Thursday, 24 April 2014

Cool Art: 'A Roaring Rampage Of Revenge' by Joshua Budich

The 'Kill Bill' inspired 'A Roaring Rampage of Revenge' by Joshua Budich, is an 18” x 24” 5 colour screen print, in a signed and numbered limited edition of 150. It will be on sale at C2E2 2014, opening April 25th, from Spoke Art's Booth #756. Any remaining copies available after the show will be on sale on Spoke Art's website.


#KellyThursday: 'John Carter Of Mars' by Ken Kelly

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Monday, 21 April 2014

Cool Art: 'Coraline' by Tom Whalen

'Coraline' by Tom Whalen, is an 18" x 24" screenprint in a hand numbered limited edition of 275 and costs $45. It goes on sale at a random time Tuesday April 22 through Mondo.

Follow them on Twitter @mondonews for the on sale anouncement.


Cool Art: 'The Secret of the Unicorn' by Joshua Budich

'The Secret of the Unicorn' by Joshua Budich, is an 18" x 24" 6 colour screenprint, in a limited edition of 75 and is part of Galerie F's exclusive prints at the Chicago Comic Con C2E2, which runs from April 25-27. All prints remaining from their booth will go live on the Galerie F webstore on Monday April 28.


2014 Hugo Award & 1939 Retro Hugo Award Nominations Announced

The Hugo Awards, presented annually since 1955 by the World Science Fiction Society, recognize the best in science fiction and fantasy, and the nominations for the 2014 Hugo Awards and the 1939 Retro Hugo Awards (in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the very first World Science Fiction Convention in 1939 - more information here) were announced on Saturday 19 April at Satellite 4, the 65th British National Science Fiction Convention, in Glasgow. The winners will be announced at Loncon 3 in London in August.

2014 Hugo Award Nominations

Best Novel
Ancillary Justice, Ann Leckie (Orbit US/Orbit UK)
Neptune’s Brood, Charles Stross (Ace / Orbit UK)
Parasite, Mira Grant (Orbit US/Orbit UK)
Warbound, Book III of the Grimnoir Chronicles, Larry Correia (Baen Books)
The Wheel of Time, Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson (Tor Books / Orbit UK)

Best Novella
The Butcher of Khardov, Dan Wells (Privateer Press)
“The Chaplain’s Legacy”, Brad Torgersen (Analog, Jul-Aug 2013)
“Equoid”, Charles Stross (Tor.com, 09-2013)
Six-Gun Snow White, Catherynne M. Valente (Subterranean Press)
“Wakulla Springs”, Andy Duncan and Ellen Klages (Tor.com, 10-2013)

Best Novelette
“Opera Vita Aeterna”, Vox Day (The Last Witchking, Marcher Lord Hinterlands)
“The Exchange Officers”, Brad Torgersen (Analog, Jan-Feb 2013)
“The Lady Astronaut of Mars”, Mary Robinette Kowal (maryrobinettekowal.com/Tor.com, 09-2013)
“The Truth of Fact, the Truth of Feeling”, Ted Chiang (Subterranean, Fall 2013)
“The Waiting Stars”, Aliette de Bodard (The Other Half of the Sky, Candlemark & Gleam)

Best Short Story
“If You Were a Dinosaur, My Love”, Rachel Swirsky (Apex Magazine, Mar-2013)
“The Ink Readers of Doi Saket”, Thomas Olde Heuvelt (Tor.com, 04-2013)
“Selkie Stories Are for Losers”, Sofia Samatar (Strange Horizons, Jan-2013)
“The Water That Falls on You from Nowhere”, John Chu (Tor.com, 02-2013)

Best Related Work
Queers Dig Time Lords: A Celebration of Doctor Who by the LGBTQ Fans Who Love It, Edited by Sigrid Ellis & Michael Damian Thomas (Mad Norwegian Press)
Speculative Fiction 2012: The Best Online Reviews, Essays and Commentary, Justin Landon & Jared Shurin (Jurassic London)
“We Have Always Fought: Challenging the Women, Cattle and Slaves Narrative”, Kameron Hurley (A Dribble of Ink)
Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction, Jeff VanderMeer, with Jeremy Zerfoss (Abrams Image)
Writing Excuses Season 8, Brandon Sanderson, Dan Wells, Mary Robinette Kowal, Howard Tayler, and Jordan Sanderson

