Check out some of last year's coolest science fiction and fantasy art

Science fiction and fantasy books wouldn't be nearly as vital a part of our culture without their incredible cover illustrations and other artwork. And every year, the Chesley Awards celebrate the loveliest and most arresting artworks in the field. » 6/18/12 11:20am 6/18/12 11:20am

John Picacio for George R.R. Martin: A Song of Ice and Fire, 2012…

Stephan Martiniere: The Future Will Be Bio-Mechanical

Welcome to The Jewels of Aptor, a biweekly column about the intersection of art and the fantastic. Never heard of French artist Stephan Martiniere? Well, you've definitely heard of the projects he's been involved with: Star Wars II and III, The Astronaut's Wife, Red Planet, I, Robot, Virus, and several other SF… » 5/02/08 9:00am 5/02/08 9:00am