Audrey Malo illustrated an article for the June issue of L’actualité about multi-generational residences where elderly and the young might live together. The author believes these types of residences would allow the elderly to remain in the city longer and could be of benefit to everyone.
Audrey Malo’s love for vintage photography and old documents inspired this fantasy illustration which she created through experimentation with photos from an archive. A first attempt at incorporating this subject matter into her practice, the fantasy world she depicts is one where poisonous plants grow from gelatinous shapes and creatures become trapped if they try to reach above the “bRAVO!” trophy.
Audrey Malo created an experimental short film entitled, “Carnaval.” Malo’s short features a toy clown who dreams he’s an edible figure skater during a family dinner. Inspired by Malo’s fascination with the 70s and 80s, particularly vintage toys and images of food, her fanciful film is drawn by hand with colored pencil. https://vimeo.com/265465048
Audrey Malo recently created a short experimental animation about a curious little boy, his magnifying glass and a poor grasshopper on a hot summer’s day. Malo’s summery excerpt from her animation of a grasshopper in a flower-filled garden taking heat from an angry summer sun piques our curiosity about what else is in store for this green four-legged hopping […]
Audrey Malo illustrated healthy vegetables as a recent addition to her portfolio. Malo is experimenting with a new color palette in this ensemble of artichoke, squash, onions, garlic and assorted vegetables.
Audrey Malo illustrated the article, “Secrets of Supersavers” for Style at Home magazine. The article, by Lisa Van De Geyn, gives readers who crave $6 lattes or who consider themselves impulse buyers advice on saving money. Malo’s illustration of a financial Superwoman, standing on a pile of money, is an easy-to-read editorial illustration for copy on taking control of personal finances.
Audrey Malo reflects on how often couples fight at IKEA by illustrating the iconic IKEA heart pillow tossed in the trash. Malo’s ironic twist on couples and love makes breaking up at IKEA not quite so bad.
Audrey Malo illustrated a poster for Guillaume Blanchet’s short film, “Faux Départ,” presented at Rendez-Vous du Cinéma Québécois of the Cinémathèque Québécoise in Montreal. Shown yesterday, February 23rd, the film is a tribute to all those who live lonely lives, watching time pass. Some, still hopeful their lives may improve: they wait. The film reminds us that not only the elderly […]
Audrey Malo’s illustration and .gif appear in the latest issue of Ad Age. Malo illustrated an article on how Disney publishes exclusive content on Facebook including the latest incarnation of “The Mickey Mouse Club.” An illustration of Disney-based mascots, in classic and newly-acquired franchises like The Simpsons, Star Wars, and Family Guy, are pictured in a group hug with Facebook’s “F” […]
Audrey Malo illustrated a scene from a book she’s reading entitled, James and the Giant Peach, by Roald Dahl. Her lively illustration of an enormous peach hosting a young boy and an array of creatures on its back: a spider, ladybug, centipede and more, brings the story to life.
Audrey Malo illustrated a Christmas book entitled, The Christmas Crown, for the Montréal-based advertising agency, Les Évadés. Malo’s illustrated Christmas book is being sent to valued clients of the agency as an alternative to a holiday card. This strange little Christmas story features little puff people, a sleeping giant, some unwanted dental work and a change of heart. The Christmas Crown was […]
Audrey Malo created a conceptual illustration based upon an essay entitled, “Closed Circuits,’ by Manuela Ivone Cunha. The essay explores the notion that prisons keep prisoners a world apart from those they know and love. Malo illustrates how prison walls sever relationships, isolating inmates from the outside world. In her illustration, a woman behind bars disappears into black […]
Audrey Malo created this conceptual illustration based on the essay, “The Lost Mariner.” Author and neurologist, Oliver Sacks, wrote a book in 1985 entitled, “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales.” The book tells the story of Jimmie G., who lost his ability to form new memories due to an illness known […]
Audrey Malo illustrates an excerpt from Marcel Proust’s, “In Search of Lost Time,” in her conceptual illustrations of being lost in sleep. Proust describes in his book, “In Search of Lost Time,” what it feels like to wake in the middle of the night not knowing exactly where you are or even if you’re in your body. […]
Audrey Malo chose the theme of “plastic” for personal work she presents as a recent addition to her portfolio. Take a look at Malo’s memories of the 90s, of plastic Barbie dolls and shopping bags, and the color block palette she used. The illustrator shares impressions from her childhood.
Audrey Malo, takes the idea of a steakhouse literally, in her house made of steak for one happy family of dogs. Malo has created a dream home for this family of three; seen here enjoying an afternoon outside by lounging in a beach chair, mowing the lawn and playing with a bone. In her illustration–a twist on the […]
Audrey Malo’s Halloween treat: A happy bat just back from trick or treating has snagged a pumpkin filled with delicious insects. Just in time for Halloween, Malo’s seasonal homage to all things spooky: a black bat with outstretched wings carrying a plastic pumpkin filled with “treats” in its teeth against a bright orange sky sprinkled with black clouds […]
Audrey Malo created her first experimental animated short film as a recent addition to her portfolio. Malo’s animated short, about memories from an important friendship, is open to interpretation by viewers of her delightful film. Posted on Vimeo, she invites you to take a look https://vimeo.com/238442705.
Audrey Malo was commissioned to illustrate a double-page spread for L’actualité on the popularity and benefits of Québec’s Cégeps. The article focuses on stories of students who found their passion in life through their studies and internships. Malo’s playful illustrations of students in unique settings receiving on the job training as interns, and working together, were created in a palette […]
Audrey Malo was commissioned by VICE Québec to create a series of editorial illustrations for an article featuring a cooks’ tell-all. Chefs recall some of their most dangerous, exhausting and dangerous experiences at work. Malo shows a disaster in the fryer, a can with its top popping off, and a champagne-filled blender, to illustrate what can go wrong in […]
For this month’s issue of L’actualité, Audrey Malo was asked to illustrate an article on towns that give power to citizens–anyone, even kids–to decide how the city should spend its money. Through the use of a mobile app, residents can stay posted on what the town is doing. Malo illustrates how town residents participate in […]