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H.R. Giger (1940-2014)

For those who have not heard the sad news, H.R. Giger has died at the age of 74.

Swiss Artist H.R. Giger, Who Designed the alien from the film ’Alien,’ dies at 74

The Art World Is Too Safe Now: H.R. Giger Has Died

This is extremely sad news. His artwork so influenced the world around us and the science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres forever more. I still have nightmares from time to time about some of the Giger imagery.

To check out some of his work, go the H.R. Giger website by following the link.

Rest In Peace, Hans Rudolf. You've earned your place in immortality. And let's hope that it's not as horrific as some of the stuff you created.
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