Ballistic Publishing announces EXPOSE 6, the latest book in its groundbreaking series celebrating the world's finest digital art.
EXPOSE, the flagship title of Ballistic Publishing, has become an institution in the digital art world. Acclaimed for their high quality, every year the EXPOSE books showcase the best digital art from all over the globe.
Judged by an international team of industry leaders, this year's edition features 334 inspiring images prepared by 257 artists from 43 countries, as well as boasting a raft of new artwork including that of 135 unpublished artists drawn from a pool of over 5,130 entries.
EXPOSE 6 showcases the world's best digital art in the categories of: Portrait (Painted & Rendered); Fantasy; Fantasy Femmes; Architecture (Exterior & Interior); Concept Art; Creatures; Environment; Futurescapes; Matte Painting; Science Fiction; Abstract & Design; Product Design & Still Life; Warriors; Conflict; Humorous; Whimsical; Storytelling and Transport.
Printed to the highest standards, EXPOSE 6 features individually color-corrected pieces of original art with a richness and depth not found in other digital art books.
Entries were judged into Master and Excellence classes by a group of industry experts including: Lorne Lanning (Co-Founder, President, and Creative Director, Oddworld Inhabitants), Brom (renowned fantasy artist), Christopher Sloan (Art Director, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC), Stephan Martiniere (renowned science fiction and fantasy artist), David Wright (Creative Director, NVIDIA), Max Dennison (Founder, Matte Painting U.K.), Phil Straub (renowned illustrator), Ryan Church (blockbuster concept artist), and Jeff Mottle (Founder, CGArchitect.com).
EXPOSE has evolved to become more than just a book -- it is now a major event. Over six years, Ballistic Publishing has assembled the top talent in the digital arts industry to collate, judge, and publish cutting-edge digital artwork. This has positioned EXPOSE as the industry's yearbook, shining a spotlight on new work and emerging artists. As the definitive reference of 'must see digital artwork', Ballistic books can be found in the top movie and game studios across the globe.
EXPOSE 6 is available in three editions: Hard Cover ($75); Soft Cover ($64); and Limited Edition ($170). More details about the books and availability can be found on the Ballistic Publishing website at: www.ballisticpublishing.com/books/expose/expose_6/
The Limited Edition release also includes an additional 16 pages of artist profiles and eight Limited Edition prints, these prints are also available to the first 300 Soft Cover and Hardcover Buyers.
EXPOSE 6 Publication Details:
--ISBN: 978-1-921002-50-2 (Softcover), 978-1-921002-49-6 (Hardcover), 978-1-921002-51-9 (Limited Edition)--Pages: 224 pages (Soft Cover & Hard Cover)/240 pages (Limited Edition)--Dimensions: 220 x 297mm--Editors: Daniel Wade, Paul Hellard--Co-Publishers: Mark Snoswell, Daniel Wade--Shipping: Mid June 2008