Stephan Martiniere is an acclaimed multi-award-winning science fiction and fantasy artist. He was previously 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 field 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.

Links: Website | Twitter Account.



All images are used with permission by the artist. All images © Stephan Martiniere or their respective copyright holder.