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“Wayne Barlowe creates entire planets, down to the tiniest details, and then imagines what their inhabitants would look like. His success is extraordinary.”     ~ Christian Science Monitor

“Incredible, remarkable, awesome – it’s easy to run out of adjectives when one tries to describe the creatures Barlowe paints.”    ~ Frederik Pohl

Taniwha novaeseelandiae ngakensis (2012)

Taniwha novaeseelandiae ngakensis (2012).


First Drawing of Thype (1976).

Old Thype etching (1977).

A Vasparian Gentleman (1979).

Thype in Armor (1978).

Thype, an Alley in Sith (1979).

Thype and Barlowe are Entertained (1979).

Vasparian Minstrel (1980).

Thype and a Villar (1976).

The Universal Truth (1978).

Thype's Sword (2008).

Thype Encountering a Deity (1980).

Thype (1981).

Two Vasparian Gentlemen (1979).

Thype and the Guides (1977).

Vasparian Fauna (1976).

Old Thype (1976).

Thype Nears the End (1977).

Thype Revisited (2009).


Working drawing for 6" Powerlords toy, Arkus (1982).

Working drawing for 6" Powerlords toy, Gripptogg (1982).

Working drawing for 6" Powerlords toy, Sydot (1982).

Barlowe's Guide to Extraterrestrials

Old One (Barlowe's Guide to Extraterrestrials, 1979).

Cinruss (Barlowe's Guide to Extraterrestrials, 1979).

Guild Steersman


Rostral (2005)

Rostral in Flight (2005).

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