For nearly 40 years David Michael Beck has produced dramatic illustrations for a tremendous variety of international clientele. Experienced in painted comic images he has worked with major comic book companies including Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, Chaos! Comics, Image, Top Cow and others. His realistic paintings of Spider-Man, Thor, Lady Death, Jonah Hex, the G.I. Joe characters, Red Star, Vampirela, and George Lucas' Star Wars Properties have earned him a large body of fans of both national and international acclaim.
He has also produced illustrations for such notables as The American Medical Association, Boy Scouts of America, Walt Disney Productions, Anheuser-Bush, Playboy Enterprises, Hasbro Toys, Universal Pictures, Warner Cable, Pepsi-Cola, Coca-Cola, The Grammy Awards, Harper-Collins, The Grateful Dead and Warner Brothers among many others.
Influenced by European, American and oriental classical painting, as well as folk and modern art, sculpture, architecture, contemporary illustration, children's book illustration, animation, comics and comic strips, his creations have developed a unique style. His strength as a conceptual artist coupled with significant technical ability has earned him numerous awards in the fields of advertising, editorial, book publishing, institutional, entertainment, and graphic design.
David's impressive portfolio includes genre publishing including science fiction, fantasy, adventure, and horror. His contributions to the Star Wars mythos over the years has received world wide acclaim from fans and collectors. Most recently, David has worked as a concept artist developing costume and character designs for the upcoming Star Wars live action television series!
Learn more about all his work at www.davidmichaelbeck.com!