• Feature Article on Peter Helck

    9 days ago - By Gurney Journey

    Illustrator Peter Helck (1893-1988) is featured this month in an entire single issue of Illustration Magazine.
    Photo by Alvis UpitisHelck is best known for his paintings of the pioneers of auto racing.
    But his career encompassed a lot of other categories, including historical reconstructions, story illustrations, industrial interiors, WWII battle scenes, and gallery landscapes. Helck was one of the instructors from the Famous Artists School, and no one could match his ability to paint cars and trucks. Many of his exemplary preliminary drawings are included in the 112 page article. (The...
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