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HR GIGER style exercise by GENZOMAN HR GIGER style exercise by GENZOMAN
Hi there guys! The last mont I was invited to Polymanga 2013, in Montreux, Switzerland. Was an awesome convention with a lot of awesome people :) I was lucky to meet Mr. Hiroshi Nagahama (director of Mushishi, Detroit Metal City and Aku no Hana, I admire him a LOT) but also I didnt know that Giger Museum in Gruyeres was near. In the final day of the conevention, Daniel one of the guys of Polymanga staff give me a little tour in Gruyeres and Giger Museum. To me, HR Giger it was very influential :D my father show me Alien when I was 3 or 4 years old, he told me "you like star wars? you know, space, monsters and that kind of stuff? well, maybe you will like this" (XD THANKS OLD MAN!) so be there looking is awesome original paintings and concept art for alien 1, 2, Poltergeist 2 and Speces was a really big moment to me :)... oh! and later I eat the famous Gruyeres fondue :D Was a perfect day!

This is a little 1 hour warm up, trying to replicate his style in an original compo/design by me :) I hope you like it.

PSCS4/bamboo/1 hour/Music: Alpha - Vangelis.
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:iconpilsen85:
pilsen85 Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2014
Excelente, Gonzalo!
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:iconsilencer1017:
silencer1017 Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2014
the dicks ruined it
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segura2112 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Jawdrop , Love ! Thank You
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markusultimatum Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Great !
shared on G+ with title, name & dA
HR Giger community:
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:iconingrima:
Ingrima Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2014
F**k yeah! Totally awsome (and a bit scary) :D
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AndyGrammel Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Woah this is beyond awesome!!
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:iconborisveronikaart:
BorisVeronikaART Featured By Owner May 16, 2014  Professional General Artist
Great work..Giger will always be huge inspiration ;)
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Basement-Aviator Featured By Owner May 15, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Impressive with the symmetry and shading... truly great work.

The lack of lower jaw and small scars near the mouth remind me of a certain cyborg, but I'm not going to be one of those "YOUR ART LOOKS LIKE [X]" people.
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Barzona Featured By Owner May 14, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Nice attempt. Nothing beats the original, though.
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sidetrack1 Featured By Owner May 14, 2014
"Hard to see the bright side,it is"-something Yoda-esque I wanted to say.

The man who brought us that distinct visceral aesthetic or "biomechanical-ism",body horror "pozing" with sexuality sometimes (pun not intended) has passed away ppl.

Well all you makes of anime like Eva,all you sci-fi artists, all you dystopian biopunk a/o cyberpunks aspirants I hope you learned well from this man.You too ppl working apparently working on the sequel to Prometheus.If we DA's could gather up in a real life forum of some sort would anyone here be mroe up to now than ever to watch "HR Giger revealed" and talk about him and his work after.

When someone like this passes away,it sets a bar that has to be exceeded by another person.However I'm not to sure if anyone will be able to top Giger.Did he teach a/o show us all he could?.Many ppl have been influenced by him or imitated him after just like the fantasy genre has been doing for decades with Tolkien and Robert E.Howard but how many of those ppl knew Giger on face-to-face basis that he'd converse with them,feedback and then some?. 

It's kinda why I personally sorta think that in the near future we might get a "pst-Giger" aesthetic that's less about sexually connatative organisms and more like alternate paths of evolutions recognizable irl creatures could take in the face of so much environmental destruction and ecological alternation (ex.interbreeding with GMO's) in the neat-ish future of a span of a few centuries. 

Sorta like this vertebrata creatures with a things for fins and wings for moving thru fluids like air and water (cuz rising sea levels) like this speculativeevolution.deviantar… + the pessimism in Margaret Atwoods dystopian "Madaddam" trilogy+"The future is wild" book 


Another recent European and great contributor of pop culture from "Metal Hurlant" fame along with Moebius who's artistic remains will be remembered.
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KitamuraP Featured By Owner May 14, 2014
Somehow looks like Shodan from System Shock 2....
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SveenBrazil Featured By Owner May 14, 2014  Student Digital Artist
too
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LauraSpiteri Featured By Owner May 14, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Love it! My favourite artist. :heart:
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krisiskiller101 Featured By Owner May 13, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
RIP hr Giger
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:iconrschr101:
rschr101 Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Very cool.
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LeoLyn Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hello Genzoman

