ArenaNet have recently announced that Daniel Dociu, Art Director, has been selected for the Grand Master Award in Exposé 9, Ballistic Publishing’s 2011 digital art annual. His artwork, as visible below and in ArenaNet’s blog post, is immensely detailed and vivid, bringing Guild Wars 2 to life in ways that capture our imagination, leaving a lasting impression.
As well as Daniel, concept artist Kekai Kotaki also represented ArenaNet in Exposé, achieving a Master Award in the Game Art category, as well as several other pieces also being included. GuildMag would like to offer a congratulations to both of them!
Congratulations to ArenaNet Art Director Daniel Dociu, who was recently selected for the Grand Master Award in Exposé 9, Ballistic Publishing’s 2011 digital art annual. Daniel Dociu joins the ranks of former Grand Master winners such as H.R. Giger, Syd Mead, John Berkey, and original Star Wars artist Ralph McQuarrie – pretty impressive company to keep!
Exposé is an annual showcase of the best in digital art, and this year’s issue features a vivid six-page spread of some of Daniel Dociu’s best work. Daniel’s artwork in the book has been described by critics as “possessing an immense feeling of depth and scale