Digital Artist Eepmon

Art, Fashion, Random

Canadian artist Eepmon’s work involves the merge of computer coding and illustration, with the perfect balance between traditional and contemporary art. Having developed his own computer program that integrate random algorithms into his work that generate dense graphic compositions that create a chaotic and orderly designs. Eepmon’s work straddles the line of digitally contemporary society and everyday inspiration. His distinct style has led to collaborations with Microsoft and Canada Goose. eepmon utilizes his skills and knowledge of fine arts, illustration, computer programming and photography to create art pieces that are conceptual and expressive while bridging together eastern and western cultures. Although his influences may not strikingly stand out in his work, the pieces are evocative and striking. His exhibits have used Google’s weather service data to create art. At times his exhibits even became interactive using the weather data and audience’s uploaded photos, blending them to make abstract works. His creativity is boundless as he uses photographs, paintings and drawings then merges them with his computer program that allows for spontaneous creativity. Taking the digital age’s immediacy into consideration, Eepmon’s work is easily printed onto a multitude of media or uploaded. Other pieces of his work are mixed medium visuals of creatures, like monkeys, existing, floating through digital worlds. The monkey aesthetic is no coincidence as Eepmon is a play on ape man. Eepmon is pushing the edge of art meets digital, which is right on time as we’re in the pivotal phase of the digital age. Screen Shot 2017-10-10 at 3.20.12 PM