Alex Gross Creates Surreal Retro Japanese Oil Paintings

By: Peter Vallas - Published: Feb 16, 2011   Updated: Jun 30 2011 • References: alexgross and pinktentacle
American artist Alex Gross takes inspiration from various aspects around him and combines with his surreal imagination to create these one-of-a-kind art pieces.

Alex Gross collaborates a mixture of retro Japanese, consumer culture icons and Victorian imagery in his shocking and riveting group of paintings.

View the gallery to see the work by Alex Gross that may leave you quite speechless.

Implications - The featured artworks reveal to businesses that absurdity is extremely popular among younger generations. Many enjoy the oddities of the surreal world because they are a mix of both fact and fantasy. Bizarre images are a sure-fire way to grasp any consumer's attention.