Shaun tan

Immerse yourself in the captivating illustrations and stories of Shaun Tan. Discover the imaginative and thought-provoking creations of this talented artist and author.
Concept Art, Art, Creatures, Artist, Inner City, New Art, Fantasy, Tales, Kunst

In a new show, two decades of work from the Australian illustrator-painter Shaun Tan are offered, spanning both his child-oriented characters and more mature narratives. “Untold Tales,” kicking off at Beinart Gallery on March 9 and running through the end of the month. Tan's survey includes oil paintings, colored pencil and pen, pastel, and more.

Ash Yeo

I was happy to receive the news today that the wonderful Shaun Tan is the recipient of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2011. I remember the emotion when I first met him through The Red Tree at a Bologna book fair a few years ago The jury’s citation reads as follows: Shaun Tan is a masterly visual storyteller, pointing the way ahead to new possibilities for picture books. His pictorial worlds constitute a separate universe where nothing is self-evident and anything is possible. Memories of…

Art, Illustrators, Fantasy Art, Draw, Drawings, Artist, Kunst, Illustration Art, Creepy

I’ve been illustrating covers for major science fiction, fantasy, and horror publishers for two decades, but after I won my first Hugo Award in 2012, I decided to start creating my own worlds and stories. In between cover jobs, something was building—I was inspired by the icons of the classic Mexican game of chance, Loteria, […]