Gareth A. Hopkins | Artist Profile


Gareth A. Hopkins, www.grthink.com.

Gareth A. Hopkins, known as grthink, is an artist and freelance illustrator currently living and working in Essex. His illustrations have a refreshing comic-styled graphic feel, and in fact Hopkins has an ongoing project in the comic sphere. His surreal, abstract illustrations are featured in “Intercoastal,” which has six individual issues. Click the link to see the comic’s blog, which presents pages from the issues that can be read and enjoyed in any order – creating a truly abstract, surreal, interactive experience.

Hopkins work is full of great textures and patterns. He has contributed illustrations for editorials, mailart, collaborative projects, and fashion publications including London Fashion Week and Amelia’s Magazine. Although fashion illustration seems a bit of a departure from Hopkins’ repertoire, he has said that he welcomes the challenge and freedom of illustrating fashion designs. “I can experiment with what else I put in there – I can introduce a story or a concept that’s totally personal to me, or just mess about with the background and framing,” Hopkins shared in an interview with Amelia’s Magazine. “Plus it’s nice to work with bolder shapes and colour, because my default tends to be to work in very tricky black lines.” You can read the full interview here.

You can learn more about Gareth and view galleries of his work by visiting his website. We recommend checking out his blog – you’ll get the latest updates on his projects and works-in-progress. Connect with the artist via Facebook and Twitter.

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