Hans Rudolf “Ruedi” Giger is a Swiss surrealist painter, sculptor, and set designer. He won an Academy Award for Best Achievement for Visual Effects for his design work on the film Alien. Giger’s style and thematic execution have been highly influential.
Giger - Hans Rudolf Giger was a Swiss artist with works in painting, sculpture, communication interior and cinema. A pioneer and leader in surrealism and fantastic art. Born: February Chur, Switzerland / Death: May Zurich, Switzerland