PURCHASE ORIGINAL ARTWORK

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MAGIC - THE GATHERING

Published cards can be viewed at the website of Wizards of the Coast.

Card signing: Please contact Volkan's agent Mark Aronowitz at serra3@optonline.net if you would like to have cards signed.

EXHIBITIONS

IlluXCon I, Altoona, PA, USA, 2008
IlluXCon II, Altoona, PA, USA, 2009
IlluXCon III, Altoona, PA, USA, 2010
Kenosha Public Museum, Kenosha, WI, USA, 2011
Spectrum Live!, Kansas City, MO, USA, 2012
IlluXCon V, Allentown, PA, USA, 2013
Atlas Art House Gallery, Franklin, IN, USA, 2012-2013
National Portrait Gallery, London, Great Britain, 2014
The Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, Great Britain, 2014-2015
Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth, Great Britain, 2015

AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS

2009
Chesley Award for Best Gaming-Related Illustration 2008, Stoic Angel, Magic Card: Shards of Alara (Wizards of the Coast)
Nomination for the Graf Ludo - Best Family-Game-Related Illustrations and Graphics, Der Name der Rose, (Ravensburger Spieleverlag)
Nomination for Chesley Award for Best Product Illustration, Der Name der Rose, (Ravensburger Spieleverlag)

2010
Selection for Nomination for the Graf Ludo - Best Family-Game-Related Illustrations and Graphics, Opera, (The Game Master)
Nomination for Chesley Award for Best Gaming-Related Illustration, Joraga Bard, Magic Card: Zendikar (Wizards of the Coast)
Nomination for Chesley Award for Best Cover Art -Paperback, Die Orks - Blutrache, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)

2011
Nomination for Chesley Award for Best Cover Art -Paperback, Die Zombies von Oz (Atlantis Verlag)

2014
Second Place Prize for "Dritte Melodie" in the category "Imaginative Realism" of the Art Renewal Center Competition "2013-2014 International ARC Salon", www.artrenewal.org
Selection of the portraiture "Markus" for the "BP Portrait Award 2014" exhibition in the National Portrait Gallery London, Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

BOOK AND MAGAZINE COVERS

2007
Antagonist, Gordon R. Dickson and David W. Wixon, (Tor Books)
Phantastisch! No. 27, (Verlag Achim Havemann)

2008
Der Zorn der Trolle, Christoph Hardebusch, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Sternenfeuer, Michael McCollum, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Sternenstürme, Michael McCollum, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Phantastisch! No. 31, (Verlag Achim Havemann)

2009
Die Orks - Blutnacht, Stan Nicholls, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Sturmwelten - Unter schwarzen Segeln, Christoph Hardebusch, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Kartefakt No. 91, (Abenteuer Medien Verlag)

2010
Sturmpfade, Nicole Schuhmacher, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Phantastisch! No. 37, (Verlag Achim Havemann)
Die Zombies von Oz, Christian Endres, (Atlantis Verlag)

2011
Die Orks - Blutjagd, Stan Nicholls, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Farlander - Der Pfad des Kriegers, Col Buchanan, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
The Settlers of Catan, Rebecca Gable / Lee Chadeayne (AmazonCrossing)
Einst herrschten Elfen, James Barclay, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)

2012
Zwergenmacht, Dennis L. McKiernan, (Weltbild Verlag)
Zwergenzorn, Dennis L. McKiernan, (Weltbild Verlag)
Zwergenkrieger, Dennis L. McKiernan, (Weltbild Verlag)
Der Krieg der Trolle, Christoph Hardebusch, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Drachenhüter, Robin Hobb, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Drachenkämpfer, Robin Hobb, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Farlander - Im Auftrag der Rache, Col Buchanan, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Der Pfad der Schatten, Kristen Britain, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)
Phantastisch! No. 46, (Verlag Achim Havemann)

