Robert McCall, Painting our Place in Space
Renowned artist Robert McCall, a long-time space-scene painter, passed away on Feb. 26, 2010. He was 90. McCall created art work that inspired generations and has been seen the world over in NASA mission patches, NASA artist concepts for programs and in murals at NASA centers and museums across the country. Additionally, McCall painted movie posters for the 1968 science fiction film, "2001: A Space Odyssey."