There’s a lot of great concept art in the portfolio of artist Stephan Martiniere, who was formerly a creative visual director at Midway Chicago, then art director at Id Software. He is currently a visual consultant and freelance concept illustrator on various films, games and theme parks and frequently teaches workshops and presents lectures worldwide. He is an advisory board member of the CGSociety.
In 2012 Stephan was voted one of the 50 Most Inspirational Artists by Imagine FX Magazine. In the past 30 years he has become known for his talent, versatility and imagination in every entertainment fields including feature films, animation, video games, and theme parks, editorial, commercial and book covers.
Over the last fifteen years, Stephan has produced over a hundred and fifty book covers and numerous comic book covers and editorial illustrations for such clients as National Geographic, Popular Science, Tor Books, Pyr, Penguin and Random House, Dark Horse and Radical Comics.
Stephan was kind enough to share some of the wonderful book cover art that he has painted over the years.
All images used with permission by the artist.