Saturday, June 25, 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016

#CoolArt: 'Game Of Thrones - Beautiful Death: S6 E09' by Robert M Ball

Robert M Ball continues the Season 6 'Beautiful Death' 'Game Of Thrones' episode posters, with the poster of episode 9, 'Battle Of The Bastards'.


#CoolArt: 'The Rose Of Winter' by Rhys Cooper

The 'Game Of Thrones' inspired 'The Rose Of Winter' by Rhys Cooper, a new print release through Spoke Art.

12" x 36" 6 colour screenprint on 100# cover paper in a signed and numbered edition of 150 for $50.

On sale Friday June 24 at 10am PST.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Between Heaven And Earth' by Chrystal Chan

'Between Heaven And Earth' by Chrystal Chan, a new print release from Rhino Barking Sparrow.

8" x 10" giclée print on 10" x 12.5" Cold-Press Natural Heavy Fine Art 340gsm paper in a limited edition of 20 for $40.

This print is available with hand embellished gold mica paint for an extra $5.

For an additional $5 the print will be varnished with MOAB Desert Varnish, a completely clear, matte, invisible spray that will significantly increase the UV resistance and colour longevity of the print, in addition to providing increased water, scratch, and abrasion resistance.

On sale Friday June 24 at 9am PST.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'National Park' Prints From The People's Printshop

Four new 'National Park' prints, which are part of the print series from Fifty-Nine Parks, are now available from The People's Printshop.

18" x 24" screenprints in open editions for $39.95 each.

by Daniel Danger

The 42nd Annual Saturn Awards Winners Announced

The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films have revealed the winners for the 42nd Annual Saturn Awards.

The Saturn Awards are dedicated to honouring the finest in genre entertainment in film, television and home entertainment.

FILM AWARDS


Best Comic Book-to-Film Release
  • 'Ant-Man' (Marvel / Walt Disney)

Best Science Fiction Film Release
  • 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Fantasy Film Release
  • 'Cinderella' (Walt Disney)

Best Horror Film Release
  • 'Crimson Peak' (Universal Pictures)

Best Thriller Film Release
  • 'Bridge of Spies' (DreamWorks / Walt Disney)

Best Action / Adventure Film Release
  • 'Furious 7' (Universal Pictures)

Best Actor in a Film
  • Harrison Ford, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Actress in a Film
  • Charlize Theron, “Mad Max: Fury Road” (Warner Bros.)

Best Supporting Actor in a Film
  • Adam Driver “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Supporting Actress in a Film
  • Jessica Chastain, “Crimson Peak” (Universal Pictures)

Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Film
  • Ty Simpkins “Jurassic World” (Universal Pictures)

Best Film Director
  • Ridley Scott, “The Martian” (20th Century Fox)

Best Film Writing
  • Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams, Michael Arndt, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Film Editing
  • Maryann Brandon, Mary Jo Markey, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Film Production Design
  • Thomas E. Sanders, “Crimson Peak” (Universal Pictures)

Best Film Music
  • John Williams, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Costume Design
  • Alexandra Byrne, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” (Marvel / Walt Disney)

Best Film Make-Up
  • Neal Scanlan, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Film Special/Visual Effects
  • Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Neal Scanlan, Chris Corbould, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Independent Film Release
  • 'Room' (A24)

Best International Film Release
  • 'Turbo Kid' (Epic Pictures)

Best Animated Film Release
  • 'Inside Out' (Walt Disney)

TELEVISION AWARDS


Best Science Fiction Series On Television
  • 'Continuum' (Syfy)

Best Fantasy Series On Television
  • 'Outlander' (Starz)

Best Horror Series On Television
  • 'The Walking Dead' (AMC)

Best Action/Thriller Series On Television
  • 'Hannibal' (NBC)

Best Superhero Adaptation Television Series
  • 'The Flash' (The CW)

Best Presentation On Television
  • 'Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song' (BBC America)

Best New Media Television Series
  • 'Daredevil' (Netflix)

Best Actor in a Television Series
  • Bruce Campbell, 'Ash vs Evil Dead' (Starz)

Best Actress in a Television Series
  • Caitriona Balfe, 'Outlander' (Starz)

Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series
  • Richard Armitage, 'Hannibal' (NBC)

Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series
  • Danai Gurira, 'The Walking Dead' (AMC)

Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series
  • Chandler Riggs, 'The Walking Dead' (AMC)

Best Guest Performance in a Television Series
  • William Shatner, 'Haven' (Syfy)

HOME ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS


Best DVD/BD Release
  • 'Burying the Ex' (Image Entertainment)

Best DVD/BD Special Edition Release
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' (The Rogue Cut) (20th Century Fox)

Best DVD/BD Classic Release
  • 'Miracle Mile' (Kino Lorber)

Best DVD/BD Television Release
  • 'X-Files: The Collector’s Set' (20th Century Fox)

Best DVD/BD Collection Release
  • 'Frank Darabont Collection' (Warner)

LIVE STAGE PRODUCTION AWARD


Best Local Live Stage Production
  • 'Tarzan' (3D Theatricals)

SPECIAL AWARDS


The Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Nichelle Nichols

The George Pal Memorial Award
  • Simon Kinberg

The Breakthrough Performance Award
  • Melissa Benoist (Supergirl)

The Dan Curtis Legacy Award
  • Eric Kripke

The Special Recognition Award
  • Brannon Braga

The Spotlight Award
  • 'Better Call Saul' (AMC)

#ArtOfTheDay: 'The Goonies' by Noriyoshi Ohrai

'The Goonies' by Noriyoshi Ohrai


Thursday, June 23, 2016

#CoolArt: 'Game Of Thrones' S6 Episode 9 by Fernando Reza

'Game Of Thrones' S6 Episode 9 'Battle Of The Bastards' by Fernando Reza.

11" by 14" Giclee print on Archival Paper, in a signed and numbered limited edition of 30 for $20 and $150 for the full set of 10 episode posters once released.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'The Avengers' by Vlad Rodriguez

'The Avengers' by Vlad Rodriguez

24" x 36" 5 colour screenprint on Cougar 100lb smooth white cover stock paper in a signed and numbered AP edition of 5 for $100.

Go here to buy.

#CoolArt: 'The Procession' by Becky Cloonan

'The Procession' by Becky Cloonan, used as a poster for the 2016 Roadburn Festival.

18" x 24" Screenprint in a limited edition of 50 for $50

Get 10% off with code BESTBIRTHDAYCHAMP

On sale Thursday June 23 at 12pm CST.

Go here to buy.

Regular Edition

#CoolArt: 'Akira' by Kris Miklos

'Akira' by Kris Miklos

420 x 594mm Giclée print on 310gsm Canson Aquarelle rag, 100% cotton textured paper, in a signed and limited edition of 100 for £60.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Mothership' by Remo Lienhard (WES21)

'Mothership' by Remo Lienhard (WES21), a new print release from PangeaSeed, part of their 2016 print series 'Sea of Change: The Year of Living Dangerously - Vol. 2', with proceeds raised through the sale of this print going to support PangeaSeed's ongoing effort to help save our seas through ARTivism.

24" x 18" giclee print on French cold press watercolour paper in a signed and numbered limited edition of 50.

On sale Thursday June 23 at 12pm PDT.

Go here to buy

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


#CoolArt: 'Solus' by Tom Bagshaw

'Solus' by Tom Bagshaw, part of 'La Lune', a group exhibition focused on mythologies surrounding the moon as well as its artistic interpretations, hosted at the Haven Gallery from June 25.

Artists represented at the exhibition include Sonya Palencia, Chris Mars, Kukula, Scott Fischer, Joseph Weinreb, Zoé Byland, Jacub Gagnon, Kindra Nikole, Janet Cook, Robert Kraiza, Kane Kokaris, SoCar Myles, Sarah Joncas, Michael C Hayes, J.A.W. Cooper, Shannon Bonatakis, Tom Bagshaw, Carisa Swenson, Redd Walitzki, Calliope Bridge, Mab Graves, Alex Garant, Matt Dangler, Andi Soto, Jel Ena, Kelly McKernan, Syd Bee, Scott Radke, Kevin Peterson, Mahlimae, Tina Lugo, Julie Filipenko, Regan Rosburg, Cassie Meder and Nicolas Bruno.

