Flora: Amorphophallus Titanium

https://www.instagram.com/p/BU9I32ml3AU/ Transcription - David's Illustrations Etymology Amorphophallus titanum, in Latin | Ancient Greek = άμορφος +  φαλλός amorphos = without form, misshapen + phallos = phallus + titanum = titan/giant (1) Amorphophallus titanum Also known as the titan arum is a flowering plant with the largest unbranched inflorescence(spike) in the world.(3) Due to its odour, like the smell of …

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Creatives: Dane Hallett & Matt Hatton – Episode 9 – Yutani Podcast Alien Day Special

Title card design by Frans Hattingh Welcome to our Alien Day Creatives series special! We have a jam-packed 2.25-hour podcast filled with special greetings from many in the Alien Universe. We would also like to announce that Dane and Matt are releasing a special David 8 Visual Art Diary, due to be released at SDCC. Pre-order …

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Flora: The Pitcher Plant

  PITCHER PLANT   Fig. A (plan view) Local pitcher plants proved useful in the collection of many small animals and insects to the point where often it became preferable to other methods. They are fairly aggressive and use the natural rainwater to catalyse an enzyme genetically similar to the ammonite mucus mentioned previously. This …

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Carlos Huante’s Concept Art for Alien Awakening

It was late last evening when Carlos Huante had shared some concept art on instagram, which he stated was for a movie that never got made. Here are the images: These pieces are beautiful, but the style would suit a sequel to Prometheus, rather than Neil Blomkamp's shelved Alien movie. For unknown reasons his pieces …

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Lumpy Gourd

Massam Corrumpit Hard outer casing surrounding a somewhat fleshy substance which seems to be sufficient in satiating appetite. When extracted correctly the remaining shell creates a useful vessel. This concept art was by Matt Hatton I have identified this to be a bumpy gourd. It’s interesting that David mentions it’s sufficient to satiate an appetite, …

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