Behind the Scenes
How do things become a part of pop culture?
Often, though it may feel like a new celebrity or trend has popped up out of nowhere, those fans who had been following the person or fad for a long time know that, even in our world of viral fame, few things simply happen overnight.
In our image-heavy culture obsessed with GIFs and memes, you’ve probably seen similar or recurring images online whether shared by friends or used by a site or Facebook page. And while you might not give it much thought at first, you slowly become familiar with the styles and messages of these different cartoons and comics. But unless you’re already a fan, do you ever learn more about them?
These are the artists behind some of the Internet’s most viral cartoons and drawings. Get to know them and impress your friends! You’ve seen their work, now see them!
Started in 2012 by Asia and Landysh, you’ve definitely seen Lingvistov’s quirky animal drawings online before. What started as an online language school turned into a different type of creative endeavor. Their wit and sarcasm have won them a huge audience.
Philippa Rice is an extremely talent artist who works with a variety of mediums. One of her best known series, however, is her work on relationship comics.
See the resemblance?
Cat Versus Human
Here’s Yasmine Surovec, the talented artist behind the ever-relatable Cat Versus Human. Any cat lover or anybody who knows a cat lover is sure to love these comics.