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We’ve compiled a list of quirky artworks from artists all over the world, to help you out. ( The list is in no particular order and is not exhaustive)
Rachna Ravi, a painter from Delhi, turns figments of imagination into intriguing animate stories. We cannot help but witness the fascinating ways Rachna presents her paintings; her ideas unconventional and undeterred.
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Kritika’s main interests lie in Illustration, and visual communication. We were quite amazed with the intriguing combination of humour and sarcasm, she presents in her art.
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Annushka enjoys illustrating people, food, animals and places. She is also very enthusiastic about exploring the world as is evident from her artwork.
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Pradeesh’s simple and minimal style binds together the traditional and contemporary. He brings the past back to life with an infusion of colours.
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Charbak Dipta takes us through his journey of expressing himself through various mediums, with the ultimate destination, his illustrations which are a departure from convention.
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Drawing inspiration from mythology, Fiza imparts a fierce sense of rebellion and compassion to her art, letting them voice her thoughts. Her representation of deities remains rooted in tradition.
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Barruf a.k.a Cedric is a self-taught artist from Barcelona who fell in love with art (specially with illustration and paint). Always on the lookout for new experiences, Barruf loves to portray and share his visions of the world.
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Vamsi Krishna is freestyle photographer and digital artist. Though his artwork is geometric and minimalistic, there is an unusually organic quality to it that mirrors the nature it draws inspiration from.
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Alessandro Aru is an illustrator and graphic artist from Milan.His minimalist artwork is a humorous tribute to popular culture.
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Vibha is an illustrator and graphic artist based in Chandigarh. She celebrates everything fun and quirky with her typographical tributes.
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Andy Westface is a freelance illustrator based in Hong Kong. His artwork exudes warmth and intimacy with heartfelt messages of friendship.
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Praveen is Graphic/UI/game artist based in Bangalore. Through his artwork, he offers an engaging contemporary take on mythology.
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Dominic is an illustrator and comic book artist based in Seattle. He conjures up a dark and mysterious universe that inspires fear, yet commands awe.
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Deepak Reuel & Nicoline Rodrigues indulge in artwork for intense trippers. As Realm, they recreate H.P. Lovecraft’s most celebrated creation.
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Rajarshi Goswami is a doodler by passion and a consultant by profile. You’ll need to look closely at his wonderfully intricate doodles to decipher all that’s been incorporated.
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Nrithya Mixel Randhir
Nrithya is a freelance photographer based in Bangalore, specializing in portraits, but also with a keen interest in food, spaces, products and studio work. Her portraits let the beauty of nature spring forth.
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Trinath Sen is an artist with particular interests in oil paintings and charcoal sketches. Through his artwork, he deftly captures the enduring beauty of the ethereal.
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Sai is a self confessed movie buff, music freak and day dreamer. His artwork is a tribute the very things he loves.
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Shreyaa Krritika Das
Shreyaa brings some delightful cheer with her endearingly minimal design. We can’t help but absorb the happiness.
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Binny ventures into the spiritual, evoking a sense of peace and calm amidst a landscape of chaos. His artwork reveals a deep reverence for tradition.
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Igor is a graphic artist from Latvia. We find his artwork below one of the most hauntingly beautiful representations of the world of Hannibal Lecter.
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Roshan Kurichiyanil, artist,animator and storyteller based in Trivandrum brings forth a revered nostalgia with his portrait of Prem Nazir fondly known as the Nithya Haritha Nayakan (Ever Green Hero) of Malayalam cinema.
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Harvey H. Warwick III
Harvey, an artist based in USA, creates artwork that revels in the inexplicable.How do you find your way out when you perceive no end?
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Afanur is a painter,artist and illustrator. With lots of experience in Fine Art, Graphic Design and Digital Illustration, Afanur paints a portrait of wonder through his ministrations.
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Vishesh’s artwork creates such mystery, it is only a matter of time before the mind wanders into the realm of this inexplicable entity.
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Pedro Soares Filipe
Pedro constructs the wanderings of his imagination. Structure and geometry bring forth a sense of resolution and harmony.
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Art and the natural world have been the driving forces that have shaped Jerry’s life and career. Though his artwork, Jerry captures the essence of adventure, of the reckless need to explore beyond one’s imagination.
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Loujah is a self-taught artist based in France. Her delicately crafted artwork exemplifies the beauty of nature.
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Archana Aravind is a freelance graphic artist who is extremely passionate about art and believe that it is the quintessential essence of human life. Through her art, Archana ponders the existent dichotomy of nature.
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Neelakshi draws to remember, to turn the everyday and mundane into yellow, orang(e)-y memories. Fascinated by her surroundings, she revels in capturing their beauty.
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Shaizia Jifri Manekshaw
Shaizia is an illustrator who wears many hats. Her work in inspired by her life rich with mad and different experiences.