Best Graphic Story
Girl Genius, Volume 13: Agatha Heterodyne & The Sleeping City, written by Phil and Kaja Foglio; art by Phil Foglio; colors by Cheyenne Wright (Airship Entertainment)
“The Girl Who Loved Doctor Who”, written by Paul Cornell, illustrated by Jimmy Broxton (Doctor Who Special 2013, IDW)
The Meathouse Man, adapted from the story by George R.R. Martin and illustrated by Raya Golden (Jet City Comics)
Saga, Volume 2, written by Brian K. Vaughan, illustrated by Fiona Staples (Image Comics )
“Time”, Randall Munroe (XKCD)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form
Frozen,screenplay by Jennifer Lee, directed by Chris Buck & Jennifer Lee (Walt Disney Studios)
Gravity, written by Alfonso Cuarón & Jonás Cuarón, directed by Alfonso Cuarón (Esperanto Filmoj; Heyday Films; Warner Bros.)
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, screenplay by Simon Beaufoy & Michael Arndt, directed by Francis Lawrence (Color Force; Lionsgate)
Iron Man 3, screenplay by Drew Pearce & Shane Black, directed by Shane Black (Marvel Studios; DMG Entertainment; Paramount Pictures)
Pacific Rim, screenplay by Travis Beacham & Guillermo del Toro, directed by Guillermo del Toro (Legendary Pictures, Warner Bros., Disney Double Dare You)

Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form
An Adventure in Space and Time, written by Mark Gatiss, directed by Terry McDonough (BBC Television)
Doctor Who: “The Day of the Doctor”, written by Steven Moffat, directed by Nick Hurran (BBC Television)
Doctor Who: “The Name of the Doctor”, written by Steven Moffat, directed by Saul Metzstein (BBC Televison)
The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot, written & directed by Peter Davison (BBC Television)
Game of Thrones: “The Rains of Castamere”, written by David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, directed by David Nutter (HBO Entertainment in association with Bighead, Littlehead; Television 360; Startling Television and Generator Productions)
Orphan Black: “Variations under Domestication”, written by Will Pascoe, directed by John Fawcett (Temple Street Productions; Space/BBC America)

Best Editor, Short Form
John Joseph Adams
Neil Clarke
Ellen Datlow
Jonathan Strahan
Sheila Williams

Best Editor, Long Form
Ginjer Buchanan
Sheila Gilbert
Liz Gorinsky
Lee Harris
Toni Weisskopf

Best Professional Artist
Galen Dara
Julie Dillon
Daniel Dos Santos
John Harris
John Picacio
Fiona Staples

Best Semiprozine
Apex Magazine
, edited by Lynne M. Thomas, Jason Sizemore, and Michael Damian Thomas
Beneath Ceaseless Skies, edited by Scott H. Andrews
Interzone, edited by Andy Cox
Lightspeed Magazine, edited by John Joseph Adams, Rich Horton, and Stefan Rudnicki
Strange Horizons, edited by Niall Harrison, Brit Mandelo, An Owomoyela, Julia Rios, Sonya Taaffe, Abigail Nussbaum, Rebecca Cross, Anaea Lay, and Shane Gavin

Best Fanzine
The Book Smugglers, edited by Ana Grilo and Thea James
A Dribble of Ink, edited by Aidan Moher
Elitist Book Reviews, edited by Steven Diamond
Journey Planet, edited by James Bacon, Christopher J Garcia, Lynda E. Rucker, Pete Young, Colin Harris, and Helen J.Montgomery
Pornokitsch, edited by Anne C. Perry and Jared Shurin

