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HR Giger Dead

May 13th, 2014 - Leo Plaw H.R. Giger

HR Giger died from injuries sustained because of a fall on Monday the 12th of May 2014. After tripping and falling down stairs at his Zurich home, he was rushed to hospital where he later passed away, aged 74.

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The Art Of Big ‘O’ Crowdfunding

November 26th, 2013 - Leo Plaw The Art of Big 'O'

The Art Of Big ‘O’ will be a lavish color 8.5 x 11 inch 192 page hard cover book which will feature the finest fantastic artwork and personal stories from some of the most influential and exciting artists of our time. The book will be funded by a crowdfunding campaign.

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Alien Diaries

June 20th, 2013 - Leo Plaw HR Giger - Alien Diaries - Edition Patrick Frey

In the transcribed Alien Diaries, published for the first time as a facsimile, HR Giger describes his work on the film Alien (1979). With brutal honesty, sarcasm and occasional despair, Giger describes what it is like working for the film industry.

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15th Anniversary of HR Giger Museum

June 18th, 2013 - Leo Plaw

This month the HR Giger Museum in Switzerland will be celebrating 15 years since its opening. In the presence of the artist, the HR Giger Museum is devoting all its energies to host an unforgettable experience in its biomechanical and futuristic world.

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HR Giger “Universe” Exhibition

April 16th, 2012 - Leo Plaw HR Giger “Universe” Exhibition

Artifist Galerie is pleased to present in aticipation of the forthcoming movie “Prometheus” by Ridley Scott (Alien, Blade Runner, Gladiator) a special exhibition in honor of HR Giger, the Swiss artist famous for his Oscar-winning work on “Alien”.

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H.R. Giger Retrospective Exhibition Fabrik der Künste

February 20th, 2012 - Leo Plaw

Fabrik der Künste in Hamburg presented a retrospective exhibition of the great Swiss artist HR Giger, with artworks from the collections of HR Giger and Marco Witzig (Giger Work Catalogue). The exhibition gives an overview of over 40 years of Fantastic Artwork.

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HR Giger – Dreams and Visions – Kunst Haus Wien

June 10th, 2011 - Leo Plaw HR Giger - Kunst Haus Wien

On the 10th of March 2011, was the opening reception for the H.R. Giger retrospective exhibition “H.R. Giger – Dreams and Visions” at Kunst Haus Wien.

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HR Giger – Kunst Haus Wien 2011

February 16th, 2011 - Leo Plaw HR Giger at work

In a comprehensive retrospective devoted to HR Giger, Kunst Haus Wien takes a new look at the works of a controversial artist who, more than almost anyone else, has had a farreaching influence on pop culture and cyberculture.

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