- Full Description
Featured in Spectrum 23 are over 300 diverse visionaries. With art from books, graphic novels, video games, films, galleries, advertising and the fine arts, Spectrum is an electrifying art book for fans, showcasing the best of favorite artists alongside bright new talent. The entire field is discussed in an invaluable, found-nowhere-else Year In Review written by publisher John Fleskes. It's packed with insights, trends, and products you may just have missed. Mike Mignola is awarded the Grand Master Award this year, and Terryl Whitlach, David Palumbo and Cynthia Sheppard are among the judges (also profiled).
The list of contributors is nearly endless, but here's a few highpoints, offering you their latest works: Mark Schultz, Android Jones (cover), James Gurney, Dave Seeley, Gary Gianni, Donato Giancola, Boris Vallejo, Omar Rayyan, William Stout, Stephan Martiniere, Beth Metheney, Steve Rude, Frank Cho, Iain McCaig, Peter Meseldzija...this is like a who's who of the artists whose books and sketchbooks we handle ourselves.
Gold and Silver Medal awards as well as all nominees are featured for each category: Book, Advertising, Comics, Editorial, Three-Dimensional, Unpublished, Institutional, and Concept Art.
The best-selling Spectrum series continues with this twenty-third lavishly produced annual. Challenging, controversial, educational, and irreverent, the award-winning Spectrum series reinforces both the importance and prevalence of fantastic art in today’s culture. With exceptional images by extraordinary creators, this elegant full-color collection showcases an international cadre of creators working in every style and medium, both traditional and digital.The best artists from the United States, Europe, China, Australia, South America and beyond have gathered into the only annual devoted exclusively to works of fantasy, horror, science fiction, and the surreal, making Spectrum one of the year’s most highly anticipated books.
Often imitated, never equaled, Spectrum 23 continues the freshness and excellence that was established over twenty years ago. Contact information for each artist is included.
- Additional Information
Item Code SPE23H Publisher Flesk Publish Date 2016 ISBN 9781933865904 Print Status Out of Print Binding Hard Cover Dimensions 9x12 # Pages 304pg Color Full Color