Ken Kelly

Ken W. Kelly is a fantasy artist. Over his 30-year career, he has focused in particular on paintings in the sword and sorcery and heroic fantasy subgenres. Early in his career he was able to study the paintings of Frank Frazetta in Frank's studio, however Frank never let out his trade secrets. He has depicted Conan the Barbarian, Tarzan and the rock groups KISS, Manowar, and Rainbow. His work often portrays exotic, enchanted locales and primal battlefields. He recently developed the album artwork for Coheed and Cambria's album, Good Apollo, I'm Burning Star IV, Volume Two: No World for Tomorrow, and a painting of his was used as the cover art forAlabama Thunderpussy's 2007 release, Open Fire as well as Sleepy Hollow's 2010 release, Legend.