Call me Jawn. I´m a comic drawer, Storyboarder, Film student, with a degree in japanese studies. I am blogging and reblogging about everything. Mostly Art, Architecture, Marvel Comics, Sharks and beautiful human beings
Italian graffiti writer, painter and sculptor Manuel Di Rita (aka Peeta) lives and works in Venice where since 2000 he has risen to international fame for his unique 3D graffiti style. Using a variety of shading, gradients and shadows his work often appears to be hovering just off the surface on which it is painted.
Simon works in thick daubs of oil paint that are slathered on top of each other to evoke the murky, tempestuous depths of the ocean and the tentacle-y tenants that inhabit it. Along with some of their big, bitey friends, Simon creates an eery effect with the oils, appearing to drip off the flesh and truly representative of the alien-like world beneath the waves.