Tuesday, 3 March 2015

Cover Art for Spectrum 22 Revealed

Cover art for Spectrum 22 revealed.

'The Magician of the Mountain of Death' by Bastien Lecouffe Deharme


New 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Captain America Character Poster


Cool Art: 'Let The Wild Rumpus Start!' by Florey

The 'Where The Wild Things Are' inspired 'Let The Wild Rumpus Start!' by Florey, is a new limited edition print release by Bottleneck Gallery.

It's a 12" x 24" 6 colour screen print, in a numbered limited edition of 50 and costs $40.

The print goes on sale on Tuesday March 3 at 12pm EST.

Go here to buy.


Cool Art: 'The Story Of Our Lives...' by James Flames

'The Story Of Our Lives...' by James Flames, used as the 2015 European Tour poster for The Decemberists, is an 18" x 24" 5 colour screen print, in a hand-printed signed and numbered limited edition of 100.

The previously sold out tour poster is also available as an 18" x 24" 5 colour screen print, in a signed and numbered Artist Proof Edition of 50.

These will both go on sale Tuesday, March 3rd at 1pm EST.

Go here to buy.

'The Story Of Our Lives...' by James Flames
'The Decemberists 2015 European Tour' by James Flames

#VallejoTuesday: 'Black Fire' by Boris Vallejo

Cover art by Boris Vallejo for the 'Star Trek' novel, 'Black Fire' by Sonni Cooper.


Monday, 2 March 2015

Cool Art: 'The Godfather Part II' by Laurent Durieux

'The Godfather Part II' by Laurent Durieux is a new print release from Odd City Entertainment. This is the second set in a set of three, one for each of the three 'Godfather' films. Go here for a look at Part I.

It's a 24" x 36" screen print in a signed and numbered regular edition of 375 for $65, an Italian variant edition of 200 for $100 and regular edition on wood in a limited edition of 60 for $300.

Pre-sale begins Friday March 6 around 11am CST. Follow them on Twitter@oddcitynews for the on sale announcement.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

Cool Art: 'Wall-E And Friends' by Kendra Minadeo

'Wall-E And Friends' by Kendra Minadeo is a new Mighty Mini print release from Hero Complex Gallery.

Inspired by the Disney/Pixar film 'Wall-E', they are 5" x 5" fine art giclées, in a limited edition of 50 as a matched number set for $30.

Go here to buy.

'Space Dance' by Kendra Minadeo
'Dirty Job' by Kendra Minadeo
'Lunch Break' by Kendra Minadeo

Cool Art: 'Foo Fighters' 2015 Australian & New Zealand Concert Posters by Rhys Cooper

'Foo Fighters' 2015 Australian and New Zealand concert posters by Rhys Cooper.

They are 12" x 36" 5 colour screen prints with metallic inks, in a signed and numbered limited editions of 300 and cost $45 each.

They go on sale Wednesday, March 4.

Go here to buy.

New 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Hawkeye Character Poster


#McQuarrieMonday: 'The Empire Strikes Back' Art by Ralph McQuarrie


Friday, 27 February 2015

More New 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Character Posters


Cool Art: 'Hypocrisy & Casualties' by Dave Perillo

The 'House Of Cards' inspired 'Hypocrisy & Casualties' by Dave Perillo, is a new limited edition print release by Bottleneck Gallery.

They are both 12" x 18" metallic screen prints, and in a numbered limited edition of 40 and will cost $40 for the set.

They go on sale 12pm EST.

Go here to buy.


Cool Art: "He's No Good To Me Dead" - Boba Fett by Paul Shipper

'The Empire Strikes Back' inspired, "He's No Good To Me Dead" - Boba Fett by Paul Shipper, is a 16" x 24" giclée print in a limited edition of 125 costs $60, and is part of the Hero Complex Gallery group art show, 'Quotes, Lines & Lyrics' that opens Friday February 27.


Cool Art: 'The Jungle Book' by Andrew Ghrist

'The Jungle Book' by Andrew Ghrist, originally intended as the show poster for Andrew's pop-up exhibition back in October - 'Tiger! Tiger!' - but never realised due to time restraints, is a new limited edition print release from Galerie F.

It's an 18" x 24" 5 layer art print in a signed, and numbered edition of 60 and costs $35.

It goes on sale Monday March 2 at 2PM CST.

Go here to buy.


#FrazettaFriday: 'Tarzan At The Earth's Core' by Frank Frazetta

Frontispiece by Frank Frazetta from the novel, 'Tarzan At The Earth's Core', book 4 of the 'Pellucidar' series by Edgar Rice Burroughs.


