Category Archives: Jim Burns

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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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Jim Burns at Loncon – and the Chesley Award

Jim had much to tell us in his interview with Jane Frank. It was good to hear more about how he got started in SF illustration, and Jane was the perfect person to ask the questions as they’ve worked together … Continue reading

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The Terran Trade Authority

When Stewart Cowley related the background tale behind this enormously successful set of “golden age” books the audience was so surprised by his ingenuity and hard work that there was a gentle eruption of spontaneous applause. Thank you so much … Continue reading

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Loncon 3, World SF Convention in London

We’re warming up for the convention which takes place at London’s Excel from 14-17 August 2014. We’ll have work on show by many of the artists. Read more about them on their pages from the convention programme: Jim Burns,    … Continue reading

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The Art of Jim Burns – Hyperluminal

The fourth book for Titan is Hyperluminal. Jim Burns has chosen work from all periods of his career and this collection is a superb one which includes many of his recent private commissions, previously unpublished. Publication is due in late … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones exhibition

Anyone interested in The Game of Thrones might head for Seattle to see an exhibition of all the visual art associated with it which James Monosmith has been able to gather. And there’s a lot of it, by some very … Continue reading

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Jim Burns calendar

As truly original Christmas presents go, I think this beautifully-produced calendar could be a favourite. These are just some of the pages. Contact Jim if you’d like to buy a calendar from him.  Just £15 inc. p&p in the UK, … Continue reading

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Illuxcon 2013 – thank you

Many thanks to all those who supported us at Illuxcon last week. It’s great to catch up with our valued clients and collectors and also our partners in the US, Alan and Julie Lynch. Here are a few of John … Continue reading

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Jim Burns Interzone covers

Good luck to Jim as he heads off to be Artist Guest of Honour at Dragoncon in Atlanta. Here is a batch of recent Interzone covers which takes in both digital and traditional work.

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