|This Buddha at Muang Khoun (old Xieng Khouang) is made all the more striking by the scars of war it wears. But after the turmoil, he still sits peacefully.|
A Tribute to Hans Ruedi GigerA Tribute to Hans Ruedi Giger by techgnotic
He was an artist you might not know.
But you’ve met his children…
It’s rare that a “new” iconic monster is born and becomes forever identifiable,—— no matter the variations, by generation after generation. So it was when George Romero created the ultimate “zombie” in his Night of the Living Dead in 1968. Zombie Apocalypse fans today may have never heard of George or seen the original “Night,” but the zombies they so love in fare like The Walking Dead owe their existence to Romero’s original vision.
In 1979, screenwriter Dan O’Bannon craft
Art Director/Graphic Designer that started out in sultry New Orleans, moved to the rat race of Metropolitan D. C., and has landed for now in tropical Phnom Penh in the Kingdom of Cambodia where I work as a freelance. I have heaps of photos (mostly travel related) on my flickr www.flickr.com/photos/keithkel… if you’re interested. Life is a journey and art grows from everything. Cheers!|
Current Residence: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Favourite genre of music: on the Heavier side, but like all types
Favourite photographer: see "Favourite artist"
Favourite style of art: Symbolist
Operating System: MAC
MP3 player of choice: iPod
Favourite cartoon character: Calvin and Hobbes