Nate Van Dyke , or N8, as the artist loves to write his own name, is a well known illustrator who began to draw at a very young age of two.
From that moment on, N8 was absolutely unstoppable. He drawings using absolutely anything that you cand draw with, starting from pencils, ink, markers, watercolors, acrylic, oils, gauche and so on.
Like a watermark, his signature contrast his thin lines.
His general works have like main characters primitive apes with evil looks and features. He may also be called the monkey man, because, as we see it, the artist has an obsession on this type of design art. Besides monkeys and iron men, N8 also likes to draw elephants and giraffes, everything personalized in his own style.
I think that his drawings resemble more to British comic created by Jamie Hawlett and Alan Martin, back in 1995, called Tank Girl.
Nowadays, N8 is a full time job illustrator, working on City of Heroes, wich is a Ncsoft project. In the same time, he is known for the art concept of Sega video games and for the character names Iron Man.
Over the years, he has been featured as a graphic artist in magazines like Juxtapoz, Xbox, Playstation and Heavy Metal.
But, by far the biggest thing happened for N8 Van Dyke when he got the deals with EMI Records, Levi Strauss, Scion, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Burton Snowboards, Slayer and Wired.Important names that gave N8 the notoriety that he needed to become absolutely famous.
If you want read more about the artist and see more of his gallery, we welcome you to browse N8 Van Dyke’s personal site.