About the Artist
J.P. is an accomplished digital and traditional illustrator,
concept artist and art director for books and video games. He attended
the School of Visual Arts in New York and started working
professionally at age twenty, illustrating book covers for Avon Books.
Soon after, he got his big break and began illustrating sci-fi and
fantasy book covers for Berkeley/Ace Books, Bantam Books and Warner
Books. He continued to do work for Wizards of the Coast, The Science
Fiction Book Club and many role playing game companies. With over 300
book covers, J.P.'s work has also been published in Spectrum in the
Society of Illustrators and ImagineFX. In 2000 J.P. won the A.S.F.A.
Chesley Award for best paperback book cover. After many years of
illustrating he decided to try his hand at concept art and landed a job
with NCsoft. That same year he became Art Director at NCsoft Santa
Monica, where he worked on creatures and environments for games such as
Tabula Rasa and Aion. He is currently freelancing for publishers and
production studios working on various projects for film, games,
comics and television commercials..
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