Pencil+Digital – Steve Kim

The Stylesight Graphics team loves digital artist Steve Kim’s recent illustration work. His portfolio has a real fresh, powerful look with dramatic color and fractured layout composition.  Steve first completes all the pencil sketches and then moves the artworks into Illustrator/Photoshop to transform and abstract things until he’s satisfied.

Kim renders his pencil studies until they are almost unrecognizable. Skewed perspectives feature heavily, as well as large sections left as blank canvases.

Born in Seoul, Korea, Steve Kim immigrated to the states at the age of two. He has shown in Portland, Berkeley, and throughout Los Angeles. He lives and works in Los Angeles.

Steve Kim’s website can be seen here.

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