LEVY CREATIVE BLOG - ARCHIVE FOR April, 2010

MIKE BYERS | THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU ORDER SEAFOOD…AND PAY FOR IT

MIKE BYERS for D Magazine – “Things to Know Before You Order Seafood—and Pay for It.” We answer eight important questions before you put something fishy in your mouth.

ARE THOSE REALLY DIVER SCALLOPS?
Many Dallas restaurants describe scallops on their menus as “diver” when, in fact, very few actually serve hand-harvested scallops. Why? Because most chefs …

Posted on 04/29/2010 for MICHAEL BYERS

MIKE BYERS BBQ & BOWLING FOR ST. JOHN’S AMBULANCE

New poster art for St. John’s Ambulance by MIKE BYERS. This one is for an event for the volunteers of St. John Ambulance – “BBQ and Bowling.” They know how to have fun in Guelph!

Posted on 04/29/2010 for MICHAEL BYERS

THERAPY THROUGH OKRA BY KYUNG SOON PARK

“Therapy Through Okra – A beautiful new illustration by KYUNG SOON PARK for D Magazine, the metropolitan magazine of Dallas, Fort Worth. Sometimes a row of vegetables is more than just a row of vegetables” The author writes about her attempt at a vegetable garden and how it coincided with her stepfather’s heart problems and …

Posted on 04/27/2010 for KYUNG SOON PARK

KAKO FOR PLAYBOY – THE NEW JAMES BOND

“The New James Bond” for Playboy Magazine. In the days of Ian Fleming, spies were recruited from the halls of Oxford and Cambridge. Today’s spies blend in on foreign streets. Meet the increment. This is a new breed of spy that’s recruited from the native country in which we are spying rather …

Posted on 04/26/2010 for KAKO

KOREN SHADMI EBB & FLOW

This may be one of my most favorite pieces that Koren has done. Koren came up with this concept a few months ago, while staying in Gig Harbor, Washington. During his stay he got really interested in the abundance of life that kept washing up on the shore; mussels, oysters and barnacles, …

Posted on 04/25/2010 for Uncategorized

UNITED NATIONS, KAKO & THE PRINCESS

I was truly honored to be present at this amazing Exhibition Opening with inspirational speeches about from the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Her Royal Highness Princess Astrid of Belgium. If you haven’t seen this magnificent exhibition, don’t miss out as it closes soon.

Posted on 04/22/2010 for KAKO

TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL BY MIKE BYERS

Advice for the Tribeca Film Festival: Party Harder! New great piece by MIKE BYERS for The Village Voice. Where is the future of the film festival going? “It was a nice idea, although it did seem to some that Chinatown was the …

Posted on 04/21/2010 for MICHAEL BYERS

SHAFTED FOR THE ATLANTIC BY MIKE BYERS

New piece by MIKE BYERS called Shafted for The Atlantic. This piece is about cleaning up the rivers in Colorado that have been contaminated by the near-by Mines. The water that runs off of these mines is contaminating the local rivers with toxins from the mines themselves. Interesting read so don’t forget to get your …

Posted on 04/20/2010 for MICHAEL BYERS

RORY KURTZ FOR MIGRATE MAGAZINE

Beautiful new piece by RORY KURTZ. This was a showcase piece for Migrate Magazine’s “BIG” themed issue. The image is called “Hide & Seek.”

Their 11th issue theme is “BIG”. 2010 promises to be a big year and they are enjoying the party. BIG was to be interpreted in any way the artist likes, from the …

Posted on 04/16/2010 for RORY KURTZ

LEVY CREATIVE ARTISTS GET INTO AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION 29

Congratulations to Orit Bergman, Jorge Mascarenhas & Mike Byers for making it into this years American Illustration 29 show & Chosen site. We will let you know when the book comes out & website gets launched – most likely November of 2011 at the book launch party! Mike Byers (Chosen): “In the Sky”; Jorge Mascarenhas …

Posted on 04/14/2010 for MICHAEL BYERS