From creating posters for high profile musicians such as Nirvana, Silverchair and Fat Boy Slim, to drawing Stab magazine’s regular cartoon, Ben Brown has a genuine and varied love for the illustrated form. The Sydney-based illustrator has been on the art scene for over twenty years, drawing from his enthusiasm for surf, skate and music.
"This piece carries on from a series of works I have created which strip away the facade of much loved junk culture icons. Many of us have these images affectionately burnt in to our subconscious; stories, songs and ideas that will live forever in space, time and eternity."
WBYK is Sonny Day & Biddy Maroney who live and work in Sydney, Australia. WBYK are exhibiting artists as well as commercial illustrators operating as a small multi-disciplinary design studio, collaborating with a set of talented web developers, animators and photographers. WBYK have illustrated and designed work for brands including Adidas,Urban Outfitters, MTV, and a long list of Australian and international bands.
“The idea behind this is old school skate graphics with a bit of mysticism/psychedelica thrown in for good measure.”
“Poorly designed card slots. This was the second dosh wallet i have bought and ended up returning it straight away. The holders for the cards are inline and cause the cards to bend and drag along each other which wont be good for the longevity of the card. Was also hard to get cards in and out.”