This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Inspired by William Blake and John Martin, Barlowe is one of today's finest illustrators of fantasy hellscapes.
An influential artist whose bold, black and white drawings came to define the Decadent movement in Britain.
Illustrator of iconic portraits of African American heroes, angels, and movie stars.
Pen-and-ink artist noted for his drawing style reminiscent of wood engravings.
One of the most popular fantasy artists of his generation, Brom's work is filled with haunting themes.
Illustrator whose depictions often possesses a sweet quality, with a nod to the sinister.
With her husband, Leo Dillon, illustrated children’s books, paperback books, and magazine covers.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Contemporary illustrator best known for painting detailed covers for mystery novels.
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
Meticulous illustrator of plants, animals, and natural environments.
One of today's most beloved fantasy artists, Giancola paints in a classical style.
Using eye-popping imagery, Gogos painted more than fifty covers of "Famous Monsters of Filmland."
Best-known for his book series "Dinotopia"—a lost island where dinosaurs and humans cohabitate.
Award-winning fantasy artist who specializes in fanciful renditions of classic fairy tales.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Polish illustrator of dark fantasy worlds he creates for books and games.
Award-winning fantasy artist whose work is on books by Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Stephen King, and more.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.