Turkish artist Eren Arik has an extensive portfolio with a focus on movie and video game based concept drawings.
These two pieces, based on recognizable pop culture figures, exemplify his stylistic knack for contrasting color.
This drawing is inspired from the mid-aughts anime series Samurai Champloo. A shadow silhouette is amplified by an intense orange backdrop. The character’s personal symbol is illuminated through his silhouette, an impressively subtle detail. This piece is sure to satisfy any fan of the show.
Arik portrays his singular interpretation on Batman’s iconic attire as he draws from the fashion of the late Ottoman Empire. This would be confounding to most if not made aware that “Batman” was a unit of measurement used in the Ottoman Empire.
And now, for his showcase: