Spectrum 17: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art

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Challenging, controversial, educational, and irreverent, the 15th anniversary addition to 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...

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Overview

Challenging, controversial, educational, and irreverent, the 15th anniversary addition to 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 17 one of the year’s most highly anticipated books. With art from books, graphic novels, video games, films, galleries, and advertising, Spectrum is both an electrifying art book for fans and an invaluable resource for clients looking for bright new talent. The entire field is discussed in an invaluable, found-nowhere-else year in review. Contact information for each artist is included in a handy index. Often imitated, never equaled, Spectrum 17 continues the freshness and excellence that was established 16 years ago.

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If you like fantastic art, there is no better way to enhance your visual vocabulary than to peruse Cathy and Annie Fenner's award-winning Spectrum annuals. Each year, this literally fantastic anthology displays more than 400 superlative pieces of fantasy artwork. As in previous years, the range of Spectrum 17 spans the world: The best artists from the United States, Europe, China, South America, and South America are all represented on its pages. A truly awesome assemblage.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781599290430
  • Publisher: Underwood Books, Inc.
  • Publication date: 11/1/2010
  • Pages: 264
  • Sales rank: 479,925
  • Product dimensions: 9.10 (w) x 12.00 (h) x 0.90 (d)

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