Dirty Show® Zurich II" - Prolongation

Thursday the 12th of January 2017 at 8 p.m. in Edi's Weinstube, Stüssihofstatt 14 in Zurich.

Exhibition: 13.1.-01.03.2017, Mon.-Thu. from 11.00-24.00 hours, Fri. and Sat. from 12.00-02.00 hours and Sun. from 14.00-22.00 hours.


Totenkopf Grimoire
By Valentin Schwarz

Totenkopf Grimoire ... a wonderful new book by Valentin Schwarz with countless pictures of skulls from his private collection. Together with anecdotes, legends and factual texts, a must for every lover of the Morbid.

Book Totenkopf Grimoire / hard cover, 21cm x 21cm
Limited to 66 pieces / Signed
Price incl. Shipping Europe / USA: 69 $

Date of issue: 31 October 2016 c.e. / Halloween



Church of Satan High Priest Curates Art Show at HOWL Gallery/Tattoo, Fort Myers, Florida.

Paintin' for Satan: Tattooers & Illustrators featured in an exhibit curated by High Priest of the Church of Satan, Peter H. Gilmore. Artists include Derek Hess, Tim Lehi, Jef Whitehead, Derek Noble, Dusty Neal, Curt Baer, Timothy Hoyer and many others featured in December exhibition at HOWL Gallery/Tattoo, Fort Myers, FL.

The Devils Reign
An Exhibition Curated by Peter H Gilmore, High Priest, Church of Satan
December 5th 2015 - January 30th, 2016
HOWL Gallery/Tattoo Fort Myers, FL

Opening Reception and Book Release Party December 5th, 2015 (7-11pm)

Fort Myers, FL - September 3, 2015 - Church of Satan High Priest, Magus Peter H Gilmore, has curated an art exhibition and accompanying book to both debut December 5th in Fort Myers, Florida. HOWL Gallery/Tattoo will host The Devils Reign, a two month art show featuring many of the world's best known tattoo artists, as well as illustrators, photographers, painters and sculptors. The show also includes work by members of the Church of Satan's hierarchy. Over 60 artists were selected by Magus Gilmore for the exhibition that runs from December 5th until January 30th, 2016 at HOWL Gallery in Fort Myers, FL. The limited-edition hardcover exhibition book will be available during the opening reception and afterwards.

The Devils Reign features images depicting devils and dark gods from current and past cultures, as well as monstrous characters inspired by HP Lovecraft's Cthulu mythos. The Satanic Bible, first published in 1969 and written by Church of Satan founder Anton Szandor LaVey, was used as inspiration for the exhibit. Artists referenced LaVey’s roster called The Infernal Names which features a list of more than 50 devilish deities compiled from world mythology, including Satan, Lilith, the Greek fertility god Pan, Dracula, Loki, and even Hindu divinities Shiva and Kali. This is the first show and published art book of its kind associated directly with the Church of Satan.

Notable artists in the exhibit include rock poster icon Derek Hess, whose work is included in the collection of The Louvre Museum in Paris and The Rock N Roll Hall of Fame. Modern day tattoo legends Tim Lehi, Jef Whitehead, Derek Noble, Dusty Neal, Curt Baer, Uncle Allan, and Timothy Hoyer all accepted invitations to participate. Well known heavy metal album illustrators such as Seldon Hunt, Shaun Beaudry, Palehorse, and Florian Bertmer also contributed artwork. Stylistically, the works range from the gothic and grotesque to art influenced by Japanese and traditional tattooing styles. A complete list of artists is available below and on the gallery's website.

The Devils Reign hardcover book features art from the exhibition as well as additional pieces not displayed in the gallery. The book is being produced and designed by gallery co-owner and tattoo artist Andy Howl and published in association with the Church of Satan. This limited edition features a two-color metallic cover and more than 90 full-color pages. Retail price of the book is $60. Pre-ordered copies will come signed by High Priest Gilmore and ship with a 12"x18" exhibition poster. Orders are now being taken on the gallery's website.

From Gilmore’s introduction: "For The Devils Reign, our artists work in many styles to evoke the fantastic and demonic. Their renditions of the dread names from Anton LaVey’s The Satanic Bible serve as keys to unleash oft-hidden aspects of the human psyche. As he said himself, “There is a beast in man that should be exercised, not exorcised!.” Devilish art may mock authority, frighten the gullible, and embody complex emotions. Here you’ll find gateways for self-reflection, for opening one’s mind to unique perspectives."

Curator Gilmore has also noted that, "For the first time, the legendary denizens of Hell as denoted in LaVey’s The Satanic Bible are evoked in brilliant, blasphemous detail for you to savor."

