Benjamin Carr (Artist)
Graphic Illustration

fantasy figurative illustration by benjamin carr

ben carr figurative drawing

drawing of guilotine and soldiers

figurative illustration of sun and ocean

color drawing of giant apple

astronaut cd cover art

cd cover by benjamin carr

black and white illustration of peaks

illustrations by benjamin carr

collage art drawing of city

cut out collage art

About the Artist
I’m a young illustrator currently studying illustration & animation at Kingston University, London. I work with pretty much every media, a lot of my editorial style illustrations are a combination of ink pen illustrations, water color, gouache, and Photoshop editing. I also like to work with collage using mainly found objects. I am a bit of a hoarder and my working desk always has several boxes of ephemera, as well as a huge toolbox of media’s and my trusty macbook pro. My illustration work in general tends to focus on high detail and patterns. I find that I work best when responding to a editorial style brief, and I like to maintain a tight regime of following these briefs, which I feel gives me so much more focus when I’m working on self initiated works. In terms of inspiration I could be here all night listing all the books I have by different artists but pushed to name a few Id have to say Ray Johnson for being the most absolute artist and the most amazing collage artists, Nick White, for showing just how good graduates from my uni are, and Monica Canilao for making such beautiful earthy installations and obsessively imaginative works.

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