All the latest from the Central Illustration Agency
15 December 2017
What to buy the people you hate for Christmas? Graham Robson have illustrated on Evening Standard a guide to deliver the perfect present for your hated one. Whether it is for your Brexit uncle or your Boss from hell, this article will help you choose what to buy the seemingly impossible gifts in your life...You’re welcome.
14 December 2017
13 December 2017
Commissioned for an article in The Washington Post “There are dolls for all Barbie’s weddings. Here are the ones for her divorces”, Susan Burghart broke old social rules and finally brought Barbie in the 21st century. “For every Dream Fantasy Wedding™, there must have followed a Dream Fantasy Divorce™” Perhaps this woman just don’t need no man! Very progressive, we like her style.
12 December 2017
This bespoke illustration by Jitesh Patel was created for the opening of the Cartier Boutique shop, for special guests that were chauffeured to Burlington Arcade. The guests would walkthrough the arcade on a red carpet to the Cartier Boutique shop, when they left the guests have special invitations to enjoy the rest of the evening at a high profile organised party.
11 December 2017
We are all works of art! “Our bodies might all differ in shape, and form, and frame, but think how dull the world would be if we were all the same…” Empowering and educative, this book written by Mark Sperring and Illustrated by the amazing Rose Blake, celebrates difference and diversity. We can get on board with this!
8 December 2017
Paul Smith became a respected and successful designer by accident. Literally, because of a bike accident. Our retro artist Mark Thomas has illustrated his unexpected story in GQ magazine, in collaboration with Childrensalon. A nostalgic style depicting the fashion fairytale of Paul Smith, one of Britain’s most famous fashion designers.
7 December 2017
As traditional as Clare Melinsky's art work, the Campbell Community make award winning organic cheeses. They have commissioned Clare to create a set of postcards to promote Loch Arthur agricultural community in Scotland. Get your cracker selection ready for that cheese!
6 December 2017
Originally made for Mike Wilks’ book “The Ultimate Alphabet”, which was a New York Times bestseller and Sunday Times bestseller for 57 weeks, this illustration contains hundred of items beginning with the letter P.
Mike’s art work have a surreal and dreamlike quality, with a disturbing undertone, inspired by surrealists such as Dali and De Chirico.
A work of creative ingenuity that displays Wilks' at the height of his powers as an illustrator.
5 December 2017
Clarges Mayfair, the swanky new building development set to be the hottest spot in London is underway, Andy Singleton has been asked to create a beautiful wintery scene. Currently installed in the reception of this fine new building, there are plans to showcase it in the groundlfoors windows. Keep your eyes peeled for this paper sculpture to get you in the Christmas spirit.
4 December 2017
Alice Patullo's latest collaboration with Design For Today, providing a concertina tribute to Charleston Farmhouse and the decorative arts of Bloomsbury. Taking inspiration from the painted furniture, gardens and murals created by Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant during their time inhabiting the house. We're in awe of this complimentary collab, here's a look at some of the work!