February 11, 2017 – May 14, 2017
Superheroes and Superstars: The Works of Alex Ross brings the artwork of one of the world’s most preeminent and well-respected comic book artists to the Shenandoah Valley. Alex Ross is recognized for revitalizing the comic book industry with his brilliant use of watercolor and realism. Organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum and at the MSV through May 14, 2017, this traveling exhibition presents illustrations, sketches, and several never-before-seen personal artworks, including crossover battles between popular characters from comic books and film.
The MSV display of Superheroes and Superstars: The Works of Alex Ross is sponsored by Shenandoah Country Q102.
Please note: photography is not permitted