Eisen Bernardo is a Filipino graphic artist. A development communicator by profession, he works as a multimedia producer and writer at the Communication and Public Affairs unit of the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity. He has laid out publications and produced audiovisual materials for the local and international research organizations based in the Philippines.
Elzo Durt was born in Brussels in 1980. Following an adolescence drenched inskateboarding and punk culture, he graduated in 2003 with a degree in graphic design from the Ecole de Recherche Graphique (GraphicResearchSchool) in Brussels – and began to
flood Belgium with his psychedelic and punkoïd images. In 2004 he opened his art gallery – Plin Tub ‘- in Brussels, as well
as his own publishing house – two opportunities to exhibit his artworks
and those of his favorite artists. At the same time he became
responsible for graphic communication at Recyclart, the mecca to the
Brussels underground culture. Up until 2006 he was also the artistic
director of Voxer magazine.
Over the years he established his reputation for designing posters
and album covers for many different bands and labels – Thee Oh Sees,
Frustration, La Femme, Le Prince Harry, Magnetix, Jack of Heart, to name
a few . He also designed visuals for skate- and snowboards brands such
as Carhartt, Rome and Flip, and for clothing brands like Lacoste and
Elzo’s cheerfully morbid universe can be seen today on magazine
covers, festival posters, album covers, and newspapers such as Le Monde.
With his works printed on silkscreen, he traveled all over Europe, and
even crossed the Atlantic to exhibit his artwork in the United States.
A Jack of all Trades, Elzo, and his Parisian friend Froos, launched
their own Music label Teenage Menopause Records in 2011, releasing
records from, among others, JC Satan, Scorpion Violente and Le Prince
Harry. This again provided him with an opportunity to pursue his
greatest loves: designing album covers, organizing concerts and, above