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David R. Deitrick - Professional Credits

I. Selected Client List

Book & Magazine Publishers

Aboriginal Science Fiction
Amazing Stories
Bluewater Comics
Easton Press / MBI
The Friend Magazine
Happy Times (Eagle Marketing)
IDW Comics
Knoxville Metropulse
Longmeadow Press (Division of Waldenbooks)
TOR Books (Division of St. Martin's Press)
Whittle Communications / Edison Project

Broadcast Media and Electronic Entertainment

Scripps Networks
Virtual World Enterprises
WONDER Productions

Card and Game Publishers

AEG (Alderac Entertainment Group)
Game Designers’ Workshop
FASA Corporation
Pacesetter Games
Pinnacle Entertainment Group
Sabretooth Games
SKYBOX International
Steve Jackson Games
TOPPS Comics & Cards
Wargames Factory
West End Games
Wizards of the Coast

Government & Industrial Clients

ARCO / Atlantic Richfield
ERA / Rowan Helicopters
Sea-Ray Boats
U.S. Army Aviation Digest
United States Naval Institute

Toy Manufacturers

PATCH Products
YES Entertainment Incorporate
II. Media Coverage

“Artist David R. Deitrick Returns to Trek
“David Deitrick Mini-shrine”


Interview (TV) Live at Five. WBIR TV 10, Knoxville TN. 16 Feb. 2000.
Personality Profile (TV) TNI Cable Network, Knoxville TN. Jan. 1995.
Interview (radio) WFIR 95 FM, Roanoke VA. 1 Oct. 1994.
Interview (TV) Good Morning Tennessee. WATE TV 6, Knoxville TN. 31 Aug. 1994.


Men’s Art Exhibit at Oak Ridge Art Center” The Oak Ridger (Oak Ridge, TN) 8 Apr. 2005
"Cool Visions." Metropulse [Knoxville TN]. 7 Mar. 2001.
"...small art." Metropulse [Knoxville TN]. 15 Feb. 2000.
"Knoxville Sculptor David Deitrick Shows at Roane State Gallery." Roane County News. 6 Mar. 1998.
"Mission of Gravity Revisited." Aboriginal Science Fiction. Winter 1997.
"David R. Deitrick: February Artist of the Month." ArtsPIace. Volume 20 No.1. Winter 1996.
"David R. Deitrick Wins National Art Award." Knoxville News-Sentinel. 22 Oct. 1995.
"Star Trek ® is Stock in Trade for Knoxville Designer." Scripps-Howard News Service. 16 Dec.1994
"Still Life with a Family of Painters." Knoxville Journal. 4 Sep. 1991.
"Art Show Looks to the Future." Knoxville News-Sentinel. 15 Mar. 1991.
P. J. Pasda. “Development of Star Trek ® Graphic Art and its Relationship to Historical and
Contemporary Aspects of Science Fiction Illustration.” Syracuse University. Aug. 1988.
"Giving Face and Flesh to Fantasy Figures." Anchorage Daily News. 21 Feb.1988.
"Interview: David R. Deitrick." Stardate Magazine. Oct.1987.
"Transforming Thoughts into Pictures." Provo Daily Herald. 12 Jan. 1986.


June 2005 Artist Guest of Honor, HYPERICON
(Nashville, TN science fiction convention)
June 1998 Artist Guest of Honor DEEPSOUTHCON
(Southeast U.S. regional science-fiction convention)
November 1997 Artist Guest of Honor CONCAT
(Knoxville TN science-fiction convention)
July 1996 Artist Guest of Honor LlBERTYCON 9
(Chattanooga TN science-fiction convention)
January 1993 Artist Guest of Honor CHATTACON
(Chattanooga TN science-fiction convention)

III. Selected Exhibitions & Honors

April 2010 Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation
Chicagoland Entertainment Collectors Expo
October 2008 8 X 10 Art Gallery
Summitview School (CA) for Child & Family Services
August 2006 Solo Exhibition
Oak Ridge Art Center (Oak Ridge TN)
March 2005 Men’s Art Exhibit (Invitational)
Oak Ridge Art Center (Oak Ridge TN)
July 2004 First Place Sculpture: “Scarlet Witch”
LIBERTYCON (Chattanooga TN)
November 2003 Platinum Award “DIY Scrap-booking Marathon Press Kit"
League of American Communications Professionals
June 2003 Solo Exhibition
Lawson McGhee Library (Knoxville TN)
May 2003 Solo Exhibition
Kodomo no Shiro (Children's Castle) Ise, Japan
November 2002 Best Humor Award “Getting Frustrated”
PHILCON (Philadelphia PA)
February 2000 Solo Exhibition
Lawson McGhee Library (Knoxville TN)
January 2000 First Place Sculpture: "Mote Warrior"
CHATTACON (Chattanooga TN)
August 1998 Best in Show Sculpture: "Wastage"
RIVERCON (Louisville KY)
June 1998 First Place: “Wastage"
March 1998 Solo Exhibition, Secured Gallery
Roane State Community College (Harriman TN)
November 1997 Best of Show: “Wastage"
CONCAT (Knoxville TN)
February 1996 Artist of the Month
Knoxville Arts Council (Knoxville TN)
October 1995 Bronze Award: "Ice Gods"
7th Annual Dimensional Illustrators Show (New York NY)
January 1994 Best in Show All Categories: "Ice Gods"
CHATTACON (Chattanooga TN)
October 1993 Solo Exhibition
Lincoln Memorial University (Harrogate TN)
July 1993 Best in Show Sculpture: "Sandman"
DRAGONCON / Atlanta Comics Exposition
September 1992 Best in Show Sculpture: "Tooth Faerie"
MAGICON: 50th Annual World Science Fiction Convention
February 1990 Honorable Mention Painting: "Tran"
BOSKONE (Springfield MA)
February 1990 First Place Leading Men's Category (Film): "Duty Uniform"
January 1989 Solo Exhibition
Kenai Peninsula College {Soldotna AK}
July 1987 Second Place Painting: "Orcavalry"
Progress Days Art Show (Soldotna AK)
March 1987 Honorable Mention Painting: "Orcavalry"
October 1985 First Annual Alumni Exhibition (Invitational)
Brigham Young University (Provo UT)
June 1983 Charles Roberts Memorial Award: Best Game Packaging
GAMMA (Game Manufacturers Association) ORIGINS 83
December 1981 Merit Award Best Brochure: "Alaska CATV Introductory Brochure"
Advertising Federation of Alaska (Anchorage AK)
February 1979 Honorable Mention: Illustration
Brigham Young University Annual Student Art Show (Provo UT)
July 1977 Certificate of Merit Category C: Packaging
Braun Memorial Young Designers Competition (New York NY)
January 1976 Solo Exhibition
Littleton Municipal Library (Littleton MA)
April 1975 Third Place Newspaper Illustration: Junior Division (Ricks College Scroll)
Rocky Mountain Collegiate Press Association