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02-22-2005, 09:28 PM
Hi all,

Our latest artist profile is on Stephan Martiniere.

Stephan Martiniere is an internationally renowned science fiction and fantasy artist. He is the recipient of numerous awards including silver and a gold “Spectrum” Award, two Master awards and an Excellence “Expose” Award. In his varied career, Martiniere has worked in animation, video games, theme parks and book covers. He is also an accomplished concept artist who has worked on movies such as ‘I Robot', ‘Star Wars' (episodes Two & Three), ‘Virus', ‘Red Planet', ‘Sphere', and ‘The Time Machine'.

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02-23-2005, 02:06 AM
I am in awe.. what a freak!

Great article mate, it's great seeing how different influences are reflected in his style.

02-23-2005, 02:49 AM
^^ likewise... total awe, spent a good amount of time looking through his site after reading the article. Rushed off feeling completely motivated with a sketchbook in hand and started scribbling down ideas.

I've been scouring the web for inspiration... I believe I've found it/him

02-23-2005, 04:32 AM
Simply amazing work from this guy. Seeing what he started out with, I have much more hope for my own future now.


02-23-2005, 06:04 AM
you are simply the best. your thoughts are very devine and out of this world. Thankyou for giving me the opportunity to look at your work.

02-23-2005, 07:33 AM
God-like work indeed, very cool.

02-23-2005, 10:58 AM
That's awesome. I never knew he worked in animation as a director.

02-23-2005, 11:29 AM
Interesting article, interesting guy – How inspirational. Thank you Stephan, Leonard and Paul.

02-23-2005, 01:36 PM
woah, this guy is an inspiration to all of us.

02-23-2005, 03:50 PM
:love: God bless him

02-23-2005, 05:11 PM
inspiring stuff :thumbsup:

02-23-2005, 08:04 PM
Overdose of inspiration and great style here

02-23-2005, 08:06 PM
Amazing artwork and great article, thanks

02-24-2005, 01:00 PM
book page gallery only have a few pages. how big is mr Martiniere's book? looks very good, althouhg ship to Taiwan almost book price.

02-24-2005, 01:44 PM
I am in awe.. what a freak!

Great article mate, it's great seeing how different influences are reflected in his style.

I thank too!

02-24-2005, 03:11 PM
And also a very nice person to talk too!!! I was lucky enough to meet him (several times now) at the San Diego Comic Con. He has had a booth there for the last 2 years that I remember. Hope to see him again this year. I bought several of his prints and his book.


02-24-2005, 07:23 PM
its amazing how this guy work!!! wow

02-24-2005, 08:19 PM
i hope to see a training set dvds by this author someday,it would be helpful for the "creators" community :)

02-24-2005, 09:17 PM
I was watching 60 minutes last night and they talked about artists who are considered 'genius'. They said geniuses create art at a hurried pace in comparison to normal artists who take their time. It was interesting and I kinda think about that whenever i read profiles of fellow digital artists.

The Challenger
02-26-2005, 06:29 AM
Nice job! :bounce:

02-26-2005, 02:43 PM
So much larger than life.

02-27-2005, 01:17 AM
MEGA cool !!!

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