Thursday, 26 February 2015

Cool Art: Hero Complex Art presents 'Quotes, Lines & Lyrics'

From Friday February 27, Hero Complex Gallery presents 'Quotes, Lines & Lyrics', an art show with over 70 artists honouring pop culture's famous quotes, passages and lyrics from film, TV, literature and music.

Opening Reception is on Friday February 27, 7-10pm at Hero Complex Gallery, 2020 South Robertson Blvd, Studio D, Los Angeles, CA 90034.

Online sales begin Saturday, February 28 around 1pm PST

Follow the official Facebook event page or on Twitter @HeroComplexArt for more details.

New 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Hulk Character Poster


Cool Art: 'First Blood' by Grzegorz Domaradzki (Gabz)

'First Blood' by Grzegorz Domaradzki (Gabz), is a new officially licensed print release from Grey Matter Art.

It's a 24" x 36" print available in a regular limited edition of 300 for $50, a variant in a limited edition of 150 and costs $75, and a wood edition in a limited run of 50 for $250.

They go on sale Wednesday March 4 at a random time between 1-2pm EST. Follow them on Twitter @GreyMatterArt for the on sale announcement.

Go here to buy.

Regular Edition

Cool Art: 'Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways World Tour' Australian Concert Posters by Ken Taylor

The 'Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways World Tour - Australia 2015' posters by Ken Taylor, are a new print release from Beyond The Pale.

The Sydney Blue Snake and Hobart Gold Snake variants are both 12" x 35" silkscreen prints in signed and numbered limited editions of 350 and cost $45 each.

Go here to buy.


Cool Art: PangeaSeed presents 'Creature' by Tatiana Suarez

PangeaSeed presents 'Creature' by Tatiana Suarez, the next print in their 'Tales from the Deep: Stories, Myths & Monsters' print series - a print suite for 2015 to help save our seas that celebrates our relationship and fascination with oceans as portrayed in popular culture.

'Creature' is an 20" x 20" giclée print on cold-press archival watercolour paper and available in a signed and numbered limited edition of 50 for $65.

It goes on sale Thursday February 26 at 12pm PST.

Go here to buy

For more information on how you can help save our seas, please visit PangeaSeed.org.


#FantasyArtThursday: 'The Witcher' by Grafit Studio


Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Cool Art: 'Godzilla' by Randy Ortiz

'Godzilla' by Randy Ortiz, is a new limited edition print from Mondo.

This is a 36" x 24" screen print, in a hand numbered limited regular edition of 275 for $45 and a hand numbered limited variant edition of 150 for $65.

It goes on sale online at a random time on Thursday February 26. Follow Mondo on Twitter @mondonews for the on sale announcement.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

New 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Iron Man Character Poster


Cool Art: 'Game Of Thrones' Houses by Ivan Belikov

'Game Of Thrones' Houses by Ivan Belikov

Available as gallery quality giclée prints on natural white, matte, ultra smooth, 100% cotton rag, acid and lignin free archival paper using Epson K3 archival inks.

Go here to buy.

'Stark'

Cool Art: "UUUUUUUUUR AHHHHHRRRRR UHRRR..." - Chewbacca by Guillaume Morellec

The 'Star Wars' inspired, "UUUUUUUUUR AHHHHHRRRRR UHRRR..." - Chewbacca by Guillaume Morellec, is an 18" x 24" screenprint that is part of the Hero Complex Gallery group art show, 'Quotes, Lines & Lyrics' that opens Friday February 27.


Cool Art: 'The Conjuring' by Tom Bagshaw

Originally part of the ‘Freaks and Americana’ art show at the Corey Helford gallery, 'The Conjuring' is a new TIMED RELEASE print by Tom Bagshaw.

It's a 20" x 15" Archival giclée print on Woodstock Felt 100% Cotton Rag 310 gsm (including a border for framing) and costs £70. Included with this print is a mini print of a portrait study for the same painting.

The timed release runs from the February 25 until March 1.

Cool Art: 'Umphrey's McGee' Los Angeles & Oakland Concert Posters by Chuck Sperry

Chuck Sperry is releasing two new limited edition prints at two upcoming Umphrey's McGee concerts in March.

'Umphrey’s McGee at the Wilton Theatre, Los Angeles, March 6, 2015'
21" x 35" 7 colour screenprint on silver metallic paper, in a signed and numbered limited edition of 350

'Umphrey’s McGee at the Fox Theater, Oakland, March 7, 2015'
21" x 35" 7 colour screenprint on silver metallic paper, in a signed and numbered limited edition of 350

Both posters will be available at the concerts and online at www.chucksperry.net soon after.


#WhelanWednesday: 'Otherland: River Of Blue Fire' by Michael Whelan

Cover art by Michael Whelan for the novel 'River Of Blue Fire', the second book in the 'Otherland' series by Tad Williams.


