MICA Mascots, Oct 2009 | Nik and Nadia, designed for the kids section of mysingapore.com under the National Resilience Division. Paper sculptures by Sharim Gubbles of Crossville. Visit mysingapore.sg
Drunk-Drunk Drinkin' | 6m x 2.6m | 2009 | Mural for Asia Pacific Breweries office. Digital.
Transit Skateboards, Canada | Dec 2009 | Quebec-based skateboards Transit arrives in Singapore, with designs by artist and founder Ralph Samson, Jonathan Boam (UK) and myself. Buy them at Boards and Stuff (available at Far East Plaza and Orchard Cineplex, also available at Sup! 34 Haji Lane and Rollerplus (30 woodlands ave.1 #01-08)
A Trippy to the Museum | August 24, 2009 | Postcard artwork for National Museum of Singapore Shop. Curated by FARM.
Personal Circles | OOO (out of office) X Itohen | Osaka, Japan | 4-15 Nov, 2009 | This will be my very first group exhibition in Japan. I exhibited a local falcon brand jotter book/diary at Itohen, a bookstore, cafe and gallery in Osaka Japan, together with Kasper Stroman
, Mugi Take
i, Shinichi Takeda
and Ross Siu
. Curated by Tetsuya Goto.
Outside Itohen book store.
Inside the exhibition area
Globulisation | The Republic Cultural Centre (TRCC), Singapore | 4m x 6m | Nov 2009 | Vinyl mural designed for TRCC's VIP holding room, in conjunction with arts festival Reflections 2009.
Bright Bursjön | 23-31 Oct, 2009 | Bright Bursjön, my submission for U.L.O (Unidentified Lighting Objects), featuring 25 designers, including fashion designer Nic Wong and Nathan Yong. U.L.O is organised by whenlightswork, a local lighting collective and IKEA, for archifest 2009. Bursjön is a companion stool/storage system that lights up to keep small children happy and comfortable at night.
The Ark Project by DGPH | Argentina | Published by IDN, 2009 | Artwork contribution to the Ark Project book, published by IDN (HK), featuring over 200 artists and endangered animals from America, Europe, Asia, Oceania and Africa. Mine features a long-tailed macaque.
Toby's The Dessert Asylum | Singapore | 2009 | Illustration for Toby's Dessert Asylum, now open at Parkway Parade Shopping Centre in Singapore. Yum!
Yahoo! Concept Car | 20 Oct, 2009 | Artwork for a Honda Jazz which I had alot of fun doing but got canned, a most unfortunate thing.
Threesomes | 16 Oct, 2009 | Nine 3" x 3" drawings on card. On show at MAAD (oct 3-4) and at Asylum (Fri 16 Oct 2009). In conjunction with OIC's 3rd anniversary. OIC is the Organisation of Illustrators Council, a support group for illustrators based in Singapore.
A6 Future | 27 Sept, 2009 | London | A6, presented by Creative (Sin)ergy, showcases 22 UK and Singaporean illustrators collaborating on postcards about future questions e.g. how will people eat, what is the future of religion, and what should I wear to work tomorrow? I team up with Stephanie Hosmer and Ye Jingyi from London. Here are the two collaborations, on show at London Design Festival from 21-27 Sept 2009, at Idea Generation Gallery.
Artwork with Ye Jingyi.
Ghostboy, 4 Sept 2009 | Custom Paper toy, in collaboration with Sharim Gubbles from Crossville. Created June 2008 and exhibited at Red Dot Design Museum alongside other Ghostboy customs by Tado, Jon Burgerman and Gaston Caba.
Nutboy - one of the paper toys made exclusively for the exhibition at Red Dot Design Museum.
Futura-Psychedelica Ver. 1 + 2 | HP | 11-15 July, 2009 | I created some abstract drawings for Hewlett Packard's 'Touch The Future Now' campaign. Of a few that were created, one animated short was selected and projected onto the facade of Vivocity shopping mall in Singapore, which also featured four other local illustrators (Mindflyer, Brick, Ben Qwek and Ann Gee.
Marley Magpie (and the Search for the Shiniest Object) | 10 July, 2009 | Illustration for a paper book sample for Antalis, published and designed by Trine Design associates. This book features 8 local illustrators (Mindflyer, Xin, Ann gee, Drewscape, Fleecircus, Cherie tan and Adeline) and is the winner of the 2009 red dot communication design award.
Hyperheadache | HYPERCOLOR | June 25, 2009 | One signed 83 x 115cm (A0) canvas print and 10 signed editions of A2 prints for Hypercolor exhibition at Loft. Featuring Mindflyer, Fleecircus, Brick, Sheryo, Mojoko and Random Sunday.
Prints available at Society 6. To buy, click here
'Move!' for Bishan Station, LTA-SMRT Circle Line Art, Singapore | May 28, 2009 | These 3 murals, measuring 7m x 2.4m each, were created for the Circle Line Art Project at Bishan station. This project was commissioned by LTA, and took two years and a half years to complete. Each mural comprises 16 glass panels, which were cast in film and fired in a glass production facility in Suzhou, China, before being delivered on site and individually mounted onto a steel hoarding with 3M structural tape by workers. Thank you Karen, Glen, Andrew, Boon Hwa, Hwee Lay, Mr Ho and Randy for your ready-assistance, hard work and support throughout the project.
Photographs by Joel Low.
I like sneakers | Italy| May 2009 | Artwork for Scuderia Sportiva srl, an Italian sneaker and sports shoe distributor.
Panic at the Pandemic! | Slow Loris Messenger Bags | May 14, 2009 | Just out! A brand new messenger bag for Slow-Loris. The designs are embriodered onto Cordura™ fabric, which makes it tough and waterproof for the city (as well as other strains of flu viruses).
to buy it. (Enter eeshaun as promo code to get a 20% discount off the retail price)
A Nice Set, Singapore | April 15 2009 | DJ Slip mat designs for A Nice Set Singapore, exhibited at Hacienda, Overeasy and Mimolette between 15-29 May 2009.
Maxis - Friendster TVC, KL | March 24-28, 2009 | Character designs for an animated TVC for Maxis, a Malaysian Telco. These were done over a few days inside the production house in Malaysia. Agency: Ogilvy and Mather. Production House: Directors Think Tank. Director: Sling. Watch the final english commercial here
Pinkdot.sg | Hong Lim Park, Singapore | Dec 2008 - May 2009 | Illustrations for pinkdot.sg, a pride movement supporting the freedom to love. Animation by Stephanie Ong. Visit pinkdot.sg
Pinkdot sculptures at the pink dot event, where a gigantic human pink dot was formed at Hong Lim Park on 16 May 2009 at 4:30pm by more than a thousand supporters.
Binge Drinking | Health Promotion Board, Singapore | April 2009 | Illustration for a binge drinking campaign launched on Zocard across the country. Agency: Kult. Typography: Steve Lawler.
Original creatures! | Timberlux Warehouse, Singapore | Feb 27, 2009 | Wall paintings of creatures inside Timberlux warehouse for the Adidas 60 years of soles and stripes house party.
DJ Paul T spins inside a giant adidas shoe box/DJ console.
Japanese DJs Shinichi Osawa and Masatoshi Uemura.
Zookimono Skins (France) | Feb 2009. Handmade silkscreened vinyl skins for macs, ipod and iphones. To buy, visit zookimono