Great picture :clap:!!! I saw this picture and see immediately your inspiration to HR Giger. Great work as an omage to Giger. :clap:
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gabearaujo Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Amazing!
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D3XX777 Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2013
Very nice bro! I was wondering if i could possibly use this as album art for my band's upcoming album. You can either email me at dexfx777@gmail.com or just reply in the comment thread below. We will give you credit as well in the linear notes when the album is finished. Let me know soon and if you have other pieces of art that you want to show me just contact me via email. Hope to hear back from you soon! VERY SERIOUS!
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Redtriangle Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Nice attempt. Just as eery as his original work.
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Deemonef Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
As a giant Giger Fan I can only say:
Perfect!
What a graet artwork:clap:

And yeah man, I was in the museum too. Asked how much those chair coast... I wish I hadn't asked ;)
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rulerofvampires95 Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013
its freaky but i cant look away O.O
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Drakayd Featured By Owner May 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
diferent but epic like your other draws
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NeuroWaveDamage Featured By Owner May 11, 2013   Digital Artist
that is fatastic, very well done, Giger is an awesome artist!
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:iconberabbit:
BeRabbit Featured By Owner May 10, 2013
Euh stressing > < And well done :D
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:iconsynviver:
SynViver Featured By Owner May 5, 2013  Professional General Artist
This is amazing work.
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:iconkanowakitashi:
KanoWakitashi Featured By Owner May 4, 2013
Awesome...

*jawdrop*
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:icondwss:
dwss Featured By Owner May 3, 2013
Too symmetrical and the grotesque faces look cartoonish. Study HARDER! =D
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Leonidas666 Featured By Owner May 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
OMG!
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Shekuzeru Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2013
WOW! This is cool and scary at the same time. I like it.
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DanteLosGatos Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
LOve it
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DrDiegoArmando Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013
Looks very nice, but a bit blurry. Giger's work is a lot more bold.
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:iconartistafrustrado:
artistafrustrado Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
me recuerda a esa cara de SystemShock... esta genial :'D
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WOLF777MX Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Impresionante para ser un ejercicio
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yellow-five Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
interesting.
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Duzloo Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
:squee:

Best. H.R. Giger fanart ever. Love his work as much as you do!
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xelanesque Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2013
Not like ur usual art
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DTJB Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
1 HOUR??? (shoots self in head)

Looking really nice, I'd say you captured his style very well.
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Kitsune-of-Awesome Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
Great work man! Those... things... at the side of the face, what are they? I know that Giger(he is a wonderful artist) did put some... male anatomy in his works, so I was just wondering if there is anything related to that in this piece?
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:iconhavek-san:
Havek-san Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2013
Very interesting. Seems a bit tame compared to much of Giger's work, but I nice tribute I think. :)
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:iconlore-of-seth:
Lore-of-Seth Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Student General Artist
OUTSTANDING WORK
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:iconslunfg:
Slunfg Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
WOOOOOOOOOOOOOWWWWWWW!
ESTA GENIAL!!!!!!!
ABSOLUTAMENTE INCREIBLE!!!!!!
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:iconwegraman:
WegraMan Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Whoa freaky :O
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:iconoshtiv:
Oshtiv Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
At last something different coming from you! I like it
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:iconbhut:
bhut Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013
Whoa! Supernaturally freaky!
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:iconhansmar:
Hansmar Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very interesting work!
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Serorii Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
hwaaaaaaahh she makes me think of shodan

this is incredible!
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Steroids98 Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Definitely knocked my socks off Genzo!

Wasn't expecting this from you
LOL

Epic and terrifying at the same time :D
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LOBOsuave Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
WHOA!!
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Rafanas Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hombre, no es lo mismo que Giger, pero estamos hablando de un "warming", y para haberte puesto una hora, está bastante bien. Me gusta cómo la boca esconde esa otra boca con los dientes oscurecida. No es Giger, pero transmite algo similar.

Y tu padre, vaya troll XD el susto no te lo quitaría nadie.
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Midway2009 Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
WHOA!!
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