Jun 15, 2012 view photo galleries of concept art and behindthescenes shots from the new movie prometheus yes, there are some spoilers, i guess. Wayne haag is one of the many talented concept artists who helped bring ridley scotts vision for his prometheus sequel to life with alien. Theres a good one with all of gigers alien concept work. The myth of prometheus and his terrible punishment by zeus was the theme of tragic poet aeschylus prometheus bound. Covenant concept art surfaces from when the project. Prometheus concept art by david levy concept art world. You are really one of the best concept artists ever.
Prometheus inspired painting by dejan jovanovic features cool gigeresque imagery mixed in with michelangelos famous creation of adam. Isolation is a highend art book featuring over 300 images from the latest game in the critically and commercially acclaimed alien franchise. I was an avid reader and the story about a boy that entered a world of books touched my heart. Dec 27, 2017 however, for those who want to know more about blomkamps vision, the filmmaker has just shared more of his alien 5 concept art. Prometheus is known for his intelligence and as a champion of mankind and also seen as the author of the human arts and sciences generally. The new images show concept art pieces of the characters, prologue and unseen creatures from the film so be. Rather, the content consist of film stills, photographs, storyboards and of course. Very good values, best ever design choices for each of the compositions.
Prometheus love this take on a classic image and ties in with the movie. The art and making of aquaman takes readers behind the scenes and features previously unseen photographs and concept art. Director ridley scott returns to the universe of alien in a tale of human beings seeking out the. Neill blomkamp releases new concept art for his pitched. Prometheus was a part of a family of giants, the titans. See more ideas about giger alien, aliens movie and alien vs predator. The myth of prometheus from the top of mount olympus, stretching far across the broad plains of the sky, lay the milky way, along which were scattered the fine palaces of the gods. Youll notice from the concept art below that the artists were going for a much darker look at the start. Instead, aeschylus includes this one oblique allusion to pandora and her jar that contained hope 252. It is set in the late 21st century and centers on the crew of the spaceship prometheus as it follows a star map. Concept art from ridley scotts prometheus reveals that one of the films many creature effects could have been completely different in the finished product. Also, david in this concept art is very different to the david of covenant, with the art maybe suggesting that in this variation of the story he isnt responsible for the creation of the.
Taking players back to the survival horror atmosphere of the first film, alien. Prometheus concept art reveals alternate creature design. Ridley scotts followup to prometheus, the alien prequel continued to tell tales before the events of the nostromo crew. And regardless of your thoughts on the movie itself. The final result was an entire art of book jampacked with beautiful concept art and design techniques inspiring enough to cure you of creative block forever. Even though a titan himself, together with his brother epimetheus, he sided with zeus during the titanomachy. Now you see me 2 now you see me 2 environment study. Aug 28, 2012 prometheus concept art reveals alternate creature design. Prometheus the mythical story of prometheus by emma m. Dec 28, 2017 artist khang le recently uploaded pictures of his unused concept art for alien covenant back in 2014. Its not the usual art book where youll see lots of concept art. In september 2015, it was announced that prometheus 2 would be going under the title of alien. Recently released concept art for the cws arrow reveals a few alternate designs for last seasons big bad, prometheus, including one or two looks that are a bit more comicaccurate than what we saw on screen. Concept art of a holographic star field filling a cavernous alien spaceship for prometheus.
The art of the film gives us a look at the original concept art and we also get to see a number of items that were cut from the movie difficult to spot. Hades, who appears in orpheus and eurydice, was the ruler of the underworld. To book a shoot, or share your story, contact nick at 072 821 9387 or email. David worked on many concepts including variations of the rover, the medpod and set designs.
Here is another wonderful art ofmaking of film book from my movie memorabilia collection. The film was praised for the designs, production values and cast performances, but received criticism for formulaic and unresolved plot points. Alien planet, alien covenant concept art, film prometheus, sci fi environment. There are more photos than concept art, not that its bad thing. Alien covenant concept art that tells a different story. Artist shares wild concept art for mysterious unmade. The oldest record of prometheus is in hesiod, but stories of theft of fire by a trickster figure are widespread around the world. However, after helping zeus to achieve victory in the war, he started a quarrel with him over his supposed unfair treatment of humanity. Prometheus caused blind hopes to live in the hearts of men. Covenant concept art by ev shipard concept art world a l i e n covenant concept art by wayne haag, dale hallett, ev shipard now that the movie is out, the artists who worked on alien. The skillful huntsman is the essential book for aspiring concept artists and pros who need to shake things up. Inside, you can find a wealth of concept art from ron cobb and h.
To book a shoot, or share your story, contact nick at 072 821 9387 or email nickvanderleekatgmail. Prometheus bound also includes two mythic innovations of omission. The art of the film, the coffee table art book for director ridley scotts prometheus epic sciencefiction feature, is a visual companion more than a making of volume. A new batch of scans from the prometheus artbook has arrived. Although a lot of his work was used as a basis for scenes which played out in the film, some of. Art of the film is a far better read even if you werent enamored of the films plot.
