Category Archives: Jim Burns

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Jim Burns’ album covers

We were approached by Darrel Sheinman of Gearbox Records recently with a nicely different question for Jim Burns. Darrel is reissuing some of the music currently held at the British Library and Jim was asked to produce a cover and inside … Continue reading

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Jim Burns’ Omni interview

It’s great that Omni has been resurrected, if only online. There are some good interviews on there, including one with Jim Burns. He writes with great knowledge about science fiction in general – and he should know after a lifetime … Continue reading

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Jim Burns’ 2016 calendar

Jim has produced a calendar which includes some of his most recent paintings and they look sensational. It costs £15 inc p&p in the UK, €25 to Europe and $35 to the US. If you’d like one, get in touch with … Continue reading

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Jim Burns interview at Eastercon

Jim was interviewed by Francesca Tristan Barbini at the recent Eastercon so you can hear him talk about his career, beginning with the Game of Thrones covers then bringing you right up to date with his current work.

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Frigging awesome

It’s great to have the new John Harris, Fred Gambino and Jim Burns books recommended so highly on io9. And don’t forget to watch John’s new film, Beyond the Horizon, if you have 34 minutes to spare after the Christmas … Continue reading

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Jim Burns interview

Here’s Jim’s recent interview with John Guy Collick. And many of the images are available as prints.

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Jim Burns heading for Allentown

Jim has produced some beautiful new work to take to IlluxCon next week. From 17th to 21st he’ll be showing new paintings, including the two above, K.K. and the Maintenance Squad (left) and Anesidora’s Choice (right). Also a magnificent collection … Continue reading

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The Four-Book Finale

In theory Jim’s new book, The Art of Jim Burns: Hyperluminal, won’t be published until 30th September 2014 but there was a chance to buy an early copy at Worldcon so that visitors to the convention could have theirs signed … Continue reading

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A Lifetime of Artistic Achievement

Jim Burns was ‘surprised and honoured’ to receive the ‘Lifetime Artistic Achievement’ Chesley Award at Loncon. I wasn’t surprised because I probably know better than most just how hard he’s worked over the past forty years, how many authors he’s … Continue reading

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George R R Martin at Loncon

Loncon gave Jim Burns a chance to catch up with George R R Martin. It was a few years ago that Jim produced the first hardback cover illustrations for the whole of The Song of Ice and Fire series for … Continue reading

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