The book is a multifaceted adventure, featuring 28 years of mccaig s commercial and private artwork, a fictionalized visit to his otherworldly studio, and a unique howtodraw workshop. And this book has a weight about it although somewhat spoiled by the plastic covering and the university stickers that have been attached. Choose your favorite canna photographs from millions of available designs. I even bought all three star wars books just to see more of your art. More pictures at iain mccaig wikipedia link has been in the art industry doing work for movie studios for a long time. He was involved in the star wars and harry potter film projects as well as john carter. Without you im nothing, museum of contemporary art. One thing that i absolutely love about this book is paul edwards choice of artists to interview. May 20, 2011 i was expecting something similar to the previous book, the art of pirates of the caribbean. Iain s energies are given to his love of storytelling in print and in film. See more ideas about art, concept art and sketches. Anna macaulay, author at artcenter news page 6 of 19.
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There are only 68 pages so that certainly will leave you wanting more. The book is a multifaceted adventure, featuring 28 years of iains commercial and private artwork, a fictionalized visit to his otherworldly studio, and an intensive boot camp in howtodraw. In this book contains illustrations created for star wars prequel, harry potter and his concept art for other projects. I also feel that there are many pages where the artwork was sized up and as a result it does not look as cohesive. The artworks are great, well reproduced in the book with wonderful detail. The art of iain mccaig has 1 available editions to buy at half price books marketplace. I was lucky enough to work with ian livingstone without the extra i during the genesis of the fighting fantasy gamebooks back in the early 80s. Books by iain mccaig author of the empire strikes back. As the lacquered disc in robert irwins untitled 196567 generates an optical illusion on the mcas wall, someone. All canna photographs ship within 48 hours and include a 30day moneyback guarantee. Art mcnally born july 1, 1925 is a former director of officiating for the national football league nfl from 1968 to 1991. Iain mccaig has books on goodreads with 10263 ratings.
Mccaig welles is committed to showcasing impactful and innovative artists that effectively place a mirror in front of the viewer by creating works that touch on current events, present day trends and insightful introspection. Baudrillard and the art conspiracy1 douglas kellner, ucla reflections on art and aesthetics have been an important, if not central, aspect of baudrillards work since the 1960s. He studied at the belfast college of art and the academy of art in paris. Part of the animation world network 300 victory blvd. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. Rowling, catch22 by joseph heller, american gods by neil gaiman, a game of thrones by george r. It is, to me, the most interesting place to hunt for. The art of iain mccaig by iain mccaig 2008, hardcover at the best online prices at ebay. The book examines the various forces that have fashioned the modern view of the art, from mechanization and fear of intellect to connoisseurship andperhaps the fundamental weakness of our agethe. Although his writings exhibit many twists, turns, and surprising developments as he moved from synthesizing. The nature of books on view now in special collections through january 26. Photography and the traffic in pain by mark reinhardt, holly edwards, and erina duganne eds authors.
The art of visual storytelling, mccaig presents the stories behind the creation of key examples of his concept designs, illustrations and storyboards. The art and science of the hiphop mc by paul edwards. Drawing skills, drawing sketches, art drawings, art and illustration, comic books art, comic art, comic kunst, desenho tattoo, drawing tips. Mccaigwelles artists, art for sale, and contact info artsy. About the author iain mccaigs commitment to storytelling has taken many forms. Iain mccaig has been one of the leading concept artists over the last 25 years, designing such films as guardians of the galaxy and st. Iain mccaig illustration character design, book art. He is best known for his star wars designs for queen amidala and darth maul. It is the wonder of a visit to the national gallery of art in washington that was the reward of having purchased this book and invested the time to study it intently instead of just putting it on a coffee table to gather comments. Dec 07, 2017 december 7, 2017 through february 23, 2018 the jansen art center welcomes a new artist to the j and to the pacific northwest nanci price scoular in a solo exhibition in the chamber hall, located on the 2nd floor. Here are 42 amazing pieces of concept art from disneys jungle book.
Anyone with an interest in art should add this book to hisher library. So above are a few sample pages from the asian male 3. The mcnay art museum is a modern art museum in san antonio specializes in 19th and 20thcentury european and american art. Iain mccaig s most popular book is the empire strikes back so you want to be a jedi. Love, desire, death catalogue studying in detail the full series of his mythological poesie paintings, this book explores titians skill as a master artist and storyteller. Otherwise, iain mccaigs shadowline is fantastic book that really lets you into his mysterious and fantastic inner creative worlds.
Oakland art murmur outgrows its name the new york times. Iain mccaig is a chesley nominated illustrator and conceptual designer whose film credits include terminator 2, harry potter and the goblet of fire, john carter of mars, and the avengers. Mccaig welles is recognized for her curatorial endeavors discovering contemporary art talen. Before becoming director of officiatingsucceeding mark duncan, who had held the position from 1964 to 1968mcnally served as a field judge and referee in the nfl for nine years from 1959 to 1967. Iain will be appearing at lightbox expo, at the pasadena convention center, from friday, september 6th to sunday, september 8th.
Attending school in glasgow, he came back to the us and worked on the trailer for twice upon a time, before deciding that 2000 book covers would be better than twenty minutes of screen time for the same number of drawings. His life and art crc press book this volume is the only existing biography of one of americas greatest and most influential cartoonists. This book contains illustrations created for star wars prequel, harry potter and his concept art for other projects. Iain mccaig traits and skills of concept artists concept art 3dsense behind the pixels duration. Oct 11, 2012 the oakland art murmur, which started six years ago as a small, onceamonth gallery walk, has mushroomed into an event that city officials now say attracts as many as 20,000 people. Unlike prints we get from publishers, this piece is printed specifically for each order that is placed by our skilled printing team. Red sonja by iain mccaig, in carlos simoess red sonja collection comic art gallery room image from fantasy and syfy.
