Artist Guests of Honor

John Avon (@realJohnAvon)

John Avon is one of Magic’s most beloved artists, famous for his atmospheric landscapes and striking scenes. His basic land illustrations are iconic, particularly the full-art versions printed in Unhinged. Other highlights include Seat of the Synod, Thespian’s Stage, and the Grand Prix foil / Modern Masters version of Maelstrom Pulse. See more cards illustrated by John Avon.

John Avon Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
10am - 12pm
  2pm - 4pm
10am - 12pm
  2pm - 4pm
10am - 12pm
  2pm - 4pm

All times are local.

Aleksi Briclot (@AleksiBriclot)

Artist for Grand Prix London playmat illustration Ravaging Blaze! As the illustrator of the original five Planeswalker cards, Aleksi Briclot defined the new card type with his inimitable style, later illustrating Gideon Jura; Tezzeret, Agent of Bolas; Vraska the Unseen; and Sarkhan Unbroken. Among his other famous illustrations are Primeval Titan; the Lorwyn version of Thoughtseize; and Ulamog, the Infinite Gyre. See more cards illustrated by Aleksi Briclot.

Aleksi Briclot Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
1pm - 7pm 11am - 1:30pm
  2:30pm - 7pm
11am - 1:30pm
  2:30pm - 7pm

All times are local.

Artist Alley

Svetlin Velinov (@velinov_)

Svetlin Velinov has contributed more than 100 illustrations to Magic, including some of the most-played cards in all of Magic’s most prominent formats. Among the Bulgarian artist’s contributions are Abrupt Decay, Disdainful Stroke, Goblin Rabblemaster, Memnite, Preordain, Temple of Enlightenment, The Mimeoplasm, Thundermaw Hellkite, Torpor Orb, Toxic Deluge, and the Modern Masters printing of Vedalken Shackles. See more cards illustrated by Svetlin Velinov.

Svetlin Velinov Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
10am - 6pm 9:30am - 6pm 9:30am - 6pm

All times are local.

rk post (@postrk)

rk post’s distinctive Gothic stylings have appeared on several of the most famous cards in Magic’s history, including Morphling and Lightning Angel, as well as popular Modern and Legacy cards such as Fulminator Mage and Ichorid. See more cards illustrated by rk post.

rk post will have this Grand Prix London exclusive playmat for sale at his booth!

rk post Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm

All times are local.

Karl Kopinski (@Karlkop)

British artist Karl Kopinski has illustrated more than 100 Magic cards in a career distinguished by skill with landscapes, faces, and muscular figures. Among his works are Æther Vial (reprints); Butcher of the Horde; Chord of Calling (Magic 2015); Dragonlord Atarka, Elvish Archdruid; Garruk, Caller of Beasts; Master of Waves; Sidisi, Brood Tyrant; Slayers' Stronghold; and Temple of Silence. See more cards illustrated by Karl Kopinski.

Karl Kopinski Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
11am - 6pm 10am - 6pm 10am - 5pm

All times are local.

Filip Burburan

Croatian artist Filip Burburan has a unique style blending his interests in street art, fantasy, and traditional media. He made his Magic debut in the 2015 Core Set with the attention-grabbing art for Scuttling Doom Engine. Dragons of Tarkir features more than half a dozen of his illustrations, including popular green mythic rare Deathmist Raptor. See more cards illustrated by Filip Burburan.

Filip Burburan Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm

All times are local.

Chris Rallis

Magic newcomer Chris Rallis makes his Grand Prix debut in London! The self-taught UK-based illustrator's contributions to the game include Fate Reforged burn spell Bathe in Dragonfire, formidable mythic rare Dragon Whisperer, and the dramatic Shieldhide Dragon. See more cards illustrated by Chris Rallis.

Chris Rallis Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
11am - 1pm
  2pm - 6pm
10am - 1pm
  2pm - 6pm
11am - 1pm
  2pm - 6pm

All times are local.

Miles Johnston (@MilesJohnston)

Miles Johnston is a talented newcomer with an eye for the surreal and incredible drawing skills. His first illustration for Magic: The Gathering, on the Ophidian-meets-Prowess blue creature Jhessian Thief, appears in Magic Origins.

Miles Johnston Signing Times

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm

All times are local.

Special Guests

In addition to the artists listed above, Grand Prix London will also offer attendees a chance to meet a number of fan-favorite personalities!

The VS Series Stars

Looking for some last-minute tips before Grand Prix London’s main event? We’ve got you covered! On Friday, August 14, from 2pm – 3:30pm, join VS Series stars Brad Nelson, Todd Anderson, Tom “The Boss” Ross, Brian “BBD” Braun-Duin and Chris “CVM” VanMeter as they share their thoughts on the Standard format and then take questions from the audience!

Later on Friday, from 5pm – 9pm, all five will be on-site meeting fans, signing autographs, and posing for pictures. Gold and Platinum registrants can pick up their VS Series tokens Friday and commemorate their Grand Prix London experience by having all five of them autographed!

Rich Hagon (@MTGRich)

Rich Hagon is one of the game’s most colorful storytellers, a core member of Wizards of the Coast’s Pro Tour coverage team and a staple on the European Grand Prix circuit.

On Friday, August 14, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, enjoy Rich Hagon's famous traveling game show! Come test your knowledge of Magic: The Gathering trivia while discovering interesting facts and tidbits about the game. Participation is completely FREE and cool prizes will be up for grabs!

Aranel Cosplay (@eternal_aranel)

Aranel Cosplay began cosplaying in 2008 and has since created a number of cosplays based on her favorite game… Magic the Gathering! Commemorate your Grand Prix London experience by taking your picture alongside some of the Multiverse’s most iconic characters, including Jace Beleren and Liliana of the Veil!

Aranel Cosplay Appearance Schedule

Friday, August 14 Saturday, August 15 Sunday, August 16
4pm - 8pm
(Jace Beleren)
10am - 2pm
(Liliana, Heretic Healer)

4pm - 8pm
(Liliana of the Veil)
10am - 1pm
(Jace Beleren)

All times are local.