Star Wars Celebration 2022 Art Show Gallery Leia Clone Wars


A selection of Star Wars artwork by Alex Mines, Steve Anderson, Jonathan Beistline and Danny Haas

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star wars Party rarely skimps on news and exclusives, but let’s not forget that the event is also a showcase for a wide variety of fine art. This year’s pieces have been revealed, and there are some real beauties here inspired by The Mandalorian, Boba Fett’s Book, movies and more. And if you see something you like, click to learn how to order a print yourself.

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“In a galaxy far, far away…” by Alex Mines

“In a galaxy far, far away…” by Alex Mines

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The most iconic worlds of the nine films in the Skywalker saga (okay, I could debate the selection for attack of the clones) gather in this beautiful tower piece.

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“A New Hope Death Star” by Jason W. Christman

“A New Hope Death Star” by Jason W. Christman

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Speaking of rounds, the very round first Death Star goes vertical in this cleverly crafted collage of scenes from the first film.

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“A Friend” by Adrianna Vanderstelt

“A Friend” by Adrianna Vanderstelt

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Perfect. Grogu (always known as Baby Yoda) meets R2-D2 with the shadow of Luke Skywalker towering over them in this tribute to their iconic encounter at Boba Fett’s Book (also known as The Mandalorian season 2.5).

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“A Night with the Max Rebo Band” by Asia Ellington

“A Night with the Max Rebo Band” by Asia Ellington

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This Max Rebo Band poster is done in the classic swinging 60s style of United Production Artists cartoons, a perfect combo. Really, Yuzzum is the Frank Sinatra of star wars galaxy.

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“Evening Date at the Black Spire Outpost” by Brian Miller

“Evening Date at the Black Spire Outpost” by Brian Miller

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This happy couple headed to Walt Disney World’s Galaxy’s Edge theme park — er, sorry, the Black Spire outpost on Batuu — for a romantic date. Hopefully these two lovebirds can save up for a ride on the Halcyon, like another certain couple

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“Tensions at Mos Pelgo” by Jonathan Beistline

“Tensions at Mos Pelgo” by Jonathan Beistline

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Boba Fett’s Book gets Mucha tribute to aspiring crime lord time with the Tuskens.

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“The Senator’s Wardrobe” by Dawn Murphy

“The Senator’s Wardrobe” by Dawn Murphy

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One of the highlights of the prequel trilogy will always be Padme’s incredible and incredibly varied wardrobe, commemorated in this lovely fashion folio.

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“I’m Not Here For You, Princess” by Karen Hallion

“I’m Not Here For You, Princess” by Karen Hallion

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Spoiler: He was there for the princess.

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“A Great Army” by Joe Hogan

“A Great Army” by Joe Hogan

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The many faces (er, helmets) of the clone army are put together, probably because it would be weird to have a poster of several dozen photos of slight cosmetic variations of actor Temuera Morrison’s face.

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“A Queen’s Light” by Lin Zy Selestow

“A Queen’s Light” by Lin Zy Selestow

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Another take on Padmé Amidala’s extensive wardrobe, this time in a more painterly style.

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“The Deserts of Jundland” by Malcolm Tween

“The Deserts of Jundland” by Malcolm Tween

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Obi-Wan has never faced a probe droid on Tatooine – at least as far as we know, that might change easily in the near future ! – but this speculative painting recreates a very striking encounter.

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“Max Rebo Live” by Kate Carleton

“Max Rebo Live” by Kate Carleton

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Everyone’s favorite ladies’ man Max Rebo, Sy Snootles and Droopy McCool have hinted to the good folks of Tatooine that all it takes to hear their music is the will to come to a crime lord’s palace known.

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“Beacon of Hope” by Adam Schickling

“Beacon of Hope” by Adam Schickling

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Leia, Luke, and Han may have defeated the Empire, but really Leia was the light that brought Luke and Han together and lit the way to victory.

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“Hit him, Chewie!” by Joe Corroney

“Hit him, Chewie!” by Joe Corroney

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Nice to see the underrated Solo movie get some love!

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“Reflecting Power” by Al Abbazia

“Reflecting Power” by Al Abbazia

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This powerful piece was inspired by Abbazia’s daughter, Emily.

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Heart of the Rebellion by Steve Anderson

Heart of the Rebellion by Steve Anderson

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You can still be a heart even if you are a beacon.

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“Victory and Death” by Danny Haas

“Victory and Death” by Danny Haas

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This Clone Wars piece takes great advantage of the cartoon’s distinct “puppet” style.

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“Legacy in the Making” by L. Jason Queen

“Legacy in the Making” by L. Jason Queen

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It’s a Mando-palooza in this room which features (left to right) Jango Fett, Bo-Katan, the Armorer, Sabine Wren, Din Djarin and Boba Fett at the top.

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“A Divided Heart” by Ksenia Zelentsova

“A Divided Heart” by Ksenia Zelentsova

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The Bad Batch don’t look so bad in this beautiful room where they protectively surround Omega, Jango Fett’s latest clone.

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“The Princess’s Game” by Chris Trevas

“The Princess’s Game” by Chris Trevas

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Leia plots to rescue Han Solo, though Chewbacca seems skeptical of playing the role of a captive again.

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“The Sun and the Moon” by Kaela Croft

“The Sun and the Moon” by Kaela Croft

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Finally, the two sides of Rey complement each other in this striking piece.

Did you see something you liked? The good news is that you can pre-order prints at DarkInkArt.com starting at 3:00 p.m. ET, until May 16 at the same time. The bad news is that each piece is limited to 250 prints, so be sure to set a reminder!


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