Best Fancast
The Coode Street Podcast, Jonathan Strahan and Gary K. Wolfe
Galactic Suburbia Podcast, Alisa Krasnostein, Alexandra Pierce, Tansy Rayner Roberts (Presenters) and Andrew Finch
(Producer)
SF Signal Podcast, Patrick Hester
The Skiffy and Fanty Show, Shaun Duke, Jen Zink, Julia Rios, Paul Weimer, David Annandale, Mike Underwood, and Stina Leicht
Tea and Jeopardy, Emma Newman
Verity! Deborah Stanish, Erika Ensign, Katrina Griffiths, L.M. Myles, Lynne M. Thomas, and Tansy Rayner Roberts
The Writer and the Critic, Kirstyn McDermott and Ian Mond

Best Fan Writer
Liz Bourke
Kameron Hurley
Foz Meadows
Abigail Nussbaum
Mark Oshiro

Best Fan Artist
Brad W. Foster
Mandie Manzano
Spring Schoenhuth
Steve Stiles
Sarah Webb

The John W Campbell Award for Best New Writer
Award for the best new professional science fiction or fantasy writer of 2012 or 2013, sponsored by Dell Magazines. (Not a Hugo Award, but administered along with the Hugo Awards.)
Wesley Chu
Max Gladstone
Ramez Naam
Sofia Samatar
Benjanun Sriduangkaew

1939 Retro Hugo Award Nominations

Best Novel
Carson of Venus by Edgar Rice Burroughs (Argosy, February 1938)
Galactic Patrol by E. E. Smith (Astounding Stories, February 1938)
The Legion of Time by Jack Williamson (Astounding Science-Fiction, July 1938)
Out of the Silent Planet by C. S. Lewis (The Bodley Head)
The Sword in the Stone by T. H. White (Collins)

Best Novella
Anthem by Ayn Rand (Cassell)
“A Matter of Form” by H. L. Gold (Astounding Science-Fiction, December 1938)
“Sleepers of Mars” by John Beynon [John Wyndham] (Tales of Wonder, March 1938)
“The Time Trap” by Henry Kuttner (Marvel Science Stories, November 1938)
“Who Goes There?” by Don A Stuart [John W. Campbell] (Astounding Science-Fiction, August 1938)

Best Novellette
“Dead Knowledge” by Don A. Stuart [John W. Campbell] (Astounding Stories, January 1938)
“Hollywood on the Moon” by Henry Kuttner (Thrilling Wonder Stories, April 1938)
“Pigeons From Hell” by Robert E. Howard (Weird Tales, May 1938)
“Rule 18” by Clifford D. Simak (Astounding Science-Fiction, July 1938)
“Werewoman” by C. L. Moore (Leaves #2, Winter 1938)

Best Short Story
“The Faithful” by Lester del Rey (Astounding Science-Fiction, April 1938)
“Helen O’Loy” by Lester del Rey (Astounding Science-Fiction, December 1938)
“Hollerbochen’s Dilemma” by Ray Bradbury (Imagination!, January 1938)
“How We Went to Mars” by Arthur C. Clarke (Amateur Science Stories, March 1938)
“Hyperpilosity” by L. Sprague de Camp (Astounding Science-Fiction, April 1938)

Best Dramatic Presentation (Short Form)
Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne. Written & directed by Orson Welles (The Mercury Theater on the Air, CBS)
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Written & directed by Orson Welles (The Campbell Playhouse, CBS)
Dracula by Bram Stoker. Written by Orson Welles and John Houseman, directed by Orson Welles (The Mercury Theater on the Air, CBS)
R. U. R. by Karel Čapek. Produced by Jan Bussell (BBC)
The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells. Written by Howard Koch & Anne Froelick, directed by Orson Welles (The Mercury Theater on the Air, CBS)

Best Editor (Short Form)
John W. Campbell
Walter H. Gillings
Raymond A. Palmer
Mort Weisinger
Farnsworth Wright

Best Professional Artist
Margaret Brundage
Virgil Finlay
Frank R. Paul
Alex Schomburg
H. W. Wesso

