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The Art of Greg Spalenka

A new release from Titan Books, The Art of Greg Spalenka: Visions of the Mind's Eye, profiles the work of the prolific film artist.

Best known for his work on Neil Gaiman’s The Absolute Sandman and The Absolute Death, Greg Spalenka's vivid and singular artwork has also adorned numerous books, famously including Jennifer Johnston’s The Illusionist. Spalenka's stunningly haunting work has also been influential in the process of creating films such as The Chronicles of Narnia: The 
Voyage of The Dawn Treader, The Golden Compass and The Ant Bully.
Spalenka's work exhibits intricate detail, exquisite use of colour and a masterful command of the paintbrush. His powerful vision is palpable in The Art of Greg Spalenka [Titan Books, 26th September, £24.99], the comprehensive collection celebrating his diverse career, ranging from commercial to fine artwork, which Greg has produced for numerous film studios, newspapers and magazines including Warner Bros, Time Magazine, New York Times and Wall Street Journal.
With instructional elements designed to inspire the reader, this book is perfect for art students interested in pursuing a career in both fine and commercial art, as well as art admirers everywhere.

Having graduated from the prestigious Art Center College of Design, Greg has been producing artwork for over 30 years. His huge selection of clients comprises of film studios including Warner Bros and New Line, magazines including Time and Rolling Stone, newspapers including the New York Times and Wall Street Journal, and numerous book publishers. Greg also gives lectures and seminars at art colleges across America.

The Art of Greg Spalenka is available from from 26th September. You can check out some of Spalenka's work below.

Escape From Planet Earth

The Golden Compass

Alfred Hitchcock

The Ant Bully