Sean Andrew Murray is a freelance illustrator, concept artist, author, and teacher who has worked in the entertainment industry for over 20 years.
The bulk of his career so far has been spent as a video game concept artist, working on such titles as “Dungeons & Dragons Online,” “The Lord of the Rings Online,” “Ultima Online”, “Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning” (for which he was the Lead Concept Artist) and two unannounced projects at Harmonix Music Systems.
His freelance client list includes Legendary Pictures (Guillermo Del Toro), Disney-HyperionPublishing, Meridian Entertainment/Travis Beacham (writer of Pacific Rim), Sideshow Collectibles, Wizards of the Coast, Lego, EA Games, CoolMiniOrNot, Privateer Press, Fantasy Flight Games, White Wolf Games, ImagineFX magazine, Steve Jackson Games, FableVision and 3DTotal.
Sean was a finalist for a medal in the 20th annual Spectrum: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art competition, and won a Gold Medal in the Concept Art Category in Spectrum 24. He was also nominated for a 2015 Chesley Award for “Best Unpublished Black-and-White Work. as well as for “Best Magazine Cover Illustration” in 2019. His work has been chosen for the past 10+ Spectrum annuals and has also been featured in ImagineFX magazine, Kotaku.com, EXPOSÉ, and Prime – The Definitive Digital Art Collection.
He is the creator of the fantasy world centered on a vast city called “Gateway”.
All images used with permission by the artist. All images © Sean Andrew Murray or their respective copyright holder.