Art / Interviews / style

The Miles Davis Online Interview: Tobias Hall

(Artist Series II, Volume 1) We begin the second collection of the Artist Series with the wonderfully talented Tobias Hall, an illustrator/designer/muralist based in London. Among his exciting collection of artwork is a fantastic Miles Davis illustration (above). You can also view an absolutely gorgeous mural here featuring Miles Davis, Oscar Peterson and Max Roach. … Continue reading

Art / news / style

Miles Davis Part Of Showcase Of Illustrated Portraits

Not really ‘new’, but still worth mentioning considering the terrific illustrations – especially Jorge Arevalo’s Miles Davis artwork. via Brain Pickings / Maria Popova Illustration Now! Portraits is a stunning new showcase of illustrated portraits by over 80 of the world’s most exciting artists, culled from Taschen‘s previously published Illustration Now! volumes, in addition to … Continue reading

Art / biopic / style

The Miles Davis Movie: A New Unofficial Teaser Poster To Enjoy

Our friend Michael Stadtlender has designed seven really outstanding unofficial teaser poster designs for Don Cheadle’s Miles Davis Biopic. It’s a pleasure for me to publish the work on Miles Davis Online. If I’m the person down the road charged with marketing the film, I would absolutely seek out talents like Stadtlender, along with Julien … Continue reading

Art / style

Miles Davis, Sketched

(pt. 2) I was fortunate recently to make the acquaintance of talented actor and artist Chris R. Wright. The London-based Wright features a terrific collection of sketches on his website, each produced with a ballpoint pen on watercolour paper. Biro is the word commonly known to describe this type of artistic sketching. Among the collection … Continue reading

Art / Interviews / Photos

The Miles Davis Online Interview: Jamie Parslow

I had an instant reaction to Jamie Parslow’s photography: the work is honest and immediate. In my search for Miles Davis art and photography, I found Parslow, and with him not only three, marvelous photographs of the jazz legend, but a lovely assortment of photographs taken throughout a long, exciting career; presently residing in Norway, … Continue reading

Art / news

Discover Jazz Festival Launches Contest To Re-Imagine Miles Davis’ Bitches Brew Album Art

Attention artists and/or Miles Davis fans! The Burlington Discover Jazz Festival (June 3 – June 12) is issuing a request for submissions from visual artists for artwork re-imagining the original album cover for Miles Davis’ Bitches Brew. The artwork will be displayed in conjunction with the Bitches Brew Revisited performance on June 3 and throughout … Continue reading