ASFA, the Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists, have announced the 2010 Chesley Award nominees for works eligible from 2009, and I am very honored to report that Pyr has made the ballot three times.
For Best Cover Illustration: Paperback:
David Palumbo for Stalking the Dragon by Mike Resnick (Pyr, August 2009)
John Picacio for World's End by Mark Chadbourn (Pyr, May 2009)
For Best Art Director:
Lou Anders (which is me). We are all very honored by these three nominations.
2010 is the 25th anniversary of the Chesley Awards. The awards will be presented at NASFiC: The 10th Occasional North American Science Fiction Convention, August 5th-8th, 2010, in Raleigh, NC.
Congratulations to all the nominees!