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Horror Artists

The industry’s top horror art talent covering a variety of illustrators, painters, collagists, surrealists and dark artistry creators. While “horror art” did have a boost during the later 90’s, it soon became over saturated with savvy digital manipulators to the point of being highly derivative.

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We at HorrorNews.net fully support the horror art community in our efforts to alert others of new talents, new techniques being used, and the pioneers of horror advertising products. While typically this is a place for new talent, we also want to include (when appropriate) the core influencers. Hopefully this will spark your own separate journey to check out their collective web sites, art books and horror artisan contrubtuions. Horror Art is something that will always prevail whether it moves to becoming retro of cutting edge…folks like their scary pictures.

Horror Artists

Horror Art: Joachim Luetke

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BIO: has created arresting designs for a wide variety of projects, including print, film, CDs and DVDs. Born in Germany, he studied art in Switzerland during the late seventies, and improved his unique, disturbing talent at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, Austria. He still lives in Vienna as a renowned multimedia designer. His work’s been celebrated with several …

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Horror Art: Dennis William

BIO: The horror genre is a fantastic playground for artist types. It’s world that has no rules, and if you do happen to stumble across a rule somewhere in the dark, it’s only there to be broken. It’s really the only genre that allows an actor, actress, writer or artist to fully explore the spectrum of the human experience in all …

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Horror Art: SpineStealer

Once my traditional training in art had ended, I no longer practiced the arts which I was taught, and spent several years not knowing what to do with myself. But in 2006 I fell ill with a rare (and under-studied) condition. With encouragement from the artist Rob Lebeau, I looked to art as an outlet for my physical and emotional …

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Horror Art: Nick Percival

BIO: Based in the foggy, gothic, cobblestoned back streets of the United Kingdom, been a professional Illustrator and Animation Director for a good few years. Having co-founded and run one of the UK largest CGI Animation Studios, I also paint concept and create production artwork for Film & TV, video games and comic books including projects for folks such as …

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Horror Art: Zombienose

Zombienose is the author of the darkly poetic storybook series of twisted tales, known as The Zombienose Collection’ – There Are No Happy Endings. For those who know him best he is a gentle and kind character, secretly optimistic. It is said that his work offers endless comfort among the souls that are never quite sane in the night. Hailing …

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Interview: Natasha Morley (Special FX Make-up Artist)

Natasha Morley is an amazing Special FX Make-up artist. Her specialties include: Airbrushing, body painting, drawing, hair stylist and nail technician. First off tell us about yourself? Natasha- My name is Natasha Morley, I’m a qualified makeup artist for films, TV and high fashion. My world revolves around makeup, positivity, creativity and anything artistic. When did you know you wanted …

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Horror Art: Vincent Lentzsch

BIO “Vincent Lentzsch, born on the 5th of February 1986 in Mönchengladbach/Germany, had always the aim to carve out his original style and a link to fantastic and horror themed visiual content at all. One very early encounter with the world of fantastic art was his mother´s book „Dragon´s Dream“ by Roger of Dean, which he used to browse often …

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Horror Art: Aldo Requena

BIO: Aldo Requena, also renowned as “Valgorth” is an Argentinian creator with a passion for art, designs, coding and digital media. He specializes in the creation of characters, creatures and artwork with macabre, sci-fi or surreal themes. His breakthrough came in 2005, producing the cover art for the German heavy metal band ‘Paragon’. Since then he has created covers, album …

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Horror Art: Jason Grim

BIO: My name is Jason Grim and I am a self portrait artist. My photographs are influenced by horror novelists, cinema, and video games. I graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelors in Fine Art Photography in 2013, which was a time when I was creating social commentary works. However, my love for the horror genre and …

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Horror Art: Ashley Thorpe

BIO: Ashley Thorpe was born in Inverness, Scotland in 1972 yet grew up in Devon, England. After studying Fine art / Film in Canterbury Ashley relocated to Manchester where he worked briefly for the BBC. After a number of years pursuing illustration in London and a brief sojourn in Athens,Greece as a comic artist, Ashley returned to his Devonshire roots …

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Horror Art: Tanya Lane

BIO: I was born and raised in Southern California. I moved to Missouri 10 years ago where I met my husband and now reside. I have had my artwork published in Calendars and greeting cards. Have exhibited in galleries in California and Missouri. I consider myself a self taught artist. I prefer working in oils on canvas, but have tried …

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Horror Art: Shawn Conn

BIO Shawn’s very birth was a portend of the dark path he would one day take with his art. He was born breech during a freak blizzard in early November. As his mother was bleeding to death, Shawn was being choked by his own umbilical cord. The Doctor grabbed his feet and yanked, breaking his right arm in the process. …

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Horror Art: Laura Barbosa

BIO Laura Barbosa is collected on an International Level and is a Published Artist with Public Collections. Her artwork has been featured on HGTV, Published in Hair’s How Magazine, NY ARTS Magazine, Forbes & more. Her artwork resides in Spain, Australia, The United Kingdom, Canada and in all 50 United States. Artist Statement: My Artwork does not describe any one …

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Horror Art: Wes Huffor

BIO: Wes Huffor is a Southern Californian artist best known for visceral, seductive, and pathological crime and horror storytelling. Wes started out working for small press publishers in Los Angeles and the Inland Empire. In 2008, Huffor released Charnel House, a Horror and Crime anthology under the flag of UK based publisher Broken Voice. As a nod to classic Crime …

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Horror Art: Steve Hurd

BIO: Though prone to periods of wanderlust, I have been stuck in The Appalachian Mountains for what has seemed like an eternity. I began to alter my surroundings in the early 2000s, starting with decoupaging every flat surface I could find. People found these projects unusual, but interesting, as nobody else had neither coffee tables nor bookcases that were also …

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Horror Art: Melinda Kónya

BIO: I’m self-taught artist, all is based in observation and inspiration.My art depicts, my pain,emotions, feelings and all the negative things of the world like, pain,lonleyness, sorrow,fear, mental illnesses, anger,disgust,abuse,agression and fake, rude,stupid ,silly,idiot people. An artwork starts to born when I’ m listening to music in the dark, I notice a complete image in my mind and this is …

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