Jun 17, 2019
On the eve of celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo11 lunar landing, space artist and Hollywood matte painter Chesley Bonestell is being remembered as the person who helped get us to the moon, not with technology, but with a paintbrush.
May 28, 2019
"More than three decades after his death in 1986, Chesley Bonestell remains one of the most important and influential astronomical artists ever to put paint to canvas." - Don Vaughan, Filmfax Magazine
Apr 04, 2019
It was French writer, artist and filmmaker Jean Cocteau (1889-1963) who famously said that "art is science made clear." The proof of this statement will take place when the award-winning film "Chesley Bonestell: A Brush with the Future" screens at..
Mar 28, 2019
Famed astronomer and astrophysicist Carl Sagan once said, "I didn't know what other worlds looked like until I saw Bonestell's paintings of the solar system." On April 2nd, the winner of two "Best Documentary" awards, "Chesley Bonestell: A Brush with the.
Mar 08, 2019
For decades, the breathtaking paintings of Chesley Bonestell (1888-1986) have transported people through and beyond our solar system. Born in San Francisco and a resident of Berkeley and Carmel, California, Mr.
Mar 07, 2019
Few things can raise such ambivalence in a film producer or a theater owner as "sold out" seating.
Mar 05, 2019
With Best Documentary Awards on two coasts, "Chesley Bonestell: A Brush with the Future" continues to celebrate as an "Official Selection" of the 22nd Annual Sonoma International Film Festival
Feb 19, 2019
Chesley Bonestell: A Brush with the Future adds to its coffer of prestigious wins just before its upcoming theatrical premiere in San Francisco this weekend.
Feb 12, 2019
Long before satellites journeyed to other planets and deep-space telescopes photographed distant galaxies, there was an artist whose dazzling visions of other worlds captured the imaginations of millions, inspiring generations to reach for the stars.