Best Fanzine
Fantascience Digest edited by Robert A. Madle
Fantasy News edited by James V. Taurasi
Imagination! edited by Forrest J Ackerman, Morojo, and T. Bruce Yerke
Novae Terrae edited by Maurice K. Hanson
Tomorrow edited by Douglas W. F. Mayer

Best Fan Writer
Forrest J Ackerman
Ray Bradbury
Arthur Wilson “Bob” Tucker
Harry Warner, Jr.
Donald A. Wollheim

#McQuarrieMonday: 'Emperor's Throne Room On Coruscant' Concept Art by Ralph McQuarrie

Saturday, 19 April 2014

Cool Art: 'Hellboy' by Orlando Arocena

'Hellboy' by Orlando Arocena is a 1/1 original hand transfer vector onto wood and part of the Hero Complex Gallery 'Hellboy' 20th anniversary tribute show that opens on May 2.


Cool Art: Hero Complex Gallery at WonderCon 2014

Hero Gallery Complex will be in Booth #101 at Wondercon in Anaheim all weekend, and they have some awesome prints available at their booth. They are now available to buy for those of us that can't make it to Anaheim.

Check out the prints below and go here to buy.

by Dan Mumford

Cool Art: 'Shobijin (Tiny Beauties)' by Joshua Budich

'Shobijin (Tiny Beauties)' by Joshua Budich is an 18” x 36” 5 colour screenprint with heavy copper & gold metallic inks and is part of the 'Godzilla' inspired 'Blunt Graffix Presents Gojira' art show.


#StarWarsSaturday: 'Star Wars' by Nick Runge

'Star Wars' by Nick Runge.

Follow me on Instagram for more #StarWarsSaturday pics.

Cool Art: 'The Flowers Are Still Standing' by Mark Englert

'The Flowers Are Still Standing' by Mark Englert is the first print from Gallery1988's 'Ghostbusters' 30th Anniversary Art Show Tour to be released online. It's a limited edition 20" x 30" 6 colour screenprint, with glow in the dark and green neon ink and costs $40. It'll be available at the art show and a limited number will be on sale at 11am EST Saturday April 19 online.

Follow them on Twitter @galleries1988, Facebook and their blog for new announcements!

Go here to buy.

Glow-In-The-Dark Layer

Friday, 18 April 2014

Cool Art: 'The Mask Of Zorro' by Grzegorz Domaradzki (aka Gabz)


To celebrate 95 years of Zorro, Dzxtinkt Originals have started a Kickstarter project to raise funds for an officially licensed 'The Mask of Zorro' poster by Grzegorz Domaradzki (aka Gabz). The print is to be a 24″ x 36″ screenprint available in 3 editions; a regular edition of 225 for $55, a variant edition of 175 for $65 and a Kickstarter exclusive for $100.

The Kickstarter project will run until May 10, go here for the Kickstarter project.

Regular Edition

Cool Art: 'Watchmen' by Matt Ferguson

'Watchmen' by Matt Ferguson.


Cool Art: 'The Lion And The Rose' by Robert M Ball

Continuing with the 'Beautiful Death' series of 'Game Of Thrones' episode posters by Robert M Ball with season 4 - episode two 'The Lion And The Rose'. Unfortunately, this and the other cool posters in the series aren't currently available as prints.


#FantasyArtFriday: Art by Yoshitaka Amano

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Cool Art: 'Doctor Who' Prints by Tim Doyle

Nakatomi Inc conclude their popular 'Doctor Who' 50th anniversary portraits by Tim Doyle with the final four of the series. They will be included as part of their Mystery Tube Sale, along with other random prints, making it five prints in every tube (although only one 'Doctor Who' print per tube).

Each is a 9" x 24" signed and numbered, 2-colour hand-printed poster, and each is in a limited edition of 150. There will also be a metallic ink variant edition of only 20 of each, which will also be randomly inserted into tubes.

Go here for more on the Nakatomi Inc Mystery Tube Sale which starts Tuesday April 22.


