Posts Tagged ‘kmfdm art’
Rare BRUTE! artworks discovered

During my long-postponed visit to the UK this month, I came across a number of original artworks. Stored in air-tight folders and packed into a steel chest, items from the early to late 90′s (including a number of animation frames and storyboards from the two animations I did for KMFDM) came to light as well […]

KMFDM rough art from Tohuvabohu

Tohuvabohu Swordgirl rough 01 Tohuvabohu album cover concept rough sheetTohuvabohu swordgirl figure concept sheet I‘m often asked how much preparatory work goes into each album cover I do and this series of rough conceptual work goes some way in illustrating how the final design comes about.3 months before the final artwork was completed, I started […]

Nitzer Ebb Pub

The lads from Nitzer Ebb enjoy a quiet pint in a pub with a swell decor. It can’t be that tough to get served in there, surely!

KMFDM Animation Frames Unearthed

A fan recently sent me two frames from the KMFDM animation ‘Drug Against War’ which I worked on with H-Gun Studios in Chicago, circa 1993. The top one is a three cel composite (additional inking by Pete Moriarty) while the one below is the basic illustration which was later coloured in Photoshop and animated in […]

BRUTE! – KMFDM CD Sleeve for ‘BLITZ’

KMFDM are my most regular clients and I had great pleasure in completing their latest CD sleeve recently. Its going back more to the roots of the KMFDM style in terms of art.Check out their site: and official MySpace page:


The background is a grid of my hometown on Merseyside.

New KMFDM cover

I recently submitted my final draft for the recently-released KMFDM album ‘Tohuvabohu’. However, when I saw the print version, the background was entirely different to my version. When I asked why it had been changed, I was informed by KMFDM that it had been ‘remixed’. I’m not a big fan of music and know even […]

New KMFDM CD – conceptual art

I asked my media student group to come up with a range of ideas for the new KMFDM CD sleeve. Here are some of their concepts.

Abe Lincoln Poster by Aidan 'BRUTE! Hughes Limited edition A2 full colour posters for Age of Civilisation online game. Printed on 120gm stock. Signed by the artist. Shipping and handling costs dependent on region. BUY NOW at the BRUTE! SHOP