STITCH. Exclusive Artist - Dmitry Ligay
Dmitry Ligay was born and raised in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. He drew from an early childhood stages of his life. He usually painted comics and copied illustrations from books. In his teenagers days, Dmitry did not study art of drawing nor attended professional art clubs or schools, Dmitry had a natural attraction to art.
In 2003, after he finished high school, Dmitry entered Department of Design at University of Architecture and Construction in Tashkent . While attending the university, he was finally exposed to art related courses. Four years after graduation, Dmitry decided to study fine arts and illustrations.
Since 2010 Dmitry has been collaborating and working with illustrator agency Bang! Bang! Studio in Moscow, Russia. In his work, Dmitry prefers to utilize industry standard tools, such as pencil, watercolor, acrylic, photoshop, glue collages, while experimenting with different materials and textures. Dmitry tries to adhere to the classical manner of creative process, but in the modern context. Today he works with some of the biggest magazines, agencies and companies, such as industry giants like GQ, Men's Health, Yandex, Rolling Stone, Snob, Leo Burnett, BBDO and others.