Category Archives: Design

March 2nd :: This Week’s Member Focus Round-Up

This past week’s Member Focus Round-Up included Illustrators Mark Smith, Ryan Richmond, Photographer/Illustrator Paul Thomas Gooney, Photographer Donte Tatum. To see more of the artists’ work, please visit Altpick.com. Advertisements

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Judith Mayer’s Typedelic Posters

Judith Mayer was chosen as an artist for the newest series of typographic posters for Avondale Type Company, based in Chicago. The ATC Artist Series III is an illustrated exploration of the alphabet, highlighting illustrators and designers from around the … Continue reading

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Be Timeless, Be Original, Be Revolutionary

“Being timeless, revolutionary and original” are three criteria by which Eiko Ishioka judged the quality of design works. Do you agree? Continue reading

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Happy Holidays from Altpick Members!

Happy Holidays from Altpick’s members: photographers, illustrators, designers, animators and multi-media artists!  Wishing everyone a prosperous and joyous 2018! To see more of the work from the Altpick.com members, please visit: http://altpick.com  

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Sending a Gift of Peace and Joy This Holiday Season

Wishing you, your friends and family a joyous holiday season filled with love, light and peace.  Enjoy some of the Altpick members’ holiday images: Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Altpick.com and members! To see more the Altpick members’ work, please … Continue reading

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Miami’s Annual Art Basel Week 2016

On November 28th, Altpick-writer and illustrator, Andreas von Buddenbrock, went to Miami, FL, for the annual  ‘Art Week’. What follows is a description of his experiences and observations, rather than a review of the fairs themselves. Illustrations made for this … Continue reading

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Illustrators Chris Lyons and David Owens Chat Over Coffee

  by  David Owens I’ve known Chris Lyons for several years now. He’s a brilliant illustrator, designer, and teacher. You’ve probably seen his work before, either in the New York Times, on some HESS truck packaging, or perhaps on one … Continue reading

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Have a Spook-tacular Halloween from Altpick Members!

Altpick.com members stepped up to the Halloween challenge and submitted some awesome images!  Wishing everyone a spirited and fun Halloween!   To see more of the Artists’ work, please visit Altpick.com.

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American Illustration 35 – Selected and Chosen Winners Announced!

It’s that time of the year! No, we’re not talking about Christmas, but the annual list of illustrators that have been selected and chosen by American Illustration. This year, we’re proud to announce that the list contains as much as … Continue reading

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Why Style-Diversity Has Become A Necessity

by Oliver Wetter When I started out drawing and painting things were different. When posting to art communities back in 2002 you either did photo-manipulation or fantasy art. Never both. I believe this is still rooted in the fine art … Continue reading

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