Spectrum 18 Awards

The 2011 Spectrum 18 Awards winners were announced in Kansas City MO, March 12, 2011.


  • Silver: “The Fisherman’s Wife”, Sam Weber (The Society of Illustrators)



  • Gold: “A Flight of Angels”, Rebecca Guay (Vertigo/DC Comics)
  • Silver: “Fables 96 Cover”, Joao Ruas (Vertigo/DC Comics)

Concept Art

  • Silver: “Legends of Norrath Elemental Pact”, Tomaz Jedruszek (Sony Online Entertainment LLC)


  • Silver: “Wind Messenger”, Akihito


  • Silver: “Redd Wing”, Brom (Realms of Fantasy)


  • Silver: “Mind Machine”, Donato Giancola (The Richard J. Demato Gallery)


All winning artwork will be included in Spectrum 18: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art (Underwood), edited by Cathy & Arnie Fenner. Winners will receive a Spectrum Award sculpted by Joseph DeVito, which rests on a base sculpted by Tom Banwell, with either a gold or silver engraved plate bearing the winner’s name. Jurors were Nathan Fox, Gregory Manchess, Shena Wolf, Jarrod Shifflett, Brandon Shiflett, Boris Vallejo, and Julie Bell. A detailed report of the judging process, with photos, is available at the Spectrum website.

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