Tuesday, 24 February 2015

New Official Poster For 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron'

New official poster for 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron', out in cinemas April 23 (UK) and May 1 (US).


Cool Art: 'Sex Criminals' by Matt Taylor & Becky Cloonan

'Sex Criminals' by Matt Taylor and Becky Cloonan, inspired by the comics series by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky from Image Comics, is a new print release from Secret Panel.

Matt ’s poster is an 18″ x 24″ screenprint, in a limited edition of 140, for $40, and Becky’s poster is a 24″ x 36″ screenprint, in a limited edition of 140, and costs $45.

They go on sale Tuesday February 24 at 3pm CST.

Go here to buy.

'Sex Criminals' by Matt Taylor
'Sex Criminals' by Becky Cloonan

#VallejoTuesday: 'The Hieroglyphic Egg' by Boris Vallejo


Sunday, 22 February 2015

Cool Art: 'Four Of Coins' & 'Strength' 'Dragon Age Inquisition' Tarot Card Prints

'Four Of Coins' and 'Strength', two tarot card designs that depict mythology from the 'Dragon Age Inquisition' video game.

They are 18" x 24" (including white border) giclée prints on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks, and are in a numbered limited edition of 300 for $40.

They are up for pre-order now through Bioware and will be available March 19.


'Four Of Coins'
'Strength'

Friday, 20 February 2015

The 50th Annual Nebula Awards Finalists Announced

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America have announced the finalists for this year’s Nebula Awards, along with contenders for the Ray Bradbury and Andre Norton Awards.

Each year, the organization’s members vote on which stories they consider to be the best novel, novella, novelette, short story and Young Adult story in the genre, as well as the best outstanding dramatic presentation. The 50th Annual Nebula Awards Weekend will be held at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, Illinois, June 4 through 7, 2015. Active members of the SFWA have between March 1st – 30th to vote.

Best Novel
'The Goblin Emperor', Katherine Addison (Tor)
'Trial by Fire', Charles E. Gannon (Baen)
'Ancillary Sword', Ann Leckie (Orbit US; Orbit UK)
'The Three-Body Problem', Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu (Tor)
'Coming Home', Jack McDevitt (Ace)
'Annihilation', Jeff VanderMeer (FSG Originals; Fourth Estate; HarperCollins Canada)

Best Novella
'We Are All Completely Fine', Daryl Gregory (Tachyon)
'Yesterday’s Kin', Nancy Kress (Tachyon)
'The Regular', Ken Liu (Upgraded)
'The Mothers of Voorhisville', Mary Rickert (Tor.com 4/30/14)
'Calendrical Regression', Lawrence Schoen (NobleFusion)
'Grand Jeté (The Great Leap)', Rachel Swirsky (Subterranean Summer ’14)

Best Novelette
'Sleep Walking Now and Then', Richard Bowes (Tor.com 7/9/14)
'The Magician and Laplace’s Demon', Tom Crosshill (Clarkesworld 12/14)
'A Guide to the Fruits of Hawai’i', Alaya Dawn Johnson (F&SF 7-8/14)
'The Husband Stitch', Carmen Maria Machado (Granta #129)
'We Are the Cloud', Sam J. Miller (Lightspeed 9/14)
'The Devil in America', Kai Ashante Wilson (Tor.com 4/2/14)

Best Short Story
'The Breath of War', Aliette de Bodard (Beneath Ceaseless Skies 3/6/14)
'When It Ends, He Catches Her', Eugie Foster (Daily Science Fiction9/26/14)
'The Meeker and the All-Seeing Eye', Matthew Kressel (Clarkesworld 5/14)
'The Vaporization Enthalpy of a Peculiar Pakistani Family', Usman T. Malik (Qualia Nous)
'A Stretch of Highway Two Lanes Wide', Sarah Pinsker (F&SF 3-4/14)
'Jackalope Wives', Ursula Vernon (Apex 1/7/14)
'The Fisher Queen', Alyssa Wong (F&SF 5/14)

Ray Bradbury Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation
'Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)',
Written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
'Captain America: The Winter Soldier',
Screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
'Edge of Tomorrow',
Screenplay by Christopher McQuarrie and Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth (Warner Bros. Pictures)
'Guardians of the Galaxy',
Written by James Gunn and Nicole Perlman (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
'Interstellar',
Written by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan (Paramount Pictures)
'The Lego Movie', Screenplay by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy
'Unmade', Sarah Rees Brennan (Random House)
'Salvage', Alexandra Duncan (Greenwillow)
'Love Is the Drug', Alaya Dawn Johnson (Levine)
'Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future', A.S. King (Little, Brown)
'Dirty Wings', Sarah McCarry (St. Martin’s Griffin)
'Greenglass House', Kate Milford (Clarion)
'The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender', Leslye Walton (Candlewick)