Cool Art: 'King Of Monsters' by Godmachine

'King Of Monsters' by Godmachine, is a 'Godzilla' inspired print available through Movie Stop. It is a 24″ x 36″ limited edition 5-colour screenprint, and costs $40. It is released May 16 coinciding with the release of the new 'Godzilla' movie.

Go here to preorder.


Cool Art: 'Clue' by Dave Perillo

'Clue' by Dave Perillo, for a screening at the Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania as part of their 'Cult Cinema' screenings, Friday April 18 at 9.45pm.

Go here for more information and to buy tickets for the screening.


#FrazettaFriday: 'Vampi' by Frank Frazetta

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Cool Art: Gallery1988 presents 'Ghostbusters' 30th Anniversary Art Show Tour

Gallery1988 has got together with Sony Pictures and presents the 'Ghostbusters' 30th Anniversary Art Show Tour, which kickstarts in New York on Saturday April 19 from 7-10pm at 69 Leonard Street, near the famous firehouse from the film, and will be on show until April 26 until it moves on to the next stop on the tour at Gallery1988 (West) in Los Angeles on May 17.

The majority of the artwork will only be available by attending one of the galleries in-person. A very small amount of prints have been set aside for each city, with a smaller selection at their final stop at the San Diego Comic Con. This will be the ONLY way to purchase this artwork.

A commemorative series of special limited edition 30th Anniversary screenprints will be available online, in addition to in-store, at ghostbusters30th.com. These will be released sporadically over the next month. This set consists of prints from Mike Mitchell, Phantom City Creative, Anthony Petrie, Tom Whalen, Tara McPherson, Dan Mumford, Dave Perillo, Lora Zombie, Godmachine, Rich Kelly (select cities), Mark Englert, DKNG and Joshua Budich.

Follow them on Twitter @galleries1988, and their Facebook page, for more sneak previews and all other information throughout the tour.

Check out some of the art below.

by Mike Mitchell

Cool Art: 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' by Rich Kelly

'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' by Rich Kelly.

If you were set on bagging this print when Mondo first released it to coincide with the release of the film, but missed out, well the good news is that Rich will be releasing some AP (Artist Proof) prints of this poster on Friday April 18th at 2pm EST.

The regular version is a 24" x 36" 6 colour print on 100# French Construction Steel Blue paper, and is in a signed and numbered AP edition of 40 and costs $90. The variant edition is a 24" x 36" 7 colour print on 100# French Speckletone Kraft paper, with a Metallic layer highlight the Winter Soldier's metal arm as well as some other elements. It's in a signed and numbered AP edition of 25 and costs $120.

Go here to buy.

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

#KellyThursday: 'Renegades Of Gor' by Ken Kelly

Cover art by Ken Kelly for the novel 'Renegades Of Gor' by John Norman.

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Cool Art: 'Daenerys' by Sam Spratt

'Daenerys' by Sam Spratt.


Cool Art: 'Where The Wild Things Are' by Nicolas Delort

'Where The Wild Things Are' by Nicolas Delort is an 18″ x 24″ screenprint in a hand numbered limited edition of 250 and costs $40.

It goes on sale Thursday, April 17 at a random time through Mondo. Follow them on Twitter @MondoNews for the on sale announcement.

Go here to buy.


Cool Art: 'Batman: Black Mirror' by Jock

'Batman: Black Mirror' by Jock.

These prints are 24" x 36" and are available in purple ($65) and also black & white ($50) editions. And best of all, they are timed editions and will be on sale at a random time for the next 48 hours.

The images are from the graphic novel of the same name that collects Detective Comics issues #871-881 that he did the art work for back in 2011.

Follow Jock on Twitter @jock4twenty for the on sale announcement.

Go here to buy.


#WhelanWednesday: 'A Princess Of Mars' by Michael Whelan

Cover art by Michael Whelan for the novel 'A Princess Of Mars' by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Cool Art: 'The Maxx: Maxximized' by Sam Kieth

Cover art for 'The Maxx: Maxximized', from IDW Publishing, by Sam Kieth. 

This is a re-mastered edition of Sam Kieth's legendary '90s series, of a homeless man's adventures as a dream-warrior and his Jungle Queen in the surreal Outback. 

