A distinct trend of “animation” is circulating, showing how people desire a particular kind of easily digestible art.
In other words, there is this format of bite-sized, entertaining “smart-phone content” where an article has, for example, 36 illustrations created by a particular artist, about a very relatable topic. This article is more like a social commentary on this phenomenon.
Brazilian artist Crislane Passos has been doing his thing, succeeding by drawing comics about a couple of characters he created named Max and Julia, who are “hopelessly in love with each other.”
Passos was going to write a novel based on these characters, but the final result was this.
Success coming from doing what you love is inherently respectable, but be warned, the following illustrations are chock full of cringe. Here are 36 of Passos’ drawings.