Star Wars Art: Concept (Star Wars Art Series)

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From Ralph McQuarrie and Joe Johnston to Doug Chiang, Ryan Church, Iain McCaig, Erik Tiemens, and the next generation of animation and video-game artists, Star Wars Art: Concept collects, for the first time ever, the very best Star Wars conceptual artwork. As curated by George Lucas, the artwork that helped bring the Star Wars Saga to life is revealed in all its glory, featuring pre-production drawings and paintings from the Original Trilogy, the Prequel Trilogy, the TV shows, and the video games, including an exclusive preview of artwork from the highly anticipated 1313. Spanning the years from 1975 to the present, Star Wars Art: Concept is a fascinating look at the process of conceptual design. From pen and paint and paper to the digital realm, the result is the creation of breathtaking iconic worlds, vehicles, and characters that successive generations have embraced and made their own.

Praise for Star Wars Art: Concept:

“Legendary production artwork gets the showcase it deserves.” -Star Wars Insider magazine

“Star Wars Art: Concept is a glorious coffee-table book that’s chock full of great artwork by many of the masters who’ve worked on the film, from Ralph McQuarrie on down.” -io9.com

Additional information

Weight 1667 g
Dimensions 32.6 x 27.9 cm
Publisher name ABRAMS
Publication date 15 November 2013
Number of pages 176
Format Hardback
Contributors Foreword by Joe Johnston, Preface by Ryan Church, Introduction by Doug Chiang
Dimensions 32.6 x 27.9 cm
Weight 1667 g
Joe Johnston served as a storyboard and concept artist on the original Star Wars trilogy. He has since directed The Rocketeer, Jumanji, and Captain America: The First Avenger. He lives in Los Angeles.