|Location||New York, New York, United States|
|Introduction||Celia Calle's art aesthetic is strangely alluring and undeniably powerful. Her awesome images are ominous, commanding, sometimes warped, but always spiced with a generous injection of humor, in keeping with the artist's effervescent personality.
The New York Parsons School of Design graduate, originally intended to pursue a career in costume and accessory design, but she was continuously drawn to fine art and illustration. Having commissioned to illustrate murals for Jean-Paul Gaultier, working with designers Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, editorial work in ESPN Sports Magazine; Ad campaigns with Adidas, Nike, Coors, and Gap. Other recent works include Cover Art for DC Comics “American Virgin (Issues 15-23)”, Virgin Comics "John Woo's 7 Brothers", Dave Stewart's "Walk-In", Marvel Comics "Mekanix", and latest editorial for Penthouse Magazine.
Calle continues with her love in Editorial and Commercial work alike,. as she currently conducts on her own art, comics and graphic novels.
⎯ June Joseph
contributing writer PAPER Magazine