The art of Ed Emsh: legendary science fiction illustrator
Our latest video salutes the work of Edmund Emshwiller, better known as Ed Emsh or just Emsh, who was a prolific illustrator in the 1950s and 1960s. He contributed to countless sci-fi magazines including Amazing Science Fiction Stories, Astounding Science Fiction and most notably The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction . His work also adorned the covers of several book publishers including Pyramid, Double Day & Co., Lancer, Galaxy and Belmont. His most famous designs were for legendary science fiction publishing house Ace Books, loved for its dos-a-dos paperbacks.