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Restless & Infectious


Agate Rubene is the illustrator and artist behind Restless & Infectious. Born in Latvia, Agate is currently living and working in Auckland, New Zealand.

With a background in fashion Agate first started with exploration of fashion illustration which has had a huge influence on her style. Agate’s work focuses on people and their actions capturing emotions and drawing life’s pleasures with a light-hearted nature. 

She uses bright colour palettes, fluid shapes and vibrant characters to create alternative realities.Her artworks are inspired by daily personal experiences, mood and aesthetic of pop culture.