'The Maxx' was originally published by Image Comics and lasted for 35 issues, which also led to a cult-favourite MTV animated series.

'The Fifth Element' As An 8 Bit Video Game

8-bit Cinema "gamifies" your favourite Hollywood Blockbusters into 80's arcade and NES inspired action!

'The Fifth Element' is now retold via old-school 8-bit (and a little 16-bit) game tech. No quarters or controllers required!

Cool Art: ''Pride of King's Landing' by Anthony Petrie

Inspired by last Sunday's episode of 'Game Of Thrones' - 'The Lion And The Rose', this print by Anthony Petrie entitled 'Pride of King's Landing' is an 18" x 24" 5 colour screenprint with metallic ink and is in a signed and numbered limited edition of 100 and costs $30 through Gallery1988.

Go here to buy.

Cool Art: 'Oh Crap!' by Matt Ferguson

'Oh Crap!' by Matt Ferguson is part of the upcoming 'Hellboy' 20th Anniversary art show from Hero Complex Gallery that opens at their Los Angeles gallery on May 2.


Cool Art: 'Times Are Hard For Dreamers' by Sam Gilbey

'Times Are Hard For Dreamers' by Sam Gilbey is an 'Amélie' inspired print for Gallery1988's 10 year anniversary exhibition, 'The Subtle Art Of Pop Culture', that is on show now until May 3.

The print is an 11" x 14" giclée, and in a numbered limited edition of 20 and costs $30.

Cool Art: 'The Fifth Element' by Kilian Eng

'The Fifth Element' by Kilian Eng was a private commission and is, unfortunately, not currently available to buy. Pretty awesome though!

Regular Edition
Variant Edition

Cool Art: 'Free Fallen' by Kari-Lise Alexander

'Free Fallen' by Kari-Lise Alexander is a 12″ x 17″ Giclée, in a signed and numbered limited edition, and costs $60.



#VallejoTuesday: 'Tarzan And The Castaways' by Boris Vallejo

Cover art by Boris Vallejo for the novel 'Tarzan And The Castaways' by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Monday, 14 April 2014

Cool Art: 'A Woman's Courage' by Nicolas Delort

This 'The Lord Of The Rings' inspired print, 'A Woman's Courage' by Nicolas Delort, is a one colour screen print (with two layers of black), and will be available on sale Thursday April 17, in a collaboration between Geek-Art.net and the French Paper Art Club.

Head on over to Geek-Art.net for some close up detail pics of the print. And follow them on Twitter @Geek_Art and @FrenchPaperArtC for the on sale announcement.


Cool Art: 'Reaching The Wall' by Gary Laib

The 'Game Of Thrones' inspired 'Reaching The Wall' by Gary Laib is a 24" x 12" timed release giclée available until midnight April 20 at Hero Complex Gallery and costs $45.

Go here to buy.


Cool Art: 'Xenagos Scorn' by Lucas Graciano

'Xenagos Scorn' by Lucas Graciano is a 12" x 16" Oil on Masonite and is part of Magic: The Gathering's forthcoming expansion set 'Journey Into Nyx', pre-release April 26-27. The image is being used as a limited edition playmat.


#McQuarrieMonday: 'The Empire Strikes Back' Concept Art by Ralph McQuarrie

Sunday, 13 April 2014

Cool Art: 'Allure' by Michael C Hayes

'Allure' by Michael C Hayes is 20" x 40" oil on paper on board.


Cool Art: 'DC Bombshells' by Ant Lucia

'DC Comics Bombshells' is DC Collectibles' new line of statues featuring the female superstars of the DC Universe in looks and poses inspired by classic pin-up art, they are now available as art prints from QMx, reproducing the original DC Bombshells artwork designed by Ant Lucia.

The prints measure 18" x 24" and are printed on 100-pound, satin-finish paper and cost $14.95.