2013
Die dunkle Horde, Christoph Hardebusch, (Heyne, Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH)

2014
Magic- The Gathering: Theros #3 Comic (IDW)
Phantastisch! No. 55, (Atlantis Verlag)

ART BOOKS AND ART MAGAZINES

2006
Spectrum 13 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)

2007
Spectrum 14 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)

2008
A Planeswalker's Guide to Alara, Doug Beyer and Jenna Helland, (Wizards of the Coast)
The Art of the Trading Card Game World of Warcraft, Volume one(Chronicle Books LLC)
Spectrum 15 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)
Volkan Baga - Paintings 2005-2008

2009
Fantasy Art Magazine Ilustrators
Spectrum 16 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)
Volkan Baga - A journey to Homer's Greek Myths - Sketches and Paintings
IlluXConcepts 1, (Association of Fantactic Art)

2010
Spectrum 17 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)
Fantasy+ - Best Hand-Painted Illustrations, No. 3, (Cypi Press)
IlluXConcepts 2, (Association of Fantactic Art)

2011
Spectrum 18 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)

2012
Fantasy+ - World's Most Imaginative Artworks, No. 4, (Cypi Press)
Volkan Baga - Sketches and Paintings 2008-2012
Spectrum 19 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)

2013
American Art Collector No. 92 June 2013, (American Art Collector)
IlluXConcepts 5, (Association of Fantactic Art)
Spectrum 20 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)

2014
BP Portrait Award 2014, (National Portrait Gallery)
Spectrum 21 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)
Infected by Art - Volume 2
9th International 2012-2013 ARC Salon Catalog (Art Renewal Center)

2015
Infected by Art - Volume 3
10th International 2013-2014 ARC Salon Catalog (Art Renewal Center)

2016
Infected by Art - Volume 4
The Art of Magic The Gathering - Zendikar
The Art of Magic The Gathering - Innistrad
Spectrum 23 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)
11th International 2014-2015 ARC Salon Catalog (Art Renewal Center)

2017
Vision Illustrated - Volume 1
12th International 2015-2016 ARC Salon Catalog (Art Renewal Center)
Spectrum 24 - The Best In Contempory Fantastic Art, (Underwood Books)
Infected by Art - Volume 5
The Art of Magic The Gathering - Amonkhet

2018
Infected by Art - Volume 6
The Journal - An Art Order Invitational

2019
Infected by Art - Volume 7

2020
Infected by Art - Volume 8

2021
Infected by Art - Volume 7

2022
Infected by Art - Volume 8

GAMES

2003
Behind, (Fishtank)

2004
Lord of the Rings Labyrinth, (Ravensburger Spieleverlag)

2006
Um Krone und Kragen, (Amigo Spiele + Freizeit)

2007
Alchemist, (Amigo Spiele + Freizeit)
The Settlers of Catan, fourth Edition, (Mayfair Games)
The Cities & Knights of Catan, fourth Edition, (Mayfair Games)
The Seafarers of Catan, fourth Edition, (Mayfair Games)
The Traders & Barbarians of Catan, fourth Edition, (Mayfair Games)

2008
Der Name der Rose, (Ravensburger Spieleverlag)

2009
Opera, (The Game Master)

2013
Cartagena, (Ravensburger Spieleverlag)

2017
A Game of Thrones: Catan - Brotherhood of the Watch, (Fantasy Flight Games, Kosmos)

ARTICLES

2002
Novum No. 09/02, (New Media Magazine Verlag)

2005
Novum No. 12/05, (New Media Magazine Verlag)

2006
Artist Record Teach China No. 14, (Kung Long)

2007
Fantasy Art Magazine China No. 6
Fantasy Art Magazine China No. 29
Art Scene International No. Dec 2007, (TV Trend Verlag)

2008
Der Kunsthandel No. 12-2008, (Der Kunsthandel Verlag)
Imagine FX No. May 2008, (Future Publishing Ltd)

2009
Kartefakt No. 91, (Abenteuer Medien Verlag)
Magic - The Gathering Magazine No. 6, (Panini Verlag)

2013
Imagine FX No. 99 Sep 2013 (Future Publishing Ltd)
inFranken (Mediengruppe Oberfranken)

2022
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