Lucasfilm creative art manager Phil Szostak has worked in conjunction with Star Wars art departments since 2008. A graduate of the School of Visual Arts in New York, Szostak ran the JAK Films Art Department on Skywalker Ranch for more than three years before joining the narrative design team on LucasArts's Star Wars: 1313. He is also the author of The Art of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Abrams, 2019) and The Art of Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Abrams, 2017). Doug Chiang is an Academy Award (c)-wining artist, author, and production designer. He currently serves as Lucasfilm VP and executive creative director.
...a fascinating and in-depth look at the art used to bring the series to life with plenty of insider perspectives and tidbits to pore over. -- /Film Everything is in here, from the forging of Mando's ship, the Razor Crest, to his own pre-Beskar look, and, yes, an exploration of how the designs of Baby Yoda would come to be one of the cutest little things in the galaxy far, far away. -- Gizmodo/io9 This is a perfect gift for the padawan and Jedi master alike. -- A.Frame