Michael Whelan


science fiction awards database

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Awards Summary

Career and Special Awards: 2

Major Awards: 32

Locus Awards: 31

Other Awards: 18

Total Number of Award Wins and Nominations: 175

Times Served as Judge: 3

— Career and Special Awards —
winner

Spectrum Awardsfor SF/F/H artworks, juried
grandmaster — winner

— Major Awards —
Hugo Awardsfor SF/F works, voted by members of annual World Science Fiction Convention
(31 nominations; 15 wins)

professional artist — nomination

professional artist — winner

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professional artist — nomination

professional artist — nomination

professional artist — nomination

professional artist — nomination

professional artist — nomination

Foreigner by C. J. Cherryh (DAW; Legend) — original artwork — nomination

The Art of Michael Whelan: Scenes/Visions (Bantam Spectra) — nonfiction book — nomination

professional artist — nomination

(Asimov's Nov 1992) original artwork — nomination

Illusion by Paula Volsky (Bantam Spectra) — original artwork — nomination

professional artist — winner

The Summer Queen by Joan D. Vinge (Warner Questar) — original artwork — winner

professional artist — winner

professional artist — nomination

professional artist — winner

Michael Whelan's Works of Wonder (Ballantine Del Rey) — nonfiction book — winner

professional artist — winner

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Wonderworks (Donning) — nonfiction book — nomination

professional artist — winner

professional artist — nomination

professional artist — nomination

World Fantasy Awardsfor Fantasy works; juried, with nominations from World Fantasy Con members
(9 nominations; 3 wins)

artist — nomination

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artist — winner

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artist — nomination

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artist — nomination

British SF Association Awardsfor SF works published in the UK, voted by British SF Association members
(1 nomination)

The Golden Key by Melanie Rawn, Jennifer Roberson & Kate Elliott (Macmillan UK) — artwork — nomination

Chesley Awardsfor SF/F/H artworks; voted by members of Association of SF & F Artists
(54 nominations; 14 wins)

“In a World of Her Own” — color work, unpublished — winner

Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson (Tor) — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

A Memory of Light by Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson (Tor) — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

“Gift from the Sea” — product illustration — nomination

The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson (Tor) — cover illustration, hardcover — winner

“The Little Sisters of Eluria” by Stephen King (The Little Sisters of Eluria) — interior illustration — nomination

“Lumen 5” — color work, unpublished — nomination

“The Seawall” — color work, unpublished — nomination

“Rising” — color work, unpublished — nomination

“Retrospection” — color work, unpublished — nomination

“She” — color work, unpublished — winner

Sorcery Rising by Jude Fisher (DAW) — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

“Bean Stalk” — color work, unpublished — nomination

Otherland: Sea of Silver Light by Tad Williams (DAW) — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

“Lumen 6.2” — color work, unpublished — nomination

Tangled Up in Blue by Joan D. Vinge (Tor) — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

“Reach” — color work, unpublished — winner

Otherland: Mountain of Black Glass by Tad Williams — cover illustration, hardback book — winner

“Peace” — color work, unpublished — nomination

Otherland: River of Blue Fire by Tad Williams — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

The Mageborn Traitor by Melanie Rawn — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

The Golden Key by Melanie Rawn, Jennifer Roberson & Kate Elliott — cover illustration, hardcover — winner

Royal Assassin by Robin Hobb — cover illustration, paperback — nomination

“Lumen 4” — color work, unpublished — nomination

Invader by C. J. Cherryh — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

“Malthusian Wave” — color work, unpublished — nomination

Foreigner by C. J. Cherryh (DAW) — cover illustration, hardcover — nomination

“The Leavetaking” — color art, unpublished — nomination

“The Apotheosis of War” — monochrome art, unpublished — nomination

artistic achievement — nomination

Illusion by Paula Volsky (Bantam Spectra) — hardback cover — nomination

(Asimov's Nov 1992) magazine cover — winner

“Subterraneans” — color art, unpublished — nomination

All the Weyrs of Pern by Anne McCaffrey (Ballantine Del Rey) — cover illustration, hardback — nomination