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PenciLove is design studio based out of Bangalore, that deals with all things art from canvas paintings, digital posters,logos to wall murals. There art incorporated pop art peppered with humour.
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Mahek is an Art, Music, Fashion and Film enthusiast based in Mumbai. Her artwork is as mesmerizing as looking into a kaleidoscope for the very first time.
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Divya Suvarna is an engineer by academics but illustration is her forte and solace. She loves putting her broken visions on paper to see the worlds they unfold. Or bringing together a story and world belonging to another.
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Durro is a self taught digital graphic artist from Croatia. In his work he combines different styles that include edited photos and illustrations. His artwork often combine retro astronauts and animals and some pop art style work.
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Pia Schneider is an artist based in Germany. Her unusual and intriguing representation of nature has us hooked.
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Varsha recreates her favourites from the fictional world of popular culture. We cannot help but fall in love with her incredibly detailed artwork.
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Duende Lobo is an artist based in Hyderabad. He paints an abstract picture of dis-similar elements yet depicting harmony.
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For Vasundhara, her method of using fragments, memories and moods is purely intuitive. It is amply evident from her artwork that she takes inspiration from and endevours to explore the nuances of being a woman.
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Haidi Shabrina is freelance illustrator based in Indonesia. Her artwork is a subtle, pastel hued reminder of nature’s beauty.
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Pipo Ruiz is a Mexican illustrator, a lover of sarcasm and colors. Through his artwork he attempts to express a transition between beauty, death, and colors and that at the end of the day everything is connected.
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Sonika is a student in the field of graphic design, who likes experimenting with text, colour and visuals. With an eye for the unusual, Sonika explores the nature of inhibition.
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Mounica Tata’s illustrations are influenced by the drama of everyday life. The funny, the wacky and the oh-so-dramatic, all find an audience through her art.
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Aroop is an engineering student who loves to draw. Taking inspiration from cartoon and caricatures, Aroop employs a tongue-in-cheek humour that will leave you in splits!
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Jorge Carbajal is an illustrator and vector artist based in Mexico. An avid football lover, his art is often focused on bringing to life all that he loves.
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Satya Krishna Prakash K
Satya Krishna Prakash is an animator and graphic designer. His caricatures contain a healthy dose of sarcasm and are downright hilarious.
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Artwork by Winya
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Arka’s minimalist art is a tribute to popular culture. Inspired by music, movie, environment and society, Arka depicts a myriad of emotions through his simple design.
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Rushmi is a designer and a freelance illustrator. She enjoys mixing her influences and styles quite extensively, giving birth to fascinating works of art.
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Vivek Mandrekar is a self-taught artist based in Mumbai. His hyper-realistic portraits are a treat for art lover and movie buffs alike.
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Deepika Prasad is a freelance illustrator and surface pattern designer based in Bangalore. Her passion for patterns gives us art a a very intimate character. Her series of uplifting messages is sure to brighten up your day.
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Sreeraj is a graphic artist, product designer and photographer based in Bangalore. He takes inspiration from everyday culture and represents his thoughts through his minimalist design.
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Rathee Ramani Iyer
Rathee Ramani Iyer is an artist based in Chennai. Incessantly knocking upon the fine line between reality and fantasy, Rathee creates a world of distorted yet beautiful and mesmerizing harmony.
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Steve Bonello a.k.a Mister Mojo Risin is an illustrator and cartoonist based in Malta. The effortless monotony of his artwork, permeates with light hearted humour.
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Satyaki loves to draw, paint and explore anything and everything that intrigues him. He draws inspiration from hi s surroundings, which he looks upon with the wonder of a newborn.
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Vrushali is an artist based in Mumbai. She enjoys working with intricate motifs and extravagant detail, drawing inspiration from everything traditional to create art that is essentially modern.
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Divya George is an illustrator who loves drawing animals and creating characters. She creates comics, character designs and illustrations for picture books and is always on the lookout for new and exciting projects.
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Swathi is an animator, illustrator and graphic artist based in Ahmedabad. Through her artwork, Swathi explores mythology and the power of unity.
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Sandhya Prabhat is an independent animator/illustrator from Chennai, India. Her illustrations often portray the intimacy and innocence of friendship.
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Annamyca Jain is an artist based in Bangalore. Annamyca combines various media and focuses on the minimal to bring out the expanse of emotions that run beneath.
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Pankaj Bhambri is a concept artist and animator from Amritsar. His illustrations are a triumph of vivaciousness and often take inspiration from everything pop-culture.
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Sonalee Tomar is a designer based in Goa. She constructs a beautiful and serene landscape that captures the pleasures of solitude.
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Sharlene is an artist based in Mumbai. Her art is a representation of the deepest of human emotions.
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Pol Ledent is an artist based in Belgium. Through his artwork, he provides us with a glimpse into the ethereal.
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Shreyas got interested in lettering a few years ago and has been falling in love with this form of art since. An avid traveler and explorer, Shreyas believes lettering adds magic to his portraits.
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