Quotes by: H. R. Giger

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H. R. Giger
Giger in 2012
Born Hans Rudolf Giger
(1940-02-05)5 February 1940
Chur, Graubünden, Switzerland
Died 12 May 2014(2014-05-12) (aged 74)
Zürich, Switzerland
Cause of death Complications from falling
Nationality Swiss
Occupation Painter, sculptor, set designer, film director
Style Science fiction, fantasy, occult, macabre
Spouse(s) Mia Bonzanigo (1979–81; divorced)
Carmen Maria Scheifele (2006–14; his death)
Partner(s) Li Tobler (1966–75)
Website hrgiger.com

You know, it was just another presentation of my work, and a funny one, because the cards are quite different from the normal Tarot deck, no?
H. R. Giger
I like elegance. I like art nouveau; a stretched line or curve. These things are very much in the foreground of my work.
H. R. Giger
Some people say my work is often depressing and pessimistic, with the emphasis on death, blood, overcrowding, strange beings and so on, but I don't really think it is.
H. R. Giger
Some people would say my paintings show a future world and maybe they do, but I paint from reality. I put several things and ideas together, and perhaps, when I have finished, it could show the future.
H. R. Giger
When I was a young boy, I was obsessed with skulls and mummies and things like that.
H. R. Giger
I'm a painter, really. To be successful, you have to go to Hollywood, and I didn't like to travel.
H. R. Giger
You know I was curious - I was interested in all kinds of mystery or deeper meanings in the paintings because I myself have not analyzed why they have turned out like this or like that.
H. R. Giger
You know, I said I have this problem that I need to more carefully read Akron's text because it's too much, too much fantasy, and so I am busy with other stuff - it's funny, it's nice to hear that someone is studying that carefully and now I know a little bit more about that.
H. R. Giger
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