound village you actually take a gondola into (amazing!). I also had in mind early on the kind of lighting I wanted to use which would simultaneously capture bright slopes for skiing as well as lights within the snowbound village. That brings us to the next step... While a number of my color options looked dramatic, a few of them skewed too far on the dark side, especially around the snowbound village. Tyler had the great suggestion of lightening up the town just enough so it would look more inviting without loosing the drama of seeing the town lights. The rest was history! Here are a few detail shots which you'd be able to see in the print: Final

Hand Lettering Posters by Tobias Hall

Hand Lettering Posters by Tobias Hall

This is another amazing project by Tobias Hall. The project is called Great Little Place and it's a total of 4 posters and each corresponding to a compass area in London. The result is amazing, check it out! For more from Tobias Hall visit tobias-hall.co.uk and behance.net/TobiasHall. Each letter corresponding to a compass area in London

Nike Dominator by Alexis Marcou

Nike Dominator by Alexis Marcou

Seeing the process behind compositions for me is one of the most amazing things especially in learning how designers and digital artists create certain effects. The creativity and improvisation behind some of the techniques is quite inspiring, like the light study that Alexis Marcou did for the Nike Dominator project. Below you can scope a little bit of his design process. Commissioned work by Nike in 2013. Designed a skull wearing a football helmet. Final outcome was 2 tees in black and blue colors. For more information about Alexis visit http://www.alexismarcou.com/

 McDonald's McFlurry Letter Style by Luke Ritchie

McDonald's McFlurry Letter Style by Luke Ritchie

Luke Ritchie worked with the Leo Burnett agency to create a very cool letter style for the McDonald's McFlurry campaign and shared a little bit of his creative process, from sketches to the final artwork. It's inspiring, not to mention mouth-watering, to see his workflow, even if it's just a sneak peek. Working with Leo Burnett agency in London, I came up with a letter style and type treatment for an upcoming Mcflurry campaign. Here’s the process and final renders: Luke is an independent designer/illustrator focusing and specializing in illustrative lettering,type design,formal aesthetics,identity design & branding. For more information visit http://www.lukeritchie.co.za/

Disney Type Posters

Disney Type Posters

I thought I had seen it all when it comes to type posters with inspiring quotes so when I stumbled upon a series of type posters inspired by Disney quotes I had to share. That's the inspiration behind Nikita Gill's posters referencing movies like The Princess and the Frog, Cinderella, Peter Pan and many others. Nikita is a typography and branding designer, part time ukulele lover, and full time special needs researcher. She loves photography, painting and poetry. For more information visit https://www.behance.net/nikitagill

SOL Beer – Chalk and Sign Painting

SOL Beer – Chalk and Sign Painting

I love letterings, it brings back great memories from my childhood going to the farmers market on Sundays with my parents not to mention every neighborhood grocery had tons of lettering for prices, promotions and advertisings. It's amazing to see that this craft is getting stronger again and seeing the work that Jackson Alves put together for poster for the Mexican beer Sol is true proof of that. The Advertising Agency Talent from São Paulo (Brazil) hired me to create two handmade posters for the Mexican beer SOL. One with chalk lettering and the other with sign painting, which was a great challenge because I didn't have sign painting experience. I sent the original pieces to the agency and their team added the beer bottle and finished the ad pieces and the great TV AD. Check out the project. Making of Sol beer – Sign painting and chalk lettering from jackson alves on Vimeo. Final result Sol's official AD for TV Jackson Alves is a letterer, calligrapher and teacher, based in Curitiba, south of Brazil. For more information visit http://www.jacksonalves.com/

Space Dogs

Space Dogs

Constructivism was an artistic and architectural philosophy that originated in Russia beginning in 1919, a rejection of the idea of autonomous art. The movement was in favor of art as a practice for social purposes. Constructivism had a great effect on modern art movements of the 20th century, influencing major trends such as the Bauhaus and De Stijl movements. Its influence is still vivid today and the work that Steve Simpsons created for a short story titled Space Dogs is a great example of that. For a Roddy Doyle short story, Space Dogs about Dezik and Tysgan were the first dogs to make a sub-orbital flight on the 22nd of July 1951. All proceeds going to Roddy Doyle's 'Fighting Words' charity - published by Harper Collins Book blurb: A short story taken from the Fighting Words charity collection, BEYOND THE STARS, written and illustrated by two of the most outstanding talents in children's fiction today Told from the perspective of the Russian dog Tsygan, this is the story of the first living creatures to be sent into space - the 'star dogs' of the title. Roddy Doyle's typically accessible voice is complemented by the illuminating illustrations of Steve Simpson, together immersing a new generation of young readers in the incredible true story of the Soviet space dogs, one of the twentieth century's true feats of science. Research is a hugely important part of the process for me. In January of this year I was given the brief for this short story by Roddy Doyle, part of the Beyond the Stars collection of short stories. A week later I was in Moscow teaching workshops. The timing of the trip was purely coincidental but a research trip to the Museum of Cosmonautics was an oppourtunity not to be missed. For more information about Steve check out his website at http://www.stevesimpson.com/

Digital Vomit by Alberto Seveso

Digital Vomit by Alberto Seveso

I am a huge fan of Alberto Seveso, I remember back in the day he was always blowing everyone's mind with incredible graphic design pieces. Since then it is amazing to see his evolution in terms of style and techniques. From been featured by Adobe for the launch of the Creative Cloud to so many big clients, he is always trying something new. Today we feature his most recent project titled Digital Vomit. For more information about Alberto check out his website at http://www.burdu976.com/ Digital Vomit is an ongoing project the idea behind everything is to create unique artworks by using an inkjet printer and some tricks. Via Behance