Symbolic Analysis: The Covenant and Nostromo Patch

By Benjamin West - 1QFKub9RpoHOHg at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level, Public Domain ARK OF THE COVENANT (Heb. €aroôn, the common name for a “chest” or “coffer”). It was called the “ark of the covenant” (Numbers 10:33; Deuteronomy 31:26; Hebrews 9:4; etc.), because stored the Ten Commandments, and other holy artifacts; “the ark of …

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Commission, Ashstryker: Androids of Alien

I recently requested Ashsart to draw me the Androids of Alien, my request was pretty specific. They needed to be drawn height accurate and be holding something associated with their character. http://ashstryker.tumblr.com/post/168763567350/recently-finished-a-commission-for-the-lovely From left to right: Ash is holding a porn magazine, Bishop is balancing a knife in his palm, Walter is holding a flower, …

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Commission, Yomjileam: St Ash of Xenomorphs

I requested Yomjileam to draw Ash from Alien 1979 in the style of a saint, because really he was just doing his job and in his sacrifice I believe he should be recognised. They went through a great deal of research to my delight and came up with this wondrous specimen. http://yomjileam.tumblr.com/post/166401892108/commissioned-work-for-muthur9000-they-had I especially like …

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