The opening reception is Saturday June 25 from 6-9pm at the Haven Gallery, 155 Main Street, Carriage House Square, Northport, NY 11768 with many of the artists in attendance. The show will be on display until July 31.


#ArtOfTheDay: 'Serpent Spirit ' by Lily McDonnell

'Serpent Spirit ' by Lily McDonnell


Wednesday, June 22, 2016

#CoolArt: 'Evoke' by Lioba Brückner

'Evoke' by Lioba Brückner.

7" x 7" fine art print on 8.2" x 11.6" on Hahnemuehle Archival Fine Art paper in a limited edition of 60.

Print is also available in a glitter and golden and silver acrylic paint hand embellished version.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Modern Witcher Noir'' by Ástor Alexander

'Modern Witcher Noir'' by Ástor Alexander


#CoolArt: Mondo presents 'Info-rama'

Mondo Gallery presents 'Info-rama', an art exhibition featuring infographic film posters from Tom Whalen, Kevin Tong and Matt Taylor.

The opening reception is Friday June 24 from 7-10pm at Mondo Gallery at 4115 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78751, and will be on display until July 9.

Artwork will be available online at Mondo after the opening.

'The Military Forces of the Galactic Empire' (Regular Edition) by Kevin Tong

#ArtOfTheDay: 'The Shawshank Redemption' by Laurent Durieux

'The Shawshank Redemption' poster concept by Laurent Durieux


Tuesday, June 21, 2016

#CoolArt: 'Jaws' by Phantom City Creative

'Jaws' by Phantom City Creative, on sale at the Alamo Drafthouse Austin's 'Jaws on the Water' screenings.

Go here for tickets for the screenings.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

#CoolArt: 'Caramel Coated' by Glenn Arthur

'Caramel Coated' by Glenn Arthur, a new timed edition print from Rhino Barking Sparrow in their 'Sketch Tuesday' print series.

8" x 10" giclée print on Somerset Fine Art paper with Ultrachrome HDX inks for $20.

For an additional $5 they will varnish your print with MOAB Desert Varnish, a completely clear, matte, invisible spray that will significantly increase the UV resistance and colour longevity of the print, in addition to providing increased water, scratch, and abrasion resistance.

On sale from 9am until 11.59pm PST on Tuesday June 21.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Blink 182 at Richmond, Virginia, June 18 2016' by Maxx242

'Blink 182 at Richmond, Virginia, June 18 2016' by Maxx242, a new limited edition print release from f4d Studios.

12" x 36" 7 colour screenprint in a signed and numbered limited edition of 100 for $50.

On sale Tuesday June 21 at 11am PST.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: Two New Prints by James R Eads

Two new prints by James R Eads.

'Dave Matthews at Virginia Beach, June 17 2016' and 'The Language Of Time', 12" x 36" 5 colour screenprints on Neenah Epic Black Paper, in hand signed and numbered AP editions of 60 for $65 each.

On sale Tuesday June 21 at 12pm PST.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Stardust IV' by Rob Rey

'Stardust IV' by Rob Rey, part of the 'Edge Of Realism' group art exhibition at Abend Gallery, which features art from artists whose work operates at the margins of realist painting.

The opening reception is Thursday June 23 from 6-9pm at Abend Gallery, 2260 E. Colfax Ave., Denver, CO 80206, and will be on view until July 23, 2016.


#ArtOfTheDay: 'Alabaster: The Good, The Bad & The Bird' #5 by Greg Ruth

Cover art by Greg Ruth for 'Alabaster: The Good, The Bad & The Bird' #5, published by Dark Horse Comics.


Monday, June 20, 2016

#CoolArt: 'Senaka' by FinDAC

'Senaka' by FinDAC, a new print release from Pretty Portal.

56cm x 76cm screenprint with a hand painted colour splash in acrylic on Somerset Velvet 300g/m paper in a Kobalt edition of 75 for €200 and a Heliotrope edition of 35 for €250.

On sale Wednesday June 22 at 3pm UK.

Go here to buy.

Kobalt Edition
Heliotrope Edition

#CoolArt: 'Game Of Thrones' S6 Episode 8 by Fernando Reza

'Game Of Thrones' S6 Episode 8 'No One' by Fernando Reza.

