• Title: American Surreal
  • Author: Todd Schorr
  • ISBN: 9780867197099
  • Page: 160
  • Format: Hardcover
  • American Surreal The latest collection of paintings by one of contemporary surrealism s most influential artists American Surreal picks up where Dreamland Schorr s previous bestselling collection of mind bending pain
    The latest collection of paintings by one of contemporary surrealism s most influential artists American Surreal picks up where Dreamland, Schorr s previous bestselling collection of mind bending paintings left off Look forward to countless hours of eye bulging investigative thought while examining the impeccably rendered subject matter that has become the hallmark of ScThe latest collection of paintings by one of contemporary surrealism s most influential artists American Surreal picks up where Dreamland, Schorr s previous bestselling collection of mind bending paintings left off Look forward to countless hours of eye bulging investigative thought while examining the impeccably rendered subject matter that has become the hallmark of Schorr s outrageous vision Schorr, one of the seminal figures in what has come to be known as the Lowbrow or Pop Surrealism art movement, has continually and systematically set the bar ever higher in his quest to bring classic old master painting technique to his pop culture infused subject matter This latest collection continues that journey culminating with the epic masterpiece Ape Worship included in this volume Schorr s paintings are the subject of two upcoming museum retrospectives, and are highly prized and coveted by collectors the world over American Surreal is sure to satisfy those with an overly developed visual appetite.

    One Reply to “American Surreal”

    1. When I gaze at a Todd Schorr painting, I feel like I’m in 5th grade again with my best friend (at the time, later WORST ENEMY when he threw a tack at me in the middle of high school Latin class and thought it was just so hilarious when it stuck in my hand, started listening to and dressing like BILLY IDOL—not in class—and tried to get my friends to DRINK ALCOHOL!* with him—also not in class—instead of play Dungeons & Dragon with me…damn you Keith Rundl!!!) in darkest winter when [...]

    2. Fantastic images from the show in San José with text that helps to explain some of what is behind the compositions.

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