All the latest from the Central Illustration Agency
26 July 2018
After illustrating the book “Survivors”, an incredible real-life stories of extreme survivals, Kerry Hyndman is back with the second part of David Long’s trilogy “Heroes”, which this time concerns animal bravery! We love the story of Jet the Alsatian dog who became a hero of the Blitz, pulling survivors from burning rubble, night after night. A beautifully illustrated book realised on the 4th of October!
28 June 2018
Juan and Alejandro, the talented Brosmind brothers, have used their creativity to fight the heartbreaking story of the racing galgo dogs used for hunting and competition in Spain. Every year over 50,000 galgos are considered not suitable for hunting and discarded; either abandoned, hanged, drowned, beaten to death or killed in other ways. Brosmind’s bright illustration will be used on bags and t-shirts to help to raise money to save the dogs!
20 June 2018
He's one of our newer guys - Shan Jiang produced a timelessly stylish cover for 'Journey To The Edge of The World.' Get your hands on this to find a wealth of intrictae landscapes and cultures, illustrated by Shan and ready to be coloured in.
5 June 2018
Here's a chirpy start to the week, take a look at Martin Haake's unique and interesting approach to illustration. We have a pair of pretty parrots to add to his rich body of work, inspired by amercian folk and full of original persepctives and textures - there's noone quite like him!.
22 May 2018
An eclectic world of adventure and curiosity await you at The Trading House. This gastro pub in the heart of the city required an exotic pattern with diverse elements that could also be used as standalone illustrations. Find this wildly beautiful design by Charlotte Day on all printed materials, menus and social platforms for The Trading House.
14 May 2018
If there isn’t a Mick Marston Fan Club, there should be, what’s not to like? Endless creativity and a touch of humour make the perfect equation for his amazing bold illustrations. Mick has been kind enough to organise all his work by alphabetic order, so here is the letter C, for very clever illustration.
29 March 2018
Emily Phillips ‘TRYING’ is a story about conceiving. Charlotte Day was asked to surround the title with bountiful and fertile flora indicating reproduction and sexual anatomy with petals and leaves pushing enthusiastically through the letters, in a beautiful and ebullient way. Published by Hodder and Stoughton.
20 February 2018
Our Graham has been busy creating exciting new pieces for his portfolio that are full of charm. With fresh springlike colours and pleasant muted shading, his portfolio is full of playful puns and endearing characters, Graham's dry northern wit is sprinkled with optimism in this lovely body of work.
14 February 2018
It's Valentines day, hoorah. I'm sure we are expected to show you some kind of humorous satirical piece on the perils of romance because, y'know, we're funny like that. This year we're making a change, getting cute and showing off a spectacular project by a truly tremendous artist. Aitch has worked with Chobani to create a fully fledged campaign for their rebrand and release of their latest product. You can see her work beautifully animated over here. Until then, here's some brand illustration, some delicious yoghurt and some super huge lovin' from us.
17 January 2018
Many of you will be familiar with Brian Grimwood's work, a true heavyweight of illustration with an enviable artistic career. We've been enjoying his recent process exploring the possibilities that his pen flourishes can portray on an ipad. His latest portfolio update has been a true delight to consider, with Brian's classic inky style paired alongside his progressive, more abstract digital work that find it's home in packaging and poster art.
Take a look and enjoy!