The 2014 inductees to the Science Fiction Hall of Fame have just been announced!

Congratulations to:

  • Leigh Brackett
  • Frank Frazetta
  • Stanley Kubrick
  • Hayao Miyazaki
  • Olaf Stapledon

Sad news, folks….

Art legend Frank Frazetta has passed away. He was well-known to genre fans for his book and magazine renditions of Robert E.Howard’s Conan the Barbarian and Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan. he also worked on film posters and album covers throughout his amazing career.

See also:

Frazetta: Painting With Fire

Frazetta: Painting With Fire is a 2003 documentary on one of the genre’s most influential artists. As per the YouTube description: “This is the trailer for a documentary film on the life and art of legendary fantasy artist Frank Frazetta…More info can be found at www.cinemachine.net

For more Frazetta info, see:

[via sneakpeektv]