Don Dixon's Astronomical Art Portfolio

Science Fiction and Fantasy
September 06 - October 13 2013

  • dd16_The_Universe_Between
    Universe Between - cover for novel by Alan E. Nourse, hand reaches through fire to grasp the stars; acrylic and gouache on illustration board, 9x15 inches,…
  • The Tides of Time
    The Tides of Time; cover art for John Brunner universe about people trapped in an alternate timeline; acrylic and gouache on illustration board, 10.5x13.75…
  • The_Sails_of_Tau_Ceti_cover_painting
    The Sails of Tau Ceti; cover painting for Michael McCollum novel depicts the shadow of a huge alien solar sail falling on the earth; acrylic and goauche on…
  • Antares_Passage_Cover_Painting
    Antares Passage; cover painting for novel by Michael McCollum, 1987; acrylic and gouache on illustration board, 17.5x10 inches; copyright Don Dixon; $3,620
  • Neverness
    Neverness, cover painting for the novel by David Zindell, shows a spaceship soaring over an alien world; acrylic and gouache on illustration board, 18.5x14.5…
  • Star Colony: The Omega Rebellion
    A stylized spaceship lands on a bleak asteroid in this cover painting for a novel set in science fiction writer Keith Laumer's universe. 10.5x17.5 inches,…
  • Blue Mars
    Blue Mars, cover painting for the third book in Kim Stanley Robinson's trilogy about the terraforming of Mars, shows the final stages of the transformation of…
  • Red Mars
    A giant spacecraft assembled from discarded Shuttle fuel tanks orbits over Mars, having transported the first colonists to the Red Planet. This cover painting…
  • Stopping at Slowyear
    Stopping at Slowyear; cover painting for novel by Frederick Pohl about an interstellar cargo vessel which runs between out-of-the-way worlds, as it visits a…
  • nine_princes_in_amber
    Nine Princes in Amber; The Black Road War; cover painting for novel based on Roger Zelazny classic. An exquisitely detailed rare fantasy painting; 9 x 14.7…
  • the_gods_themselves
    The Gods Themselves ; cover painting for Isaac Asimov novel depicts an interdimensional gateway set up on the moon to communicate with beings in an alternate…
  • Still_River_Cover_Painting
    Still River; cover painting for novel by Hal Clement, depicts a team of astronauts exploring the internal sea of a giant comet;18 x 11 inches, acrylic and…
  • site_of_proteus_cover_painting
    Site of Proteus ; cover painting for Charles Sheffield novel depicts a 22nd Century spacecraft approaching an artifical moon near Saturn ; 16 x 10 inches,…
  • crucible_of_time
    The Crucible of Time ; cover painting for John Brunner novel depicts artificial world constructed by aliens fleeing their solar system as their sun goes…