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Graphic Inspiration Archives

Looking for some graphic design inspiration? In this extensive category you will find inspirational galleries and articles, covering all aspects of graphic design.

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Humorous Collection of Uninspiring Quote Posters

Scottish illustrator Linzie Hunter has recently created a humorous series of completely, as she calls them, ‘uninspiring posters’. Now when we say ‘uninspiring’, we’re not saying that the unique design of her posters are uninspired, actually it’s the complete opposite – they are inspiring, but the message they convey is categorically not inspiring. ‘Give Yourself an A for Average –…

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The Irony of Being Morally Wrong Illustration Series

Illustrator Joanne Ju has recently created a series of illustrations that challenges all of those moral rules we were taught when we were young, like ‘wait your turn’, watch your language’ or’just be yourself’. Each illustration shows the drawbacks and flaws of each life lesson in an ironic and comical way. The series is entitled ‘Morally Wrong‘. The Morally Wrong…

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Haunting Comic Book & Movie Character Illustrations

Digital artist Adnan Ali has created a series of comic book and movie character haunting digital illustrations. This project is unique in the sense that it depicts the true dark nature of our beloved heroes. Not only Batman or Spiderman, Adnan’s artwork even touches on some cute Looney Toons characters as well as he dissects their evil side. This type…

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Cute Yellow – A Dissected Cartoon Character Illustration series

Have you ever imagined what your favourite cartoon characters would look like from the inside? I don’t suppose you have. There is one guy that has though. Graphic artist Mahmoud Reefat has dedicated an entire illustration series to discovering and showing what lies underneath the skin of some of your favorite cartoon characters. In this project, called ‘Cute Yellow‘, Reefat…

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A Series of Illustrations Explaining Internet Buzzwords

Recently, we came across this inspiring work from design agency ONO Creates. They have designed a series of illustrations explaining internet buzzwords such as crowdsourcing, gamification, crowd sourcing, and many more. the series is called ‘Behind the Buzzwords‘. Inspired by the famous ‘Minion’ characters of the animated movies series “Despicable Me” , these hilarious, and educational, illustrations are food for…

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Illustration Series Depicting Famous Bald Heads in Pop Culture

Brazilian illustrator Mr. Peruca has recently created a humorous collection of illustrations that feature some of the most distinctive and famous bald heads from popular culture. Gloriously entitled Notorious Baldies, the series features such diverse characters as Yoda and Darth Maul from Star Wars, Homer Simpson, Bane, Charlie Brown, and even Pinhead from Hellraiser. Here they are: Notorious Baldies Illustration…

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Archimachine – Illustrated Architectural Machines that Represent 17 Countries

Architect and artist Federico Babina believes that the architecture of a country plays a big part in its culture. His recent illustration series, entitled ‘Archimachine‘, perfectly depicts this sentiment. Federico has created 17 visually stunning illustrated architectural machine representations of countries from around the world. The mechanical components of these machines are represented by examples of that particular country’s architecture,…

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Hilarious and Clever Illustrations of Common Phrases

Graphic designer Abdul Latif Nabhan has created a fantastic series of clever and hilarious minimalistic illustrations based on common household objects, that represent some of our most common everyday phrases. These ridiculously simple illustrations collectively showcase Nabhan’s brilliant insight for conceptual design. Putting the design and charm aside, these clever illustrations are hilarious. Some of my favourites include the ‘Just…

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The Mysterious Noir Superhero Series Art

Ted Grant has rightly said that “when you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in Black and white, you photograph their souls!” Keeping this quote in mind, the mysterious black & white noir superhero series by Marko Manev has captured our hearts. By draining out colors and adding some glorious vintage noir effects…

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The Unique and Humorous Illustrated Caricatures from Graphicurry

Digital artist Prasad Bhat, the brainchild of the Graphicurry design agency, has designed an impressive series of illustrated caricatures from popular television series’ and movies that beautifully combine his unique cartoon design style with a huge splash of satirical humor. Some of his original artwork include the main characters from The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, a fantastic ensemble…