Internationally Renowned Science Fiction Illustrator Chris Foss First Major Monograph Featuring His Incredibly Visionary Creations Which Have Graced Scores Of Book Covers, Both Genre And Otherwise, And Influenced Movies Such As Dune, Star Wars And Aliens Among Numerous Others. Why rate it five stars Back in the 90 s I met Chris Foss in the book shop I was working at, after chatting about his art work and how much I loved it, Now, he was not doing a signing, he had just popped in He opened his portfolio case pulled out an awesome
A 1978 selection of Foss artwork, concentrating mainly on his futuristic work, although a small section of his WW2 themed artwork is included as well The early and since much imitated use of sophisticated airbrush techniques is notable The SF Fantasy work is broken down into chapters covering different themes, in order to separate concept art created for various movies For me, the best work is pure SF art used on a variety of Panther paperback covers in the 1970s, as I remember reading most of them the cov
Chris Foss is one of my favorite sci fi illustrators of all time His artwork enthralled me as a teen, and I have seen his influence in a lot of artists since then. A collection of Sci Fi book and magazine cover art by Chris Foss, featuring illustrations for the novel Dune and for the movie Alien.
- 144 pages
- 21st Century Foss
- Chris Foss
- 14 September 2017 Chris Foss