The 2016 Spectrum Awards Winners were announced May 7, 2016 at the Society of Illustrators in New York City.
- Gold Award: “The Blessing of Athena”, Nico Delort
- Silver Award: “24 Hour Movie Marathon”, Joseph Qiu
- Gold Award: “Traveling To a Distant Day”, Tran Nguyen
- Silver Award: “Family Portraithausen: A Tribute to Ray Harryhausen”, Chris Seaman
Grand Master Award
Rising Star Award
Jurors were Dave Palumbo, Cynthia Sheppard, Kirk Thatcher, Charlie Wen, and Terryl Whitlatch. For more information, including images of the nominated art, see the Flesk and Spectrum Fantastic Art blog.