Another year, another nomination for Artist Partners very own talented artist Larry Rostant! The David Gemmell Awards are just around the corner, being hosted this year at The Magic Circle, congregating together will the well known and highly respected fantasy Authors from the fantasy genre, top fantasy publishers and their editors who will also attend.
Many great talented names this year will be celebrating the 2012 awards ! The David Gemmell awards, was named after one of Britain’s most talented and best selling fantasy author’s David Gemmell who died in 2006 . David was the main judge of the national literary competition, "the Legend Writing Award" which was named after his breakthrough novel “Legend”. These awards were established and intended to "restore fantasy to its proper place in the literary pantheon”.
As in previous years, Larry Rostant appears once again in the shortlist, this time for his hugely successful cover for "Among Thieves" by Douglas Hulick. the book was published by Macmillan Books (Tor Imprint) and art directed by Neil Lang
Since Rob joined The Artworks, only a matter of weeks ago, we have had such an amazing response to his work! He has been busy with various projects, including this one for Corporate Council magazine in the States. Watch this space for more exciting work from Rob Ball very soon!
Welcome to FLAVIO MELCHIORRE, our new Italian artist, award-winning designer, illustrator, painter and founder of IDRO51 Creative Design Studio. He developed his distinctive personal style "Hypnotic Art" finding inspiration in his own life experiences, in people he met and places he visited. He brings his art to life, combining free-hand drawings with chromatic and iconographic effects, reaching unique results.
Flavio Melchiorre is represented by Phosphor Art
Claire Rollet has been working on a promotional brochure for a prestigious Mayfair address. The commission from Winkreative Design Agency involved Claire visualising interiors and exteriors for this upmarket piece. Claire says " The prestigious Mayfair address will be home to a new landmark office, residential and retail building opening 2012. Working with Petek Sketcher at Winkreative has been a fantastic experience of professionalism and upbeat work."
Claire Rollet is represented by Illustration Ltd
This cool image is the work of Hannah Davies for the cover of Amazing and Extraordinary Facts; The Steam Age published by David and Charles. Written by Julian Holland the illustration took Hannah along a slightly different path with her work, she says "This was a fantastic project, very unusual and fun. A chance to delve into something completely different!" The book is out now.
Hannah Davies is represented by Illustration
Richard Jones has made a deviation from his usual photographically painted work, and has been developing his 3D skills in creating this new Science Fiction piece as a sample, the image attached is totally created in 3D using multiple software, all developed and modelled by Richard himself. Richard is now working on moving images and hopes to have created two working films by the end of the month which are ideally suited for promo’s for publishing and web use.
Richard Jones is represented by Artist Partners
Adhemas Batista was commissioned by Cadbury to create the artwork for the online element of their 'Unwrap Gold' promotion. Adhemas created a landing page showing Cadbury's Olympic World and various other online tools which have been used across the web.
Adhemas Batista is represented by Meiklejohn