The advent of Spring will see the release of Veneficium: Magic, Witchcraft, and the Poison Path, by Daniel Schulke. The cover of the book will feature artwork recently exhibited in Germany, and will be released in tandem with a limited edition signed lithograph. Future illustrated projects are also in the works. For more information please visit the Three Hands Press website.
Additional Vierling paintings used for various album covers, and an exclusive interview, are being presented in an illustrated art book titled, 'Metal & Hardcore Graphics - Extreme Artworks from the Underworld' edited by Cristian Campos. The book is published in 5 languages via Frechmann in Cologne, Germany, and is available world-wide.
Press Release from the publisher states:
This book is the first ever anthology of contemporary metal & hardcore art, and includes covers, booklets, posters, flyers, t-shirts, art, merchandising, logos and photos. This is, more than an art book, a bible of a whole lifestyle, a sourcebook of inspiration for fans, artists and anyone interested in metal and hardcore music. The book contains the work of more than 100 artists and labels, more than 2000 images, and ten in-depth interviews with metal designers and artists, illustrated with photos taken by themselves specially for the occasion.
|Powers of the Sphinx by Benjamin Vierling. Ajna Records.|