Tor.com is carrying the sad news of the death of Leo Dillon, half of the duo of Leo and Diane Dillon, the amazing husband and wife artists that create such detailed, emotive works. Their work celebrates diversity, dreams and design. They are magical, haunting and powerful.
The pair won two consecutive Caldecott Medals for Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears and Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions. They also work on book covers as well as children’s picture books. If you read science fiction and fantasy, you will recognize their art.