13 February 2013 2:30 PM, PST | FEARnet | See recent FEARnet news »

 

  Known the world over for haunting artwork painted in his own blood, surrealist painter and award-winning tattoo artist Vincent Castiglia has announced that he will be offering new hand-painted/embellished Giclée prints of his work for the first time.    While Castiglia is already well regarded in the art world (his latest gallery showing at  Sacred Gallery NYC made worldwide news), his fame has increased greatly over the last couple of years among the horror and extreme-music communities. He won the 2012 award for “Tattoo Artist of the Year” from ThisisHorror.co.uk, and he is the first American artist to receive a solo exhibition invitation from H.R. Giger (designer of the original Alien) in the history of the Giger Museum. He also designed the official poster for the MTV-produced horror film Savage County, and the album art for Eparistera Daimones, the 2010 debut album from Triptykon (founded by Celtic Frost's Tom Gabriel »


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