New Icons of Fashion Illustration
Wydawnictwo: Laurence King Publishing
drawings of pretty dresses. This lavish celebration of today?s leading
artists in the field showcases the timeless craft and amazing diversity
that characterize the genre.
From David Downton to Cecilia Carlstedt and from Jason Brooks to Jordi
Labanda, 28 masters of fashion illustration from across the world are
featured, one by one, in a grand tour of the best work currently produced.
While some illustrators create daringly bold graphics, others prefer
delicate watercolours and ink drawings. Throughout the volume, both hi-tech
multimedia effects and traditional drawing skills are given pride of place,
with many of the artists using a mixture of techniques. Lively commentary
accompanies the images, while interviews with each illustrator provide
further insight into their influences and methods.
A source of inspiration for aspiring illustrators, designers and
advertising creatives, this gorgeous volume will also catch the eye of
fashion lovers and all those who have an interest in contemporary
figurative art and visual communication. About the Author Tony Glenville
is Creative Director: School of Media & Communication at London College of
Fashion. His work has appeared in the Independent, Harper's Bazaar, Luxure
and the Evening Standard, among others. Tony has an extensive collection of
fashion illustration reference materials collected over many years.