The content is meatier than the prometheus art book with most of the meat focusing on the making of aspect of covenant rather than the back story. Contentious to say the least, prometheus story scripted by damon lindelof and jon spaihts presented a few inconsistencies that it left audiences questioning the little details. The art of spirited away by hayao miyazaki, the art of rise of the guardians by ramin zahed, the hobbit. Covenant have still been regularly posting new pieces of artwork from their time on covenant and weve been keeping the gallery up to date so be sure to check that out. Admittedly, the visor looks awesome as an illustration, but it probably would have looked pretty goofy if it had been applied to the fabrics employed by the arrowverse villain. This was he best of the volume, but represents over half of the page generally speaking, this was a. A complete overview of the films concept and design from the filmmakers. Covenant, his second prequel to the original alien, was originally conceived to be more of a straight up sequel to prometheus than it ended up being. Concept art for the major set piece inside the cathedral. It is also larger in dimension than the prometheus art book. Feb 12, 2017 renowned concept artist carlos huante recently published a variety of abbreviated versions of his prometheus portfolio to his own personal instagram account. Haag provided a lot of environmental concept work and for those who have seen covenant already, will notice a lot of familiar scenery below.
The unused concept art pieces all incorporate a bit of purple into the mask, and the design on the top right even features prometheus classic visor. Covenant but the shift in focus was interesting as prometheus itself had started life as a direct alien prequel before spinning off slightly. Some other aspects of the story resemble the sumerian myth of enki or ea in later babylonian mythology, who was also a bringer of civilisation who protected humanity against the other gods. The villainous prometheus made his debut in 1998, bursting onto the scene in a big way in the pages of morrisons famed jla run. The alien books are also good in illustration and writing. The art of the film, the coffee table art book for director ridley scotts prometheus epic sciencefiction feature, is a visual companion more than a making of volume as production designer arthur max explains. The first is the absence of pandoras story in connection with prometheus own. Rather, the content consist of film stills, photographs, storyboards and of course the concept art.
Prometheus fanart alien covenant concept art, alien. Concept artist david levy has released some great concept art that he created for ridley scotts prometheus. Huante worked on concept art for both prometheus and alien. In the sense that youll see creatures that dont show up in the movie until well into it, but not in the sense of giving away any secrets to the story. Roger ebert said, the film contains some of the more inventive specialeffects work of a time when battles in. Covenant, watched and loved it, i know ppl crave for a purely alien focused movie where they go slash left and right, but i just love the lore addition to the universe with prometheus and covenant, especially how badass david is, that the creation of humans brings doom to creators of humans and possibly humans themselves. David levy is a leading international concept artist. This book goes a long way to allowing you to do that. However, for those who want to know more about blomkamps vision, the filmmaker has just shared more of his alien 5 concept art. View photo galleries of concept art and behindthescenes shots from the new movie prometheus yes, there are some spoilers, i guess. Isolation features amanda ripley as the hero trying to survive on a decommissioned space station. Ryan gitter well this certainly made our friday a whole lot better. Although most of the artwork he shares has been publicly available for some time, many of them are of the more rarely seen pieces he provided for ridley scotts alien prequel.
Covenant, his second prequel to the original alien, was originally conceived to be more of a straight up sequel. Mark salisburys new book provides in splendid detail ridley scotts storyboards, film stills, concept art and other visual materials from his scifi. Prometheus fanart alien covenant concept art, alien concept. Theres a good prometheus art book and i think theres a new super detailed book about the franchise coming soon. In the sense that youll see creatures that dont show up in the movie until well into it, but not in. Friends of artstation prometheus official movie concept art.
Prometheus was released on june 1, 2012, in the united kingdom and on june 8, 2012, in north america. Artist khang le recently uploaded pictures of his unused concept art for alien covenant back in 2014. This new batch includes a lot of imagery of the engineers, pyramid and creatures shown in the film. The prometheus sequel, which didnt have its name yet, seemed to be more engineer and alien. Prometheus was the son of the titan iapetus and the oceanid clymene. Zeus, prometheus, and hades the greek gods were not all equal in power or status. That prometheus descends from the vedic fire bringer. This was he best of the volume, but represents over half of the page generally speaking, this was a good read. Prometheus first appears in greek art in a 7th century bce ivory from sparta and on greek pottery from c. The art of the film ridley scotts films have one main trademark among many others to show it is his work and his work only. Apr 20, 20 prometheus first appears in greek art in a 7th century bce ivory from sparta and on greek pottery from c. For the past three years concept artist greg semkow has been working hard on his first art book eternal, and. Disappointing as i liked the chemistry wanted to see this indirect character and plot driven sequel. The new images show concept art pieces of the characters, prologue and unseen.
Greek myth retold by bernard evslin orpheus and eurydice. A gallery of trippy dark psychedelic art from some of the worlds most twisted minds. Renowned concept artist carlos huante recently published a variety of abbreviated versions of his prometheus portfolio to his own personal instagram account. Movie castings famous characters future selves in movies vs real life 75 pieces of concept art from tv, movies and video games. The art of the film is a nice movie visual companion.
Verbally lash out or this book will be the last smart movie thats. The art and story in the prometheus branded books are excellent, especially the final oversized chapter prometheus. It is sometimes difficult to recall all that you would have seen in the movie itself. Every since i did the first video on with my background story of the alphas, people have been asking me, how would i do this story, but with the predators in. Concept art inspiration posts 58 connected ideas rnrnsource by this is a collage of concept art made by ryan gitter, i chose this collage because i love the outofthisworld feeling i get when look at this this, so stellar. He is sometimes presented as the father of deucalion, the hero of the flood story. Ridley scotts prometheus, at one point among the most highly anticipated films of 2012, has come to rest somewhere in the middle with its fair share of adoring fans and annoyed detractors.1147 1550 513 1199 441 113 548 1413 310 1555 765 966 600 1416 1407 788 142 1372 1467 429 1040 795 1438 511 1387 125 396 269 85 662 391 338 701 1447 235 39