Iain mccaig born 1957 is an illustrator and conceptual designer. Winsor mccay 18671934 is universally acknowledged as the first master of both the comic strip and the animated cartoon. This seaweed specimens xi print is printed right at in our new jersey warehouse. Theres commentary throughout, including an introduction by iain mccaig and a essay of craig elliots career by john fleskes. Mccaig is best known for his cover art for jethro tulls broadsword and the beast and for his iconic star wars designs for queen amidala and darth maul. There are sketches, paintings and some storyboards. Artist website and project space site listing shows, lectures and events.
When you buy from those affiliate links, i earn some commissions at no extra cost to you. Oct 07, 2008 however, i expected more from the book. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The mcnay presents 100 years of african american art. Artwork analysis, large resolution images, user comments, interesting facts and much more. The book is a combination of miniart classes, an allegorical novella on mccaigs creative process, and a retrospective of 28 years of his film and personal work. Leung, iain mccaig, michael meyers, annis naeem, justin sweet, valentin petrov and more. This was the question posed by edgar winds influential reith lectures delivered in 1960 and later expanded into his book art and anarchy. It was in paris he met longtime friend joseph sefton who was an accomplished stage and set painter, they would later exhibit together. The art of iain mccaig book online at best prices in india on. Iain mccaig wikipedia link has been in the art industry doing work for movie studios for a long time. He recently contributed designs for jon favreaus jungle book and j. Without a doubt a neccesity for anyone who is serious about developing their lyrical skill and achieving mastery of the respected art of mcing.
Illustrator iain ashman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Iain mccaig s inspired art runs the gamut from superbly drawn pencil art to pencil and marker to watercolor, acrylic and computer generated work. Carolina nitsch is pleased to announce the exhibition tracey emin new monotypes, a series of recent unique prints, some with additional hand painting, which the artist completed in the spring and fall of 2015 in new york. The art of iain mccaig by iain mccaig, nick sagan online at alibris. Buy national gallery of art 2018 diary egmt spi by washington, d.
Iain mccaig sketches in a flesk blank sketchbook during comiccon international in san diego. New and updated information about the life and art of mccay, the great pioneer of both comic strips and animation, has been added to make his only existing continue reading winsor mccay his life and art is back. Tracey emin, new monotypes carolina nitsch contemporary art. The curse of the black pearl, dead mans chest and at worlds end. Though this print is high quality, we offer framing to add style and protection from damages that may occur. Here are 42 amazing pieces of concept art from disneys. The new art examiner was chicagos only successful art publication, kathryn born writes in the foreword to the essential new art examiner northern illinois university press, 2011. Page 2 okay only the first two pages will be up for a while, so heres a brief idea of what the comic will be about. Down and painted mainly landscapes, seascapes and harbour scenes. It is simply beautifully crafted, a work of art in itself. As well as my original inchoate painting i have a smaller piece, painted in the same manner a fragment private collection. Jun 05, 2018 i am pleased and proud to announce that my 1987 biography of winsor mccay will be published this week in a beautiful revised edition by crc press. The paper is great and they are really generous with the canvas size, opting to print everything big, photos and art, to the extent that it feels like more work could be included.
This skillfully done pencil drawing captures personality and hints at mystery iain mccaig love how characterful the pose is. Blocking a user will prevent that user from commenting on your posts and messaging you. Iain mccaig is an internationally recognized and awardwinning artist, and one of the motion picture industrys leading conceptual designers. This book contains concept art for the 3 movies for pirates of the caribbean. Iain mccaig illustrator of the empire strikes back so. He was involved in the star wars franchise and many other iconic film and book. Though its iain with the extra i, which i believe is the scottish version of the name. Sometimes ive believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
Art can be a simple drawing as well as paint on a canvas or sculpture. Jan 10, 2018 nehma hosts family art day featuring botanical art wednesday, jan. Comic books art comic art book art monochromatic art comic kunst love illustration. The books cover is a montage of his work in some of these different mediums. The concept paintings have so much detail that will be lost if not printed on a book this size. The national gallery company publishes a wide selection of beautifully produced books from the gallerys collection and exhibitions. The focus of the book is on set and character design.
Iain mccaig is an internationally recognized awardwinning artist and one of the. Iain mccaig has been in the art industry doing work for movie studios for a long time. In 2014, he received the spectrum fantastic art grand master award. In this book contains the work done for star wars prequel, harry potter and his concept art for other projects. During the opening reception on thursday, december 7, from 6. It had a 29year run, starting in 1973 and ending in 2002. Ralph kerle paintings on water photography exhibition opening saturday february 15th 5pm 7pm. Iain mccaig born march 19, 1957 is an american artist, writer, and filmmaker. He has worked on numerous films, including peter pan, and harry potter and the goblet of fire. Mowgli, bagheera and sherekhan the man in the bottle.
The book of knots has had the pleasure of collaborating with some of the worlds most talented musicians, including tom waits, mike patton, david thomas, blixa bargeld, jon langford, and carla bozulich. Clark, 2015 10 cm x 10 cm x 1 cm, acrylic on canvas with sides painted in keeping with painting. I fell in love with ian mccaig s work as i looked through the attack of the clones art book, and i was too excited about purchasing this book. Margaret mccarthy hunt art award winning artist the daily. S art books i highly recommend parkablogs for that but i love iain mccaig s work so much i wanted to share with readers just amazing, amazing artwork from this super talented artist. In october 2008, a book of mccaigs work, shadowline.1159 83 28 829 742 496 738 1423 1669 1489 174 1190 958 166 1172 492 1305 828 91 36 1100 104 704 1503 870 1655 1051 1304 1249 1187 504 760 602 4 380 1421 848 1005 261