The Art of Drew Struzan by Drew Struzan

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He is the favorite artist of both George Lucas and Steven Spielberg and the artist behind some of the most iconic images of our time… he is Drew Struzan.

Struzan has worked on the posters for the biggest films of the last 30 years. Blade Runner, Back to the Future, Jurassic Park and E.T: The Extraterrestrial to name but a few.

The first ever book to cover Struzan’s iconic poster artwork in depth, with the final artwork for each piece accompanied by background and anecdotes from an exclusive interview with the artist. With an introduction to Struzan’s philosophies and techniques, this stunning hardcover will include photos, sketches and reference material, plus closeups and a brief history of each poster featured, from Star Wars to The Goonies.
 

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\Drew Struzan has painted album covers, advertising, collectibles, and book covers, but he is best known for his extensive movie poster work.A particular favorite artist of film directors George Lucas and Steven Spielberg, Struzan created distinct and indelible images for many of their film releases, with Spielberg decreeing that Struzan be the only artist allowed to render the space-creature character E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.
 
Published September 14, 2010 by Titan Books. 160 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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SFX

With the help of an impressive selection of early design sketches (the sheer range of ideas he tried out for Back To The Future alone is staggering), he provides a candid (if brief) account of his design process, the stories behind the posters and his feelings on Hollywood.

Sep 24 2010 | Read Full Review of The Art of Drew Struzan

SciFi Online

Featuring over 300 pieces of artwork, including previously unseen poster art for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and Hellboy II, this is a treat for movie buffs and artists alike.

Sep 24 2010 | Read Full Review of The Art of Drew Struzan

Media Mikes

It is such an amazing poster that Drew has even done a step-by-step DVD showcasing his work on this poster.

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