An award-winning illustrator, Douglas Klauba has created cover artwork for books featuring such famous characters as Kolchak: The Night Stalker, Doc Savage, The Avenger, The Spider, Zorro, and The Phantom, among others. Alex Ross selected Doug to collaborate on a series of golden age hero origins for Project Superpowers. In addition to his publishing work for companies including Harper-Collins, Dynamite Entertainment, American Fantasy Press, Kino On Video, Moonstone Books and DC Comics/Upper Deck, Klauba is a highly sought-after commercial illustrator. He counts among his clients The Field Museum, The Bradford Exchange, Paramount Parks, Bosch, Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Bears, and the Joffrey Ballet just to name a few.
Doug's paintings have been included in the art annuals of Spectrum: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, the Society of Illustrators, and Imagine FX magazine. His painting, Mercury Jack exhibited in the Spectrum Show at the Museum of American Illustration and a poster of his painting, Stella 7 is hanging on Howard Wolowitz's bedroom wall on the hit television show, Big Bang Theory.
Currently, while Doug is painting a series of Old Time Radio detectives for Radio Archives, he is also illustrating an original pulp inspired adventure graphic novel, New Dreaming Men.