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’ 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.
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.
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.
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”.
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.