SF and fantasy artist Franz Miklis

Short biography, list of exhibitions, memberships and awards like ''2000 artists and designers of the 20th Century'' or the show awards, ''ConFiction'' World Con, Den Haag



  Short biography:


born: 12.06. 1963 in Oberndorf bei Salzburg
2. Bundesgymnasium in Salzburg, mit Matura im Jahre 1981
Internationale Sommerakademie für Bildende Kunst, Salzburg 1980
verheiratet mit Monika, 2 Kinder: Helga (geb. 1991) und Daniel (geb. 1993)

  Exhibitions: (excerpt)


  • 1981: * Kulturservice Wien: Weltraum: Fakten/Utopien
  • 1982: * Saal der Salzburger Nachrichten
  • 1985: * Triangel, Salzburg
  • 1986: * Cafe/Galerie Wolf, Oberndorf
  • 1987: * Foto+Kunst, Bad Reichenhall
  • 1988: * Palette 88, Schloss Mirabell, Salzburg
  • 1990: * Con Fiction, World SF Convention, Den Haag, Holland
  • 1991: * Surrealism and Fantasy, Helmond, Holland
  • 1992: * An den Polen des Spektrums, Landeskulturzentrum Linz
  • 1993: * ConFrancisco, World SF Convention, San Francisco, USA
  • 1995: * Intersection, World SF Convention, Glasgow, Schottland
  • 1996: * Planetarium Stuttgart, BRD
  • 1997: * Kunst im Verdampferturm, Hallein
  • 1998: * Bucconeer Art Show (Special Exhibition „Pirates“), Baltimore, USA * Art View & Performance, MGC&MACs, Salzburg
  • 1999: * Conucopia Artshow, Anaheim, USA * 2. Salzburger Kunstmesse
  • 2000: * planned: Chicon 2000, Chicago, USA (August/Sept. 2000)
  • 2001: * planned: International Festival of Visionary Art (London)

  Diashows:


  • Reise durch den Kosmos (Astrotagungen, Planetarien, Conventions etc.)
  • Cosmic Journey: San Francisco, USA
  • Merlin, der Zauberer von Raum und Zeit: Burg Finstergrün

  Lectures, panel discussions:


  • „Art, Perception and Iconography“, San Francisco, USA
  • „Why are Artists so Underused“, Intersection, Glasgow
  • Airbrush Workshops

  Memberships:


  • Association of SF and Fantasy Artists, USA
  • Society for Art of the Imagination, London
  • Cosmic-Mind-Art, Verein für kosmische Kunst, BRD
  • Fantasy-Amateur-Press-Association, USA

  Awards:


  • 1980: 1.Preis anl. des Malwettbewerbs für den Nationalpark Hohe Tauern
  • 1981: Österreichischer Jugendpreis mit einem Anti-Drogen Plakat
  • 1990: Art Show Awards, „ConFiction“-World Con, Den Haag
  • 2000: „2000 artists and designers of the 20th Century“, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge

  Recent publications:


Posters: Star Observer, Vienna, Robot Rumbles, Ontario
Panorama/Allsky: „Atlantis“, Planetarium Stuttgart
artworks for „Dark Project 2, the Metal Age“, Eidos Interactive, Germany





  Science Fiction and fantasy pictures gallery


The Austrian artist Franz Miklis presents his gallery of SF and fantasy graphics and paintings

Dream Worlds fantasy paintings fine art gallery
All pictures of this series are painted with acryl color.
The originals are in the range of 1 squaremeter in size


Galacto Celtic Newsflash illustrations
The Zine is distributed only to a limited fan community and over the FAPA (Fantasy amateur press Association, USA). Here a collection of the best pictures out of it


2000 artists and designers of the 20th Century: section 'visionary art' 2000 artists and designers of the 20th Century: section 'visionary art'
The SF and fantasy artist Franz Miklis was awarded March 2000in the section visionary art by the ''International Biographical Centre, Cambridge''.


Thumb nail pics from the SF gallery of Franz Miklis
The Austrian artist Franz Miklis presents his gallery of SF and fantasy graphics and paintings. Overview with thumbnails of all pics.




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