Who is H. B. Coffin?

Name: Raul A. Rodriguez
Date of Birth: December 26th, 1985
Birthplace: McAllen, TX
Zodiac: Capricorn
Birth Cards: The Tower / The Chariot
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Artist / Designer
Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts – University of Texas at San Antonio

What’s in a name?

The “H” does not stand for “Harry,” and the “B” does not stand for “Bronze.” These are merely false initials for an obscure pseudonym; an internet handle which people have come to recognize me by.

What is H. B. Cstudios?

This is my sanctuary; a studio/gallery for the work of the demimath H. B. Coffin. Here I work as an independent artist and a freelance designer.

What is “Harry’s Bronze Coffin?”

My current project in music, est. 2005, “Harry’s Bronze Coffin” is a solo project incorporating the use of instrumentation, vocalization, audio programming, live theatre, and digital visual media.

What are “Kyju?”

A series of monsters born from inspiration that came when I was introduced to the world of urban vinyl and Japanese sofubi. In respect of traditional kaiju, and for lack of a better word, I’ve labeled these monsters as “Kyju,” or better yet, candy kaiju; a bittersweet kind of beast.

Who are the Maurizio brothers?

I grew up playing video games. I still play video games. If I’m not doing something productive, it’s probably because I’m playing video games. “The Maurizio Bros.” is a lampoon of Nintendo’s greatest mascot and his fellow cast members, as well as my childhood.