FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Ballistic Publishing Releases EXPOSÉ 4
Finest digital art in the known universe
26 April 2006, Adelaide, Australia –See the best to be the best. Every year, Ballistic Publishing brings together the world’s leading digital artists to create EXPOSÉ, a compilation of the finest digital art in the known universe. In its fourth year, EXPOSÉ 4 celebrates the talents of artists worldwide, featuring 317 artworks from 241 artists in 49 countries, selected from over 5,000 submissions. EXPOSÉ 4 is now available to pre-order from Ballistic Publishing at: www.ballisticpublishing.com/books/expose4/
EXPOSÉ 4 covers a wide spectrum of digital art, showcasing works in 20 categories: Fantasy, Exterior Architecture, Interior Architecture, Portrait (Painted), Portrait (Rendered), Action, Conflict, Faery Folk, Creatures, Environment, Cityscapes, Matte Painting, Science Fiction, Abstract & Design, Product Design & Still Life, Horror, Surreal, Humorous, Whimsical and Transport.
Industry-Leading Advisory Board
EXPOSÉ 4 is judged by an internationally acclaimed panel of artists and creative directors. From a selection of over 5,000 entries, the advisory board agonised over the multitude of excellent artwork. From this, 317 of the best artworks were chosen. The Advisory Board consists of:
For bios of each Advisory Board member please visit: www.ballisticpublishing.com/books/expose4/committee/
- Linda Bergkvist, Renowned Digital Artist
- Chen-Yi Chang, Story Artist/Visual Development/Character Designer, Disney
- Mu Chunxi, 2D Artist and Graphic Designer, Tencent Computer Systems Limited
- Robin Cooper, Digital Painter, Pixar Animation Studios
- Dan Curry, VFX Producer/Supervisor, Star Trek Enterprise
- Jinko Gotoh, Producer (Finding Nemo and more)
- Lorne Lanning, President/Creative Director, Oddworld Inhabitants
- Jeff Mottle, President and Founder, CGarchitect.com
- Chris Sloan, Art Director, National Geographic
Ballistic Publishing is renowned for its high quality publications. Each published image is individually finished and color-corrected to ensure that the transfer from the computer monitor to print is accurate and outstanding in quality. EXPOSÉ 4 is presented in Hard/Soft Cover editions and a leather-bound collector’s Limited Edition.
Collectors Limited Edition
The 240 page Limited Edition includes an additional 16 pages featuring extra work and biographies of the EXPOSÉ 4 award winners. It is exquisitely bound in leather with gold embossing. Available to only 1000 customers each copy is individually numbered and comes with a certificate of authenticity. EXPOSÉ 4 Limited Editions can only be purchased from Ballistic Publishing for $145.
Pricing and Availability
EXPOSÉ 4 is available in three editions – Hard Cover ($59 USD), Soft Cover ($49 USD) and Limited Edition ($145 USD). More details about the books and availability can be found on the Ballistic Publishing website at: www.ballisticpublishing.com/books/expose4/
EXPOSÉ 4 publication details
ISBN: 1-921002-29-8 (Soft Cover), 1-921002-28-X (Hard Cover), 1-921002-30-1 (Limited Edition)
Pages: Soft Cover & Hard Cover: 224 / Limited Edition: 240
Editors: Daniel Wade, Paul Hellard
Publishers: Mark Snoswell, Leonard Teo
Shipping: June 2006
Ballistic Publishing is the leading, award-winning, independent publisher of books for the digital arts industry. Dedicated to producing the highest quality publications celebrating the talents of digital artists worldwide, it is setting high standards in all areas of publishing from the quality of content, design and delivery to its responsiveness to the market. Ballistic Publishing shares a strong affiliation with the digital arts community through its sister organization The CGSociety (The Computer Graphics Society). Ballistic Publishing is based in the Adelaide Hills of South Australia, with offices in Melbourne (Victoria, Australia) and Tampa (Florida, USA). More information about Ballistic Publishing is available from www.BallisticPublishing.com.
For more information, images and review copies, please contact:
Leonard Teo, Ballistic Publishing
Ph: +61 8 8388 5966 / +61 8 8370 3491 (direct)
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