Saturday, 12 April 2014

Cool Art: Hero Complex Gallery presents Craig Drake Solo Art Exhibition

Hero Complex Gallery presents Craig Drake's first ever solo art exhibition at their gallery at 2020 South Robertson Blvd., Studio D, Los Angeles, CA 90034.

The show will contain limited edition screen prints, metallic ink variant prints, 60"x40" Metals, 36" x 24" Metals, 24" x 36" Woods, and exclusive brushed aluminium metal giveaways.

Many of the exclusives and variants are now sold out, but you can still purchase some of the limited edition prints from the Hero Complex Gallery website.

The show is on from April 11 until April 27. Check out the awesome art below.

Friday, 11 April 2014

Cool Animated Trailer For The Doctor Who 'Who On Horror' Season On The UK's Horror Channel

The 'Who On Horror' season on the UK's Horror Channel (Sky 319, Virgin 149, Freestat 138) starts on Friday April 18 with the pilot episode 'An Unearthly Child' starring the first Doctor, William Hartnell, at 7pm.

The Doctor Who season continues into a special 'Who On Horror' weekend - a classic marathon featuring one story from each of the Doctors across the Easter weekend. There will then be weekday double-bills in daytime and evening slots with stories shown in chronological order starting on Easter Monday 21st April.

The Horror Channel will broadcast 30 stories from the Classic series which ran from 1963 to 1989, featuring the first seven Doctors, starting with William Hartnell and concluding with Sylvester McCoy.

Gallery1988 Celebrates 10 Years with 'The Subtle Art Of Pop Culture'!

This Friday night from 7-10pm, Gallery1988, one of the foremost (and the world's first) pop culture art galleries, will be celebrating 10 years of being in business on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, with a huge group art show called 'The Subtle Art of Pop-Culture' and they've invited back some of their favorite artists to have ever graced their walls from the past ten years to help celebrate.

The opening reception is Friday April 11 from 7-10pm is only via RSVP at rsvpgallery1988@gmail.com and the show runs until May 3 at Gallery1988 (West), 7308 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046.

Check the Gallery1988 Blog for the full list of artists for the show, which reads like a who's who from the world of pop culture art, and check out a preview of some of the art below.

by Bennett Slater

Cool Art: New 'Godzilla' Poster

'Godzilla' is out in cinemas May 16.


'Batman: Strange Days' A 75th Anniversary Batman Animated Short by Bruce Timm

A brand new short from producer Bruce Timm, celebrating the 75th anniversary of Batman, featuring a lost tale from Batman's past, the Dark Knight tracks a strange giant to the mysterious lair of Dr. Hugo Strange.

Cool Art: 'Mhysa' by Josu Hernaiz

'Mhysa' by Josu Hernaiz.


#FantasyArtFriday: 'Neverwinter' by Su (rogner5th)

'Neverwinter' by Su (rogner5th).

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#FrazettaFriday: 'Spirit Of The Forest' by Frank Frazetta

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Cool Art: 'Two Swords' by Robert M Ball

Continuing with the 'Beautiful Death' series of 'Game Of Thrones' episode posters, Robert M Ball has created this poster from the season 4 premiere episode, 'Two Swords'. Unfortunately, this and the other cool posters in the series aren't currently available as prints.


Cool Art: 'The Forest Sentries' by JC Richard

'The Forest Sentries' by JC Richard, is an 18" x 24" screenprint that's available from his blog at 3pm EST.

Go here to buy.


Cool Art: 'Daenerys Targaryen, Mother Of Dragons' by Toni Infante

'Daenerys Targaryen, Mother Of Dragons' comic style by Toni Infante available through Toni's Society6 store.


Cool Art: 'Umphrey’s McGee at The Major Rager' by Chuck Sperry

'Umphrey’s McGee at The Major Rager' by Chuck Sperry is a 19" x 35" signed and numbered, six colour print on archival cream paper. It's available as a regular limited edition of 210 and as a variant in a limited edition of 15 on bronze metallic paper.

It goes on sale on Wednesday, April 9 at a random time. Follow Chuck on Twitter @yosquirt, his Facebook page and website for the on sale announcement.

Regular Edition
Bronze Variant