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Pink Pig Sketchbooks

So pleased to announce a number of our friends at Dirt Cheap are now representing Pink Pig Sketchbooks!

High quality, artists sketchbooks delivered direct to your door in a variety of paper weights and in economy and ecologically sound ranges.

Some members of the team you should follow…

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@oliverlancaster

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@peterotooleart

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@masstuff

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@drybritish

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@dylandraw

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@kwillsofficial

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@aylo_nomad

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@joshparkyart

The quality is truly great and many of the artists (including myself) have been using these books for over 10 years before becoming a member of the team. Stay tuned for much more content and exciting projects coming soon from the team.

You can purchase Pink Pig Sketchbooks and papers on their website here and also on Amazon here.

Get 10% off your order by entering the code ‘OSmith10’ at the checkout!

Amadeus Magazine Issue 5 Launch

The good people at Amadeus Magazine are launching their 5th issue, if you are in the LA area you should go check it out. All Vinyl DJ set by PRES, Live art by Jennifer Korsen and free beer from House Beer.

Issue 05 artists include:
America Martin
Clay Hickson
Damien Tran
Fred Stonehouse
Hannah Stouffer
George Heaven
Loro Verz
Kate Mitchell
That Thing
Papersafe
Wiissa

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Friday, May 29at 6:00pm – 11:00pm in PDT
Imperial Art Studios
695 S Santa Fe Ave, Los Angeles, California 90021
Facebook event info here.

Keep Helping Nepal

Thanks so much to all who have donated, shared and spread the word. The original print is now SOLD OUT – with ALL proceeds going to people on the ground in Nepal.

The terrible news that another quake has hit Nepal is another reason to continue to collect and give generously.

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Remaining designs – PURCHASE HERE.

50% of proceeds from the remaining posters in my shop www.bigcartel.oliverlancaster.com will also be added to the total.

The very kind people at Phonehug.co.uk will also be donating £2 from every single and combo pack sale made during the month of May – They make super cool, secure, stretchable phone protection.

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Phone Hug example.

So please, please, please get buying the prints or the Phone Hug; do something charitable AND get a useful product of piece of Art to hang.

Shares etc appreciated…

Eat, Drink & B.Murray

Eat,Drink&B.Murray-01New illustration by Oliver Lancaster, purchase this print and others here: www.oliverlancaster.bigcartel.com

Be quick, Very limited numbers!

Cédric De Smedt

New illustrations from Cédric De Smedt, dark, scratchy, messed up melancholy! Love the mixture of marks and textures, simple images with an atmospheric and quite disturbing feel…

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Jolie nuit

Maman me ment

Maman me ment

Ne souris pas

Ne souris pas

Paralysie

Paralysie

Un cheveu dans la gorge

Un cheveu dans la gorge

Une gorge à arroser

Une gorge à arroser

You can see the full set over on his Tumblr here.

 

Red Container

During a May sunny day, bring together: red paint, kids, a white container house…

Red Container

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by Candoni Kids, 9 periodicoElfoRub Kandy, Angelo Sabatiello

Rome,Via Candoni, May 12, 2014

The rest of the photos can be found here.

Follow 5 – Instagram

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Who: guymckinley

Why: Really good character design and general illustration.

 

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Who: filthyclub

Why:  Brilliant small(ish) brand, with excellent photography.

 

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Who: bigghostltd

Why: For Hip-Hop related jokes

 

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Who: lazyoafs

Why: Because they’re killing it on the Pop fashion, and their shoots look great.

 

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Who: _goodchild

Why: Stark, bold graphic paintings and imagery.

Kid Acne

Here are a few pieces from our favourite Steel City hip-hopping, graffiti dropping, art shotting, generally dope geezer, Kid Acne!

Featured waaaay back in one of the first Dirt Cheap interviews, stay tuned for a catch up in the next few weeks, in the meantime feast your eyes on his awesome works…

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Wu Tang Is For The Children – Represent from midnight to high noon…

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4 colour hand-pulled screen print made in collaboration with B&B Gallery. Super limited edition of 10. Buy it here.

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Love these work in progress sketches of female superheroes, so loose and fun!

Stay tuned for more soon! Follow Kid Acne via his website here, his Facebook and Twitter.

Jung Katz

Because we love to promote the underdogs, the young, the creative; we also love to promote those, who promote. Got that? Great.

Jung Katz are just like us, pushing forward resources and information useful for the fledgling designer, as well as showcasing the work of said designers and finally alongside this multimedia showcase are a series of interviews from a very wide range of practitioners, which really are a pleasure to read.

From across the globe and from across the gamut of media, Jung Katz looks set to be one to bookmark for regular reading. Here are a couple of pieces featured on their blog as a taster…

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Elif Biradlı

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Sophie Filomena

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Marton Gosztonyi

Get involved, follow on Twitter, Facebook and of course read the excellent blog http://jungkatz.com/.

Please Come. Exhibition photos.

Here are a small selection of the work by Oliver Lancaster from his latest show ‘Please Come’. The pieces are painted in enamels on canvas and aluminium.

'Family' Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (4) 'Gin & Juice' Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (2) 'Nude' Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (3) 'Red Stripes' Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (5) 'Smoke Break' Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (1)
'Please Come.' Diptych. Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (9)'Please Come.' Diptych. Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (7) 'Please Come.' Diptych. Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (8) 'Please Come.' Diptych. Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (10) 'Please Come.' Diptych. Please Come. Exhibition photos. Oliver Lancaster Smith www.oliverlancaster.co (11)

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