Incredible Alicia Austin Website

Alicia Austin’s decades of accomplishment as an artist are celebrated on a website that bears her name. The portal page invites visitors to scroll through a breathtaking collection of her work, ranging from full-color prozine covers and art prints to black-and-white fan art.

The display includes three parody movie posters that were published as stickers by the LA in ’96 worldcon bid. Austin enjoyed immediate popularity when she started as a fanartist, selling every piece of work she entered in the 1969 Worldcon art show. She provided cover art for the first issue of Energumen, and other fanzines like Granfalloon, Aspidistra, and Science Fiction Review. Austin won the Best Fan Artist Hugo in 1971. Her professional sf art career promptly followed.

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