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Spectrum 11: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art (Spectrum #11)

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Now in its 11th year, and just getting bigger and better, this eagerly anticipated volume in the art and art-buying world represents the who's who in fantasy today. Spectrum is the first and only illustration annual to focus solely on fantastic art, with over 300 artists featured. Divided into seven categories, including one devoted to comics and graphic novels, Spectrum ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published November 17th 2004 by Underwood Books (first published October 28th 2004)
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Kate
Apr 30, 2015 Kate rated it it was amazing
Exploring the years of 2003 to 2004 in art through this 11th volume of Spectrum here. Michael R. Whelan is the grand Master of this year and news about the industry trying to recuperate from the past couple years is detailed here. My favorite works were done by Tony DiTerlizzi, David Bowers (Quite a few by him.), Patrick Arrasmith, Todd Lockwood, Paul Bonner, Stephen Youll, Yvonne Gilbert, John Jude Palencar, Rebecca Guay, Daniel Dos Santos, Manchu, Chalres Vess, Greg Swearingen, Brad Wienman, ...more
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If you love fantasy and SiFi art of any type; paintings, drawings, sculpture, cartoons then this is the book for you. Fantastic selection of the years art. You can't help but find something you like inside. Highly recommended
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Oct 02, 2011 Briana rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Art enthusiasts.
Recommended to Briana by: Secretmarsgirl
EXCELLENT compilation. I was very pleased with the various works of art. Thematically, it is more balanced than the other Spectrum book I looked at. Favorite featured artist, Kinuko Y. Craft.
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Absolutely incredible compilation of fantasy artists! Produced yearly (every November).
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