James Jean - The Editor - Night Mode Print
Jean’s latest offering builds on his distinct whimsical artistic sensibility and is centered around “The Editor” figure which is depicted pruning the branching narratives of her imagination emerging from a ceramic planter on her lap. The leafy shoots feature pairs of eyes referencing a painting of Saint Lucy, by Francesco del Cossa from the 15th century and accented by a holographic sheen and sculpted in shallow relief.Measuring 27-3/4 inches tall × 21-1/2 inches wide, the limited edition print has gone through nine passes to carefully retrace the thin, delicate lines and embellish elements with metallic holographic foil. Each print comes marked with James Jean’s signature, numbered and decorated with a new intricately detailed bird embossment with pearl, holographic, and dimensional enhancements.James Jean is an enigmatic figure. Trained as an illustrator, Jean acquired a cult following with his unique and meticulous style. In 2008, he surprised the world by leaving the realm of commercial illustration for the more structured world of fine art.He was born in Taiwan but was raised in Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey. He was educated at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Upon graduating in 2001, he quickly became an acclaimed cover artist for DC Comics, garnering seven Eisner awards, three consecutive Harvey awards, two gold medals and a silver from the Society of Illustrators of LA, and a gold medal from the Society of Illustrators of NY. He has also contributed to many national and international publications. His clients include Time Magazine, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Spin, ESPN, Atlantic Records, Target, Playboy, Knopf, Prada among others. He has also illustrated covers for the comic book series Fables and The Umbrella Academy, for which he has won six Eisner Awards for Best Cover Artist.
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