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Sci-Fi Art Now

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Science Fiction authority John Freeman presents a treasure trove of modern sci-fi's most cutting-edge talents in art and illustration. A former editor at the official magazines for Babylon 5, Star Trek, Doctor Who, and Star Wars (and the founder of DownTheTubes.net!), Freeman turns his encyclopedic understanding of all things sci-fi to the latest trends in SF art. This lavishly illustrated anthology shows the creative processes of speculative fiction's hottest up-and-coming stars, and showcases some established creators who are breaking new ground to expand the genre's already vivid visual landscape.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 249 x 251 x 23mm | 1,066g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Frontispiece; Illustrations, color
  • 006200557X
  • 9780062005571
  • 539,183

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A richly illustrated collection of the newest and most exciting talent in sci-fi art and illustration.

SCI-FI ART NOW brings together for the first time the finest, freshest, and most exciting talents in the world of sci-fi illustration. Artists from around the world-from China and Singapore to the United States and Europe-are represented in this volume, which focuses on the latest and most imaginative work being produced today.

This book brings to light the most groundbreaking and talked about sci-fi art, ranging in media from comic books, movies, and TV programs to art, posters, toys, literature, collectibles, board games and video games. SCI-FI ART NOW is a comprehensive compilation that reveals fascinating background information, anecdotes, ideas, and inspirations relied on by the creme de la creme of contemporary science fiction painters, illustrators, and creators (whether established professionals such as Brett Norton, Liam Sharp, Paul McCaffrey, Klaus Hutter, and John Picacio, or brave new talents forging into the future).

By analyzing how technique, tools, materials and media are applied to popular sub-genres such Sirens of Sci-Fi, Spacecraft and Astronauts, Aliens and Alien Worlds, Radical Robots, Incredible Cities, Future War, and Steampunk, each chapter illustrates the astounding artistry and diverse imagination behind this perennially popular genre. Crammed full of exquisite art from around the world and fascinating insights from the artists and creators, SCI-FI ART NOW is perfect for the many fans of science fiction.
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