Wednesday, September 22, 2010
ERB artist Al Williamson wins Spectrum Grand Master Award
Locus Online reports that legendary artist Al Williamson (1931-2010), who died this past June, is the winner of the 2010 Spectrum Grand Master Award for fantastic art. Renowned for his work for EC comics and for his newspaper strips, Williamson also did some interior artwork for The Reader's Guide to Barsoom and Amtor (1963) and Edgar Rice Burroughs: Master of Adventure (1965?), as well as the cover art for Master of Adventure: The Worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs (2005).