October 22, 2014

Maria Corte Maidagan - Understanding Resolution, Adobe Creative Cloud

As many of you know, Adobe hosts an abundance of tutorial pages on the internet to help with any FAQs within their programs. One of those pages is to help understand understand the resolution of an image. Maria Corte Maidagan, a fabulous digital artist, was chosen to create the banner image for the page. As always, her intelligent illustration gets right to the point in the most intriguing way.


Check out her piece on Adobe's site!
Check out more of Maria's work on our site!
Check out Maria's beautiful site too!




Michal Lisowski - Al Jazeera, Ars Thanea

Michal Lisowski works as part of the team of Polish production studio, Ars Thanea. The team worked together to conceptualize and produce the opener for one of Al Jazeera's TV Shows, " On My Responsibility" Michal Lisowski played the role of both art director and concept artist for this eery and awesome short video. Check it out!





Get the full report of the creative team on Michal's Behance
Check out more from Ars Thanea here
Check out more from Michal Lisowski on our site!

October 21, 2014

Gregory Manchess - Galerie Daniel Maghen

Galerie Daniel Maghen in Paris, France is exhibiting an array of work by our very own Gregory Manchess. The show is displaying both new and classic Greg paintings which have inspired many and sent many others to gasp open mouthed in awe at this artist's fabulous work. The show will be up until October 31st, so if you just so happen to be passing by Europe this show will be a more than worthwhile stop!! See for yourselves, here are some pictures from the shows reception on October 15th!









Learn more about Galerie Daniel Maghen!
Keep up to date with Greg on his blog!
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Karla Ortiz - Ghoulcaller Gisa, Wizards of the Coast

Karla has done quite a few cards for Wizards of the Coast, this one takes the cake for creepy smiles. Feast your eyes on Ghoulcaller Gisa!



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October 20, 2014

Gary Kelley - Prayer from the Chinook People, Highlights

Gary Kelley was commissioned by Highlights Magazine to do an illustration to accompany a poem which originated with the Chinook People, a Native American tribe from the Pacific Northwest. The poem was adapted by Bijou Le Tord.

 Check it out!


See more from Gary, here!

Rudy Gutierrez - The Art of Rudy Gutierrez Exhibition, Richard C. von Hess Gallery

Rudy's work is on display in a solo show at the Richard C. von Hess Gallery at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. If you are in the area on Thursday, October 23rd he will be giving a public presentation. Rudy is an excellent speaker and anyone who has the great privilege to see a lecture of his is sure to leave inspired. 

Please see all the information for the show below:

The Art of Rudy Gutierrez Exhibition

Sep 1—Nov 16, 2014  

Richard C. von Hess Gallery 
at The University of the Arts
Anderson Hall
333 South Broad Street, 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Gallery Hours
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
215-717-6240

Public Presentation: 
by Rudy Gutierrez
Thursday, October 23, 1 - 2:30 p.m., 
Levitt Auditorium

Reception: 
Thursday, October 23, 3 - 4 p.m., 
Richard C. von Hess Gallery- Anderson Hall
333 S Broad Street 

Philadelphia, PA 19102


Check out the gallery's website!
Check out more of Rudy's work on our site!

October 17, 2014

Goni Montes - The Girl in the High Tower, Tor.com

Gennifer Ablin's latest short story of the UNRAVELED set is out and ready to read! Goni Montes did this beautifully intense illustration to serve as the cover illustration on Tor. com. The story is set in Arras where time and space are as malleable as the people who serve as subjects. In a perfect world, maintained by beautiful spinsters, escape, regret, and difficult decisions threaten the balance and haunts the mind of Loricel...


