Tuesday, June 22, 2010

2010 Applied Arts Student Awards Winners

Congratulations to the ACAD students selected for inclusion in this years Student Awards Annual.

The students are Eran Cantrell, Lionel Cipriano, Morgan Curley, Amanda Kadatz, Gry Elise Nyland, Aaron Rinas, and Allison Toohey.

Here is the official announcement: http://www.appliedartsmag.com/blog/?p=2176

Character Design grad Eran Cantrell - http://www.eranfolio.com/

Visual Communications Design student Morgan Curley - http://morgancurley.com/

Character Design grad Amanda Kadatz - http://www.magnusink.ca/

Design grad Lionel Capriano - http://www.lionelcipriano.com/

Photography grad Gry Elise Nyland's - http://www.gryelisenyland.com/

Design grad Allison Toohey - http://www.allisontoohey.com/

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Jillian Tamaki

ACAD alumni Jillian Tamaki has a pretty sweet Op-Art comic strip for Father's Day in this weekend's New York Times, see it here:

Thursday, June 17, 2010

G Gerald Garcia

An ACAD alumni and amazingly prolific sketcher. It is worth digging through his daily posts, a whole lot of great exploration.


Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Karen Klassen

Good process and lot's of it. Karen has shared some of the process for a couple recent projects. The latest post features sketches and development for her recent exhibition, LOLITA. Scroll a few post further down and you can see process for a condo project in Chicago, Roosevelt Collection Lofts.


Friday, June 11, 2010

Dan Markin

Visit the world of Character Design grad Dan Markin!

His website:
And blog: http://danmarkin.blogspot.com/

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Emmanuel Obayemi

Visit recent ACAD design grad Emmanuel Obayemi's website to view his work - my favorite is the LOAF magazine layouts.
here is the link: http://osekacreative.com
(note:the images take a moment to load)

Monday, June 7, 2010

Doug Fraser

Head over to Drawger and check out the full illustration of ACAD alumni Doug Fraser's recent cover for TIME. Includes great sketches and development.

Here is the link:

Saturday, June 5, 2010

Kelly Sutherland

ACAD illustration grad Kelly Sutherland's band 7 Story Redhead was a recent winner of XPOSURE 2010 on X92.9
For winning they receive air play all summer long on X92.9 and $25,000! Congrats.

XPOSURE 2010: http://www.x929.ca/shows/xposure/?page_id=869

Kelly's Illustration Portfolio: http://www.el-freako.com/

7 Story Redhead : http://www.sevenstoryredhead.com

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Jessica McVicker

Visit ACAD Illustration Grad Jessica McVicker's website to view more of her paintings: