Here is a short bio about artist Sam Chivers from his official website:
Sam Chivers was born in 1974 and Graduated with a BA in Illustration at Porstmouth University,
He often creates surreal sci-fi infused imagery.
With his roots firmly entrenched in European comics and fantasy art of the 1970s and 80s his work is also informed by the natural and agricultural landscape native to his surroundings in the East Sussex countryside. His work often explores the relationship between science and the natural world. – read more
See more from Sam Chivers here: http://www.samchivers.com/