Wonder Woman might have played a role in June 2017, when much of the artworks we received and selected were extremely feminine in nature.
However, there were a handful which we found to be awesome for their dark and gritty feel.
Enough talking! Here they are, a selection of artworks along with a special one which is crowned Eksentrika’s Art of the Month for June 2017.
yeanni.koo infuses tribal elements into her artworks. Here is one which she titled, “Tropicana Piece”.
A work in progress pen on paper piece by Aida Nurul. Inspired by 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. Aida says this is part of her Dreams Underwater series.
“Shit I must get Wonder Woman out of my head!” Wallace Destiny says. His artwork was the second most voted in June 2017 by our readers, garnering a total of 42 votes!
This is Tia Adalwolf aka Katze‘s first full-fledged illustration after being on hiatus for a year. Heavily inspired by Indonesia mythology, it is titled “Puppeteer”
Ivy Tay constantly churns out cute illustrations for short stories in Malaysia’s Sin Chew Daily.
Visithra‘s artwork was based on an ENTP, one of the 16 personalities that fall under the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator personality test.
“Eye and Eyeballs” was submitted to us by 12-year-old Manesha Miracle who used pencils to create this piece.
Inspired by The Mummy (the 1932 and 1959’s version) Fernando Fern decided to create this kick ass artwork!
“When I can’t express my feelings with words… I draw.” Nadya Puspa says.
Olivia Julius Dunggat‘s artwork is called “Dating Di Tabasan” (Dating at paddy field, “tabasan” means paddy field in Kadazan).
By June 28, we thought that Wallace’s artwork of Wonder Woman would be crowned Eksentrika’s Art of the Month for June 2017. How wrong we all were!
Lynndy Lee‘s rendition of Anuket, the Goddess of the River Nile sealed the deal when she got the most votes collectively from our Facebook and Instagram; 47!
Congratulations to all the artists – many of the artists above are members of the fast growing online art group; Doodle Malaysia – Do you doodle? Facebook group!
The winning artworks of all the 12-months will stand a chance to compete to become Eksentrika’s Art of the Year 2017. The winning artist will then receive a special surprise from us! Check out the previous art of the month here!
Interested to participate? Submit your best artwork to firstname.lastname@example.org with the header “Art of the Month (enter month) 2017”. Do add short detail about the artwork such as the medium used and what inspired you to create it. Oh, please do include a link to your Instagram or Facebook page! Each artist can only submit one artwork per-month.