Complete list of artists in the exhibition:

AW Storm Anderson
Adam P Campbell
Alexandra Snelgrove
Andy Howl
Cameron John
Chris Reed
Christopher Lee
Clay McCay
Curt Baer
Daniel Byrd
Dave Berns
David Sinclair Smith
David Wallace
Derek Hess
Derek Noble
Dusty Neal
Dylan Garrett Smith
Eric Vernor
Florian Bertmer
Francisco D
Herb Auerbach
Jason Leach
Jef Whitehead
Jeff Srsic
Jett Vincent Bailey
Joao Werner
Josh McAlear
Josie Gallows
Kim Rice
Laney Oleniczak
Lilith Coose
Marilyn Mansfield
Markus Mayer
Matt Lackey
Michaelanthony Alton Mitchell
N! Satterfield
Pale Horse
Robert Lang
Samantha Roman
Sara Ray
Sean Bonner
Seldon Hunt
Shaun Beaudry
Shayne of the Dead
Skot Olsen
Steven Anderson
Stevie Floyd
Thomas Thorn
Tim Lehi
Timothy Hoyer
Tony Karnes
Tracey Pryor
Uncle Allan
Valentin Schwarz
William J Butler
Zac Scheinbaum
Zack Spurlock
Zoth Ommog

Notes to Editors
Exhibition on Display: December 5th, 2015 - January 30th, 2016
Opening Reception & Book Release: December 5th 7-11pm (18+ Only)
Gallery Hours: 11am-8pm M-Th 12-10pm Fr-Sat
Address: HOWL Gallery/Tattoo - 4160 Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33901
Admission: Free
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HOWL GalleryTwitter: @howlgallery

For interviews or additional info:
Contact Andy Howl -
Gallery Phone (239) 332-0161

About HOWL Gallery/Tattoo
HOWL Gallery/Tattoo is a 3,500 sq/ft custom tattoo shop and art gallery located in the center of Fort Myers, Florida. Opened in 2008 by husband and wife Andy Howl and Alainna Zwiernik, HOWL features regular exhibitions by contemporary, illustrative, and tattoo culture oriented artists. The gallery also showcases original local musicians with 1960's style liquid light shows and features a craft beer and wine bar. HOWL gallery is recognized regionally for creating events such as Fort Myers Art Walk and Music Walk which helped revitalize business in the historic district of Fort Myers. The gallery relocated to larger space on US-41 in 2013. For more information on the gallery visit


Valentine Schwarz in the new OLD NICK magazine with a report of the new album DARK SPACE by Zoth Ommog



BeelZebuB, Dark Ambient Projekt made in Europe von Valentin Schwarz.
CD DarK SpacE / limitiert auf 100 Stk. Preis inklusive Versand Europa / USA 25 SFr.


AUSSTELLUNG 30.08.2013 - 24.10.2013


Valentine Schwarz in the new OLD NICK magazine with a report of the new album BEELZEBUB Songs of Demons by Zoth Ommog


Valentin Schwarz created the first music video for the Swiss death metal band Amagortis.

Music by Amagortis Weeding Profusely. Intro music and film of Valentin Schwarz

Enjoy the brutal death metal made in Swiss!


Valentin Schwarz is now also available on Youtube. With his new dark ambient project Beelzebub he constantly created and this included the music videos themselves.


Videos from The new CD BeelZebuB Songs of Demons



Jubiläumsausstellung: "100 x Museum of Porn in Art"


Unteranderem mit Valentin Schwarz und seiner Fotografie:
"Pussy" aus der Kollektion FLEISCH, GOTT UND FORM


Valentin Schwarz im Old Nick Magazin NY

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In this issue: An exclusive interview with Edward Lee, a fantastic photo-shoot with cover girl Marilyn Mansfield, a tribute to Christopher Hitchens, a look at the work of Valentin Schwarz, a new erotic comic strip, features, reviews, and girls, girls, girls!!!


Freitag, 11. 11. 2011

Valentin Schwarz präsentiert den Kurzfilm TOTENTANZ am Filmfestival Clair-Obscure in Basel.

Totentanz (CH 2011) R: Valentin Schwarz / Experimental Film / ohne Dialog / 5min

In unserer Wegwerfgesellschaft kommt es mehr wie den je vor, dass ein gutes Stück Fleisch im Kühlschrank in Vergessenheit fällt. So kommt es nach einem grossen Ekel so schnell wie möglich in den Mülleimer und so in Vergessenheit. Vergisst man aber den Müllsack und deren Transport, so kommen die Fliegen und ergötzen sich dem Fleisch. So auch an jenem Tage, als ich den Müllsack vergass und die Fliegen schon genüsslich das Fleisch verzerrten. Wie sie tanzten, sich windeten und am Schluss verzweifelt einen Ausgang am Fenster suchten, so schön und doch so vergänglich wie das Stück Fleisch im Müllsack. Gibt es nichts schöneres, als diesen Todestanz der Fliegen mit einem Hauch poetischer Klassik zu unterlegen? Wir, die Gesellschaft sind nichts weiteres als Fliegen in einer klassischen Art des Tanzes.
Valentin Schwarz anno 2011

In our disposable society, it is more like than ever before that a good piece of meat in the refrigerator falls into oblivion. It comes after a great disgust as soon as possible in the trash and so forgotten. But forget the garbage bag and transporting them, so come the flies, and revel the meat. So also on that day when I forgot the garbage bag and the flies have distorted the meat with relish. As they danced, and finally winds up desperately sought an exit by the window, so beautiful and yet so ephemeral as the piece of meat in the garbage bag. Is there nothing better than inferior to this death dance of the birds with a touch of classical poetry? We, the society are nothing more than flying in a classical style of dance.
Valentin Schwarz anno 2011


AUSSTELLUNG 02.11.11 - 01.12.11







AUSSTELLUNG 07.01.11 - 03.02.11