Student Break | Amit Shimoni | Hipster Leaders | July 1.14

With 2014 graduation shows just around the corner, I couldn’t resist sharing with you Amit Shimoni’s graduate project out of the Visual Communications Department at the Bezalel Academy. A couple of months ago I bumped into his hilarious portrait series, “Hipster Leaders”, which represent a group of iconic leaders of Israel’s history as… yep, hipsters. …

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Same Spot, Different View. Urban Sketching in Tel Aviv | A Guest Post by Guy Granit | May 30.14

Sketch by Marina Grechanik I’m a big fan of Guy Granit, the man who is basically a walking 101 for everything Israeli Illustration. As you probably know, I’m super excited about the first Illustration Week going on right now in Tel Aviv (one and two happy posts so far) and when Guy offered to share …

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Wizo Design Academy and It’s Big Boys | May 28.14

You already know about the illustrated party (aka Illustration Week 2014), which is taking place this week in Tel Aviv. Right? After sharing with you Sagi Ashin’s royal animals, it’s time to move on to the next exhibition, Big Boys. This one is by students, graduates and professors of the Wizo Design Academy, under the …

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Asufa | Let’s Make This Coming Passover An Illustrated Holiday | March 31.14

It’s crazy to think that almost a year has gone by since I wrote about Asufa and their most festive and illustrated Haggadah, created by some of Israel’s most talented illustrators. We all celebrate the holidays year in and year out, so why not celebrate Passover with a brand new addition of an illustrated Haggadah? …

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Kukka | When Industrial Designer Finds The Perfect Illustrator | December 9.13

When an industrial designer teams up with an illustrator it’s twice the fun! Rona Meyuchas, the Israeli power house behind Kukka, teamed up with the young British illustrator Will Haywood and together they created a world of bold graphics and yummy colors. Their tube trays and tea towels brought so much joy to my computer …

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