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Tuesday, May 13, 2014
‘Alien’ creator H.R. Giger is dead at 74 from fall
The renowned Swiss artist H.R.
Giger has died at the age of 74, as a result of injuries sustained in a
fall. Giger, who passed away in a Zurich hospital, was most famous for
the alien monster he created for the movie of the same name.
The terrifying creature and sets he created for Ridley Scott’s
film earned him an Oscar for special effects in 1980. In the art world,
Giger is appreciated for his wide body of work in the fantastic realism
and surrealistic genres... READ MORE