Tuesday, 25 January, 2022

Take Art: Ian Gil

sad dogBerlin Doot It’s really nice to be surrounded by creative people, and Whitechapel, the community that Warren Ellis has built around his webcomic Freakangels is a real hive of creativity. I first became aware of Ian Gil through a thread that gave people a chance to show off their work. It was one of his ‘stories that go nowhere’ and was a trippy looking piece about the band Acid Mother’s Temple. The above drawing in pen and marker went up a day or so ago and I fell in love with it, decided to check out his livejournal, and found sad dog and a whole host of other things. There is some great work there: a mixture of photographs, cartoon strips and wonderful art like the piece above. It would definitely be worth your time to leap over there and check it out. http://iangil.livejournal.com/

One comment on “Take Art: Ian Gil

[…] then more recently, my art LJ got some accolades from Paul Grimsley on Skull Cull, which is pretty sweet since there’s not actually much stuff on the LJ and I don’t […]

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