Giger is, in my opinion, one of the most influencal artist of the 20st century. If you’ve ever seen Alien, Poltergeist II, Species, Prometheus, you’ve seen his disturbing work. A great artist is gone, one of my favorist.
In Thank You for the Nightmares: Hans Rudolf Giger, 1940 – 2014:
When I was about 5 years old my father got a human skull. That was something special. I was very young, and it was a little frightening. But I was proud to have a skull. My interest in skulls and bones came very early.
If you travel in Switzerland, near Gruyères, spend some time in the H. R. Giger Museum, it really worth it.
And take some times to play to Dark Seed: