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Illustrations for a Digital Age by Sachin Teng


An illustration of a woman with floral patterned skinDysphoria, illustration for Supersonic Electronic Annual

Sachin Teng is an artist and illustrator from New York. Teng holds a BFA in Communication Design from the Pratt institute. The artist’s practice is packed with bright, poppy illustrations for a digital age.

 

A digital illustration of a decaying bionic armBionic Decay, illustration for MIT Tech Review

Teng has provided illustrations for a variety of well-known publications including the New Yorker, Popular Mechanics, Wired and the New York Times. I really enjoy the animated feeling that Teng brings to illustrations – sometimes literally, as a few of the digital illustrations on the artist’s websites feature animated elements. It’s a really eye catching and unique way to update an illustration for online consumption.

 

Teng’s style ranges from a slightly skewed and saturated realism to more simplified, cartoonish drawings. In a few cases the more complex works are reminiscent of the surreal art of Hannah Yata or Soey Milk. Each work brings an original, thoroughly modern perspective to a wide range of subjects and discussions. 

 

An illustration of a woman with a Facebook like for a heartLIKE, illustration for Wired Magazine


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Dallas Jeffs Art Writer

Dallas Jeffs is the Editor of Artist Run Website's blog. She is a recent graduate of Emily Carr University of Art and Design, where she studied Critical and Cultural Practices. She is passionate about talking and writing about art, and sharing that interest with others. In her studio practice she is a painter, but she considers herself an art writer and educator foremost. If you like art, books and culture with a science fiction twist, check out Dallas' personal blog, HappySpaceNoises

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