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Jon Burgerman – Pens Are My Friends – The Designer’s Review of Books
For the first time, British artist and illustrator Jon Burgerman’s commercial, personal and collaborative works are collected together in this lavish and fun publication. Spy or something from Hannah Barbara.
I love seeing the sketchbooks, the roughs, because you get much more of a sense of the way they think. Enter the world of Jon Burgerman’s art, where no surface is safe from his meandering lines!
Although some of the exhibitions have dates and there is an implied sense of chronology from the ordering in the book, it is hard to tell any progression of his style and approach over time, which I would have liked to have seen.
Food is, clearly, another obsession. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Burgerman’s personal pantheon of like minds includes Phil Frost, Mr.
Jon Burgerman – Pens Are My Friends
Sune Ehlers, excerpted from Pens are my friendsfrom which this featured image is also reproduced. I have always been a sucker for seeing less polished work from artists.
Like quite a few illustrators and animators I know, Burgerman appears to have an inexhaustible supply of oddities inside his head and an equally unstoppable urge to draw them.
Jon Burgerman – pens are my friends
It seems to me to be more like a process akin to improvising music in which you have some underlying structure but the output is relatively free-form. On the accompanying DVD there are several fascinating short clips of him drawing.
Description For the first time, British artist and illustrator Jon Ars commercial, personal and collaborative works are collected together in this lavish and fun publication.
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Accompanying the hundreds of pages of brain-melting doodles, drawings, characters and colors are essays by the Pictoplasma team and editors of Modart magazine, insights into Burgerman’s working process and, of course, photos of salads.
‘jon burgerman: pens are my friends’
FALL Page Looking for beautiful books? It can’t be flossed out of a frisnds three teeth. Burgerman’s brightly colored parades of monster faces and abstract glyphs have found their way onto a huge range of merchandise–toys, clothing for Ripcurlsnowboards, exhibitions, murals, customizations, sketchbooks, even a sick bag–as well as galleries around the world he is especially popular in China and Japan, whose graphic arts traditions his work draws on.
My initial thoughts burgermman that this was just going to be another monograph of pictures, without much explanation, but those were quickly put to rest.
Inside there are plenty of multi-page fold-outs that show off his graffiti wall projects really well and tucked inside the birgerman cover is a DVD with several documentaries, animations, short clips and a mix of computer goodies such as icon sets and wallpapers.
The included DVD is packed with animated goodies, documentary stuff firends things to beautify your computer. My only minor gripe with the book is that there are no dates alongside the works. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
Dispatched from the UK in 2 bugerman days When will my order arrive? Jago of the Scrawl Collective, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Barry McGee–all of whom make sense as inspirations, and none of whom quite resemble his maniacal, over-the-top style.
The included DVD is packed with animated goodies, documentary stuff and things to beautify your computer. The Best Books of Reflective of this moment in history, it values evolution over revolution and shares a desire to show things as they are.