Working with drawings, paper models and Photoshop.
Since the 80’s I have had a diverse career in performance, photography, video and multimedia. At the moment my time is divided between lecturing at Bath College and working as a freelance illustrator and making short commercial films.
Below is a selected list of clients:
Oxford University Press and Amber Books,
Hodder and Stoughton, The Orion Publishing Group, Little Brown Publishing, Time Warner, Business Magazine published by Caspian Publishing, New Scientist published by Reed Business Information Ltd, Woman and Home magazine published by IPC International, Mind Body and Spirit magazine published by Summertime Publishing, The New Internationalist, BBC Music Magazine, Newhall Publishing and CTP Caxton South Africa. TBWA Milan for Testoni shoes and JHP Design for Rohan clothing.
You can see more work at http://www.mmoran.co.uk
You can follow me on Twitter - mikeillustrator
I also run a video and motion graphics company, Particle Productions with my partner Birgit Muller. More information on the company can be found here www.particleproductions.co.uk.
And that will be England gone,
The shadows, the meadows, the lanes
The guildhalls, the carved choirs.
There’ll be books; it will linger on
In galleries; but all that remains
For us will be concrete and tyres.
Over the last few weeks I have been drawing with graphite sticks. The marks are bold and broad and the act of rubbing back and adding more is very tactile and physical. I started to think I could incorporate this into some new illustration work here is an example.
Banana Schwitters. After Kurt Schwitters (20 June 1887 - 8 January 1948) was a German painter who was born in Hanover, Germany.