Sunday, March 04, 2012

RIP Ralph McQuarrie - Concept Artist

 Ralph McQuarrie - concept artist for Star Wars - has died aged 82.  
Visit the BBC website to read more about McQuarrie's contribution to some of cinema's most enduring sci-fi spectacles.

Star Wars conceptual sketches by Ralph McQuarrie

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2 comments:

  1. Truly a sad loss, his work has inspired generations of artists.

    I highly recommend picking up the Art of Star Wars books, 4-6 are in the Library at Uni I know I borrowed them more than few times in my 5 years there. His work is just so visually striking, My favourite piece of his:

    http://starwars.com/img/news/ralph_mcquarrie_remembered/6.jpg

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