11" by 14" Giclee print on Archival Paper, in a signed and numbered limited edition of 30 for $20 and $150 for the full set of 10 episode posters once released.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Preacher' S1 E03 by Brian Methe

'Preacher' S1 E03 by Brian Methe, a new officially licensed print release through Gallery1988.

15" x 24" screenprint in a numbered limited edition of 150 for $35.

Gallery1988 will be releasing a brand new poster featuring a scene from the latest episode after each episode is aired.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Mistborn: The Hero Of Ages' by Jian Guo

Cover art by Jian Guo for the Chinese edition of 'Mistborn: The Hero Of Ages' by Brandon Sanderson.

#CoolArt: New Prints From The Black Dragon Press 'Andrei Tarkovsky' Print Series

Black Dragon Press will be releasing two more prints inspired by the works of director Andrei Tarkovsky.
  • 'Stalker' by Zotho Lhun (with type treatment by Midnight Marauder), is an 18" x 24" 11 colour screenprint in a hand numbered Regular edition of 175 for £40, and a Variant edition of 75 for £65.
  • 'Ivan’s Childhood' by Greg Ruth, is an 18" x 24" screenprint in a 5 colour hand numbered Regular edition of 120 for £40, and a 6 colour with metallic powder ink, hand numbered Variant edition of 35 for £65.
They go on sale Wednesday June 22 at 4pm UK.

Go here to buy.

'Stalker' (Regular Edition) by Zotho Lhun
'Stalker' (Variant Edition) by Zotho Lhun
'Ivan's Childhood' (Regular Edition) by Greg Ruth
'Ivan's Childhood' (Variant Edition) by Greg Ruth

#ArtOfTheDay: 'Red Sonja - Freshly Fallen Snow' by Donato Giancola

'Red Sonja - Freshly Fallen Snow' by Donato Giancola


Saturday, June 18, 2016

#CoolArt: 'Game Of Thrones - Battle Of The Bastards' by Ertaç Altınöz

'Game Of Thrones S6 E9 - Battle Of The Bastards' by Ertaç Altınöz


#CoolArt: 'High-Rise' by Chris Thornley

'High-Rise' by Chris Thornley, is a new officially licensed print release from Vice Press, coinciding with the release of the limited edition steelbook bluray (available exclusively from Zavvi Saturday June 18 at 6pm UK).

18″ x 24″ 5 colour screenprint on Speckletone True White French paper, in a limited edition of 150 for £30.

On sale Monday June 20 at 6pm UK.

Go here to buy.


The Art Of . . . Cynthia Sheppard

I've previously showcased a few of my favourite pop culture and vintage pulp artists, and each weekend I showcase art from more of my favourite artists.

The art of Cynthia Sheppard.

#ArtOfTheDay: 'War Of The Worlds' by Tracie Ching

'War Of The Worlds' by Tracie Ching


Friday, June 17, 2016

#CoolArt: 'Game Of Thrones - Beautiful Death: S6 E08' by Robert M Ball

Robert M Ball continues the Season 6 'Beautiful Death' 'Game Of Thrones' episode posters, with the poster of episode 8, 'No One'.


#CoolArt: 'One World' by Ben O'Brien (aka Ben The Illustrator)

'One World' by Ben O'Brien (aka Ben The Illustrator).

A2 (420 x 594 mm) lithograph print with vegetable oil based inks on high quality 170gsm recycled paper for £15.

100% of the proceeds from the print sale will go to Oxfam's refugee crisis appeal

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Noir' by Conrad Roset

'Noir' by Conrad Roset, a new print release from Spoke Art.

11 3/4" x 15 5/8" fine art giclee print in a signed and numbered limited edition of 50 for $50.

On sale Friday June 17 at 10am PST.

Go here to buy.


#CoolArt: 'Te Vagy a Blade Runner' by Karl Fitzgerald

'Te Vagy a Blade Runner' by Karl Fitzgerald, a new print release from Cult Classic Prints.

24" x 36" 6 colour screenprint with a metallic red ink layer, in a numbered Blue Rain Regular edition of 95 for £43, and a White Mist Variant edition of 45 for £48.

Go here to buy.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition