One of the worst kept secrets in the “fine art world is about to be revealed at Jonathan Levine Gallery this Saturday. As previously teased (here), James Jean will be opening his uber anticipated show Kindling in New York City. The critically acclaimed and accomplished illustrator is finally making his “fine art” premier and we brought you a little peek of this upcoming monster. James was gracious enough to provide AM an interview for you readers. JJ spoke about the show: Kindling, his work on […]
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James Jean posted up another 150 photos or so into his already vast database of sketchbook images a couple days ago.Â Apparently, he noticed there were some missing from 2004-2005, and only recently was he able to upload them.Â Frankly, we don’t know anyone as organized and as thorough when it comes to recording their sketchbooks.Â Some interesting stuff as he not only shows his drawings, but also texture studies.Â His upcoming show “Kindling” at Jonathan Levine is probably the first big show of 2009 […]
James Jean has posted up the poster image “Hare” for his upcoming show at Jonathan Levine early next year. Set to open on January 10th, the exhibition should mark Jean’s entry into the gallery scene as he will stop working on Fables, his most famous series of covers from his illustration career. As noted on his blog, this poster is available as a high res download. Discuss James Jean here.