Check out the entire story here!
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October 15, 2014

 
Richard Solomon Artists Representative
 
Monster Mash
 
Jon Foster
"Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels"
-Francisco de Goya
 
Edward Kinsella III
“Behind every tree there's a new monster. "
-Todd Rundgren
 
David Palumbo
"I'm normal till the sun goes down
Than the animal
The beast
It wants to come out
It roars it rips
It is al that is wrong
It hunts and kills all
Who cross paths
This is all cause if what it is
It is a werewolf"
-Fang Prometheus
 
Ricardo Martinez
"Every monster was a man first."
-Edward Albee
 
Gregory Manchess
"There is a pleasing variety about my exhibits. My first experiment was so lovely that we made her a Queen. Charming, don't you think?"
-Dr. Pretorious, "The Bride of Frankenstein"
 
Goni Montes
"We make our own monsters, then fear them for what they show us about ourselves "
-Mike Carey & Peter Gross
 
Sam Spratt
"There is no good and evil, there is only power...and those too weak to seek it."
-Quirrel 's lesson from Voldermort to Harry, Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone
 
Douglas Smith
"There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery."
-Jospeh Conrad
 
Patrick Arrasmith
"...Late at night, when the hour is none, I dream the dreams of the damned. "
-James MIchael Rice
 
Orlando Arocena
"Sometimes mortals can be more horrible than monsters."
-Rick Riordan
 
Tyler Jacobson
"For some of you those monsters left you alone,but for some of us they crept inside of us and never left,they live inside us,and for some of us we became the monster."
- unknown
 
Michal Dziekan
"There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them .""
-Andre Gide
 
Tim Bower
"Monsters die out when the collective imagination no longer needs them. "
-Glen Duncan
 
James Bennett
"Be careful in the company of monsters that you don't become one."
-Cindy Gerard
 
Karla Ortiz
"Zombies are apocalyptic in nature. They belong to a class of monster that doesn't just hunt humans, but seeks to obliterate that entire human race.."
-Max Brooks
 
Guy Stauber
"The Monster's crimes were horrific that a mere man could not possibly have committed them. Satan, in the end, hard to be invoked."
-Douglas Preston
 
Bill Sanderson
"We must not look at goblin men,
We must not buy their fruits:
Who knows upon what soil they fed
Their hungry thirsty roots?."
-Christinan Rossetti
 
Rudy Gutierrez
"'Tis the night - the night
Of the grave's delight,
And the warlocks are at their play;
Ye think that without
The wild winds shout,
But no, it is they - it is they. "
-Arthur Cleveland Coxe
 
Dongyun Lee
"You'd be amazed the monsters this world can create"
-Flashopoint Paradox
 
Jason Seiler
"When there's no more room in hell,the dead will walk the earth."
-Dawn of the Dead
 
Charles Chaisson
"Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you. "
-Friedrich Nietzche
 
Gary Kelley
"'Tis now the very witching time of night,
When churchyards yawn and hell itself breathes out
Contagion to this world"
-William Shakespear
 
Piotr Jablonski
"I'm the thing monsters have nightmares about."
-Buffy
 
CF Payne
"Monsters were wild. Monsters were strong. Monsters were fierce and free.
If I was monstrous...perhaps it wasn't such a bad thing."
-Sarah Diemer
 
Ted Wright
"There are far worse things awaiting man than death. "
-Count Dracula
 
Mark Summers
"Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen,
Voices whisper in the trees, "Tonight is Halloween!"
-Dexter Kozen
 
Mark T Smith
"Men who fear demons see demons everywhere."
-Brom
 
Michal Lisowski
"Monsters die out when the collective imagination no longer needs them. "
-Glen Duncan
 
       
Niklas Asker
Charles Chaisson
David Johnson
Dongyun Lee
Goni Montes
  Orlando Arocena
John Mattos
Guy Stauber
Maria Corte
Ted Wright
  James Bennett
CF Payne
Jason Seiler
  Patrick Arrasmith
Kent Barton
Chris Gall
Bill Sanderson
Douglas Smith

Ricardo Martinez

Mark Summers
  Jon Foster
Piotr Jablonski
Tyler Jacobson
Karla Ortiz
Chase Stone


       
Gary Kelley
Edward Kinsella
Tran Nguyen
Kinuko Y. Craft
  Eric Drooker
Rudy Guitierrez
Mark T. Smith
  Michal Dziekan
Michal Lisowski
Oscar Ramos

  Tim Bower
Paul Cox
  Thomas Ehretsmann
Gregory Manchess
David Palumbo
Sam Spratt
 
 
Richard Solomon
Artists Representative
110 East 30th Street. Ste 501
New York, NY 10016
  P:212 223 9545
richard@richardsolomon.com
 
 
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