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Monday, June 18, 2007

Ape the Alien

This one is for Oliver and Thies.
Update: Oliver Kurth has posted a response to this. Thank you, sir! Absolutely great!


  1. HEY!!!

    Just amazing, your style just blow my mind,and thanks a lot for your comment in my blog

  2. Yes Sir, a gorilla alien on a flying machine, that's the way we like it! Love the helmet. (By th way: the moped actually looks like a character itself.)

    Thanks a lot for dedicating this sporty piece to Thies an me. I feel deeply honoured!

  3. Sensational! A wonderful glass helmet for his mind-blowing brain!
    Lovely space gorilla!! Many thanks, Florian!

  4. You have some fantastic art on you blog!

  5. I adore your style of drawing! Always I watch for, your new works!

  6. Nice!! Love the 'equipment' and clothes on all your characters, and these fabulous machines they always ride. Cool!!

  7. I'm always in awe when I come here, man. Fantastic work!

  8. Another great invention! I agree with Oliver with the moped thingie looking like a character. Maybe it could transform into an insectoid robot!

    Really funny and simultaneously wonderous!