Fan-artist Alan Hunter, illustrator on several BFS publications, has died

Andrew Porter reports that British fan-artist Alan Hunter died on 1 August 2012 after a long illness.

Porter published many pieces of Hunter’s artwork in Algol/Starship and Science Fiction Chronicle. The back cover of the final issue of Starship was by him.

Hunter also illustrated many BFS publications including Chills and Dark Horizons. He was Artist Guest of Honour at the 1981 FantasyCon.

Details of his passing and some examples of his artwork can be found HERE

Photo (c) Andrew Porter