Phantom City Creative is a Toronto based illustration and design studio that has turned out some fantastic posters lately for some of their favorite movies. The posters are actually for sale too but only come in small 11×17 sizes. I would give anything to see some of the pieces printed larger because the quality of the illustrations and the compositional arrangement is top notch. Keep an eye on this studio.
Toronto based motion designer Nicolas Girard recently updated his reel for 2011 with some tasty goodness.
Jeannie Phan is a young illustrator artist with a casual experimental style that often skews towards surrealism but draws slight inspiration from Asian art. As near as we can tell she is based in Toronto.
Andrew B. Myers is a Toronto based photographer and currently a student of Ryerson University. He has a raw aesthetic that often involves washed out natural backdrops. It’s an alluring approach especially to someone like me who has a little bit of Colorado in their heart.
Ginette Lapalme lives and works in Toronto, Canada. She is part of the silkscreen studio Halo Halo and is also a member of the Woweezonk comic collective. She has a hand-on somewhat retro-inspired style that incorporates watercolor with great effect. The painted sticks above are for her Threadless shirt submission. Very nice.
Photographer Jeremy Kohm got his start taking surf photos while living in Japan. Later he moved to Australia where he spent time studying at the Australian Centre for Photography. He now resides in Toronto where he stays busy shooting for both advertising and editorial projects. He is affiliate photographer for Fever Films.
Nimit Malavia is a graduate of Sheridan ITAL’s BAA- Illustration program and currently resides in Toronto, Ontario. He has some highly emotive and beautiful illustration work in his portfolio. Both his graphite and color work are equally striking.
Collage and photography-based Toronto graphic designer/artist Anthony Gerace has some interesting work in his Flickr-folio.
Michael Wandelmaier is an illustrator and graphic designer who currently lives and works in Toronto, Canada. Though formally trained as a civil engineer and geologist, Michael has chosen to pursue a career in the arts. He uses both traditional and digital media in his work.
Good stuff happening in the portfolio of United Underwear but then again, if you think about it, how could their not be good stuff going on somewhere called United Underwear.