All the latest from the Central Illustration Agency
16 February 2017
With seemingly effortless brush strokes and sensitivity illustrator Lynnie Zulu expertly captures the essence of Natalie Portman as Jackie Kennedy. Beautiful, simple and iconic. That's Lynnie!
14 February 2017
Happy Valentines to all you sweethearts out there. In the words of Marvin Gaye in his sweet sultry tones, Let's Get It On....
Portrait by Stan Chow.
1 February 2017
Say hello to Ricardo Cavolo. Quite simply a multi-talented artist. We are just going to take the time to appreciate this guys mural magic. He travels communities far and wide involving people in his arwork, raising awareness for charities and organisations, rallying for refugee protests and all with such style and a humble attitude. We'll leave you to peruse this photograph of a favourite of his epic artworks.
30 January 2017
17 January 2017
Sir Peter Blake has stamped his celebrated pop art style on the hoarding of the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, during part of the hotel’s renovation. Commissioned by London Advertising and named 'Our Fans’ his biggest artwork yet scales the building’s facade. This enticing mixture of the hotel's most celebrated guests is a real dazzler from the ‘Godfather of British Pop Art’.
20 December 2016
It's a throwback Tuesday today, we've been looking back over the year at some of our favourites and this glistening portrait of Mariah Carey cropped up. With Christmas tunes wailing from every station, all we want for christmas is a karaoke duet with Stan Chow and Mariah Carey. Imagine.
16 December 2016
Andy Singleton worked with Lisbon based band 'Memoria De Peixe' (loosely translated as fish memory) to produce a floating paper fish that incorporated MagLev (Magnetic levitation) technology. The band commissioned Andy to create the fish for use in their upcoming live shows that coincide with the release of their second album 'Himiko Cloud'. Catch it in paper scale action here.
14 November 2016
Last weekend saw much fun and enthusiasm and a good old knees up for the 800th anniversary! Our very own Brian Grimwood has been pleasing the crowds! His fluid paint marks can be spotted on posters splurged on the London Undergorund. Brian's poster is part of the official commemorative programme in aid of The Lord Mayor's Show.
13 October 2016
CIA had a splendid evening outing to see Michael Clark's new performance at the Barican theatre last night. We spotted Parko Polo's exuberant illustration and Tess couldn't help but to join in the party! Top show, top venue, top artwork.
26 September 2016
A Bath mural by the artist behind Radiohead's album covers has been updated to celebrate this year's Tour of Britain cycle race.
Stanley Donwood's mural on Walcot Street now features a menacing peloton of cyclists fiercely racing through a previously empty woodland path. The prolific Simon Spilsbury was spotted in Bath adding the riders to the large black and white mural last week, VERY NICE!