The Summer Queen by Joan D. Vinge (Warner Questar) — cover illustration, hardback — winner

for study for All the Weyrs of Pern — monochrome, unpublished — winner

The Madness Season by C. S. Friedman (DAW) — cover illustration, paperback book — winner (tie)

The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury (Bantam) — cover illustration, paperback book — nomination

artistic achievement — winner

Paradise by Mike Resnick (Tor) — cover illustration, hardback — nomination

“Passage the Red Step” — color work, unpublished — nomination

Catspaw by Joan Vinge (Warner) — cover illustration, hardback — nomination

artistic achievement — nomination

Being a Green Mother by Piers Anthony (Ballantine Del Rey) — cover, hardcover — nomination

In Conquest Born by C. S. Friedman (DAW) — cover, paperback — nomination

for Michael Whelan's Works of Wonder — artistic achievement — nomination

The Cat Who Walked Through Walls by Robert A. Heinlein — cover illustration, paperback — winner

“Sentinels” — color, non-published — winner (tie)

Chanur's Venture by C. J. Cherryh (Phantasia) — hardcover cover — nomination

The Final Encyclopedia by Gordon R. Dickson (Tor) — hardcover cover — nomination

The Integral Trees by Larry Niven (Ballantine Del Rey) — hardcover cover — winner

Job: A Comedy of Justice by Robert A. Heinlein (Ballantine Del Rey) — hardcover cover — nomination

Chanur's Venture by C. J. Cherryh (DAW) — paperback cover — nomination

Elric at the End of Time by Michael Moorcock (DAW) — paperback cover — nomination

— Locus Awards and Poll —
Locus Awardsfor SF/F/H works, polled by readers of Locus Magazine
(45 nominations; 31 wins)

artist — 2nd place

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The Little Sisters of Eluria (by Stephen King, illustrated by MW) (Donald M. Grant) — nonfiction/art book — 11th place

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artist — 2nd place

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Something in My Eye: Excursions into Fear (MW; Arnie Fenner & Cathy Fenner eds.) (Mark V. Ziesing) — art book — 3rd place

artist — winner

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The Art of Michael Whelan: Scenes/Visions (Bantam Spectra) — art book — winner

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Michael Whelan's Works of Wonder (Ballantine Del Rey) — nonfiction — 2nd place

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Wonderworks (Donning) — art or illustrated book — 4th place

artist — winner

artist — 2nd place

artist — 11th place

— Other Awards —
Analog Readers Pollfor stories, articles, and art published by Analog, polled by readers
(1 nomination; 1 win)

(Analog Oct 2012) cover — winner

Asimov's Reader Pollfor stories, poems, and art published by Asimov's, polled by readers
(8 nominations; 3 wins)

(Asimov's Sep 2014) cover — 5th place

(Asimov's Jan 2013) cover — 4th place

(Asimov's Aug 2010) cover — winner (tie)

(Asimov's Jan 2007) cover — 2nd place

(Asimov's Jan 2005) cover — winner

cover artist — 2nd place

cover artist — winner

cover artist — 5th place

Balrog Awardsfor fantasy works, presented an annual FoolsCon in Kansas City
(3 nominations; 1 win)

artist — nomination

artist — nomination

artist — winner

International Horror Guild Awardsfor horror works, juried
(1 nomination)

art — nomination

Science Fiction Chronicle Readers Pollfor SF/F works, polled by readers of Science Fiction Chronicle magazine
(15 nominations; 10 wins)

pro artist — 3rd place

pro artist — 3rd place

pro artist — winner

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pro artist — 3rd place

pro artist — 2nd place

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professional artist — 8th place

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Spectrum Awardsfor SF/F/H artworks, juried
(7 nominations; 4 wins)

“CK Unmasked” — unpublished — Gold Award

Reach — unpublished — Gold Award

Prudence II — unpublished — Gold Award

Worldcon Special Convention Awardspecial honors presented by the committee of the World SF Convention
(2 nominations)

Paradise by Mike Resnick (Tor) — original artwork — nomination

The Renegades of Pern by Anne McCaffrey (Ballantine Del Rey) — original artwork — nomination


— As Judge —
Spectrum Awardsfor SF/F/H artworks, juried
 



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