The 1980 Flash Gordon movie was a completely berserk masterpiece of weird visuals and over-the-top insanity. But it could have featured even more striking designs in one area: master designer Chris Foss (Alien, A.I., Jodorowsky's Dune) created designs for the Hawkmen's rocket sled that Flash rides, which weren't used.
It's been a big week for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, and the news just keeps rolling in. While listing his influences for this colorful space movie, director James Gunn revealed that he had hired legendary artist to design some spaceships for GOTG. Which, wow.
Alejandro Jodorowsky's never-made movie version of Dune is one of the great might-have-beens in science fiction history — featuring designs from some of the greatest artists and an appearance by Salvador Dali. Here's your exclusive first glimpse at the long-awaited documentary about this lost film.
Sometimes you revisit a classic science fiction book that rocked your world years ago... and the letdown is like falling off a space elevator. Some beloved books just don't hold up. But sometimes? You read an old favorite, and it's even better than you remember. Which novels are just as great today as when they were…
Concept artist Chris Foss has been creating iconic science fiction book covers for decades, bringing unforgettable visuals to the tales of Isaac Asimov, Philip K. Dick, and JG Ballard. He also worked on art for a crazy Dune movie in the 1970s that never got made. And now he's released a gorgeous art book of his work.…
Summer is coming to a close, and for many of us that means new beginnings. With school right around the corner, hordes of us will be moving into new apartments and houses for the year, and with new digs comes the opportunity to update (or start) your collection of science fiction and fantasy artwork!
The greatest science fiction art doesn't just light up your retinas with wonder and strangeness — it also makes you think, just like great science fiction writing. A new book, SciFi Art Now, contains mind-blowing futuristic and strange art.
A pirate ship slices through space in concept art from the lost Dune movie of the 1970s. Artist Chris Foss crafted covers for some of science fiction's greatest books, reshaping how we see spaceships and robots. Check out our gallery.