Friday, February 27, 2015

Commemorating Zoran Djindjic's Assasination

I created this logo to commemorate the anniversary of the assassination of the Serbian Prime Minister Zoran Djindjic.

He was assassinated on 12 March 2003.

To commemorate that day the people of Belgrade have organized an annual march.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

"Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance" Cover Illustration

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.



Monday, February 16, 2015

"Face to Ground: Mirko Ilic" Opening Images

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.

The show is open until March 14, 2015.

More about show here:
http://www.binghamton.edu/art-museum/read-more.html


Wednesday, February 11, 2015

"You've Got Mail" Title Sequence Interview featured on Art of the Title

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.

You can read the complete article here:
http://www.artofthetitle.com/title/youve-got-mail/






Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Nazi Anti-Masonic/Anti-Semitic 1941-42 Poster Show featured on "Kultura"

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


Thursday, February 5, 2015

"Face To Ground," One-man Show at Binghamton University, NY

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."


Thursday, January 29, 2015

Our Work Featured in La Fete du graphisme

I'm honored that some of the books which I designed are included
in this beautiful show, "We Love Books! A World Tour in Paris."
The exhibition is part of the Fete du graphisme 2015 and will be open
from January 16 through February 8, 2015.

More about the show here:
http://www.fetedugraphisme.org/evenement/we-love-books-a-world-tour-in-paris/