A blast from the past. A friend of mine,Dejan Krsic,just sent me a scan of the bookcover for"Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance" by Robert M. Pirsig. I illustrated this cover in 1981 for Croatian publishing company, GZH.Art Direction by Zoran Pavlovic.
A few images of the opening of my show, "Face to Ground: Mirko Ilic" organized by Binghamton University-NY, and curated by Blazo Kovacevic. Opening of the show also included a guided gallery talk by artist.
Prestigious website, "Art of the Title," just featured an article on the title sequence for the film, You've Got Mail (1998) directed by Nora Ephron, along with an extended interview with Milton Glaser, Walter Bernard and I. They are also featuring some original storyboards for the movie, photographs from the set, and the movie title sequence.
A segment from Slovenian National Television show, "Kultura," featuring the Nazi Anti-Masonic/Anti-Semitic 1941-42 poster show. The show is a part of the 1st Festival of Tolerance and is open for viewing in Mini Theater in Ljubljana. You can watch the segment here: http://4d.rtvslo.si/arhiv/prispevki-in-izjave-kultura/174318982
I am honored by Binghamton University - NY with a one man show entitled, "Face to Ground: Mirko Ilić, Comics / Illustrations / Graphic Design / Multimedia."
The show is going to be open February 12—March 14, 2015, at the
Art Museum's Main Gallery.
I hope to see you there.
"In its continued efforts to enrich art and design education at Binghamton University, as well as to offer intellectually and aesthetically stimulating exhibitions that are free and open to the public, the Binghamton University Art Museum has organized an exhibition of designs by the esteemed illustrator, designer and multimedia artist, Mirko Ilić. Curated by Assistant Professor of Art and Design, Blazo Kovacevic, this is the first exhibition of its kind at the museum.
The opening reception on Thursday, February 12, 5:00-7:00 pm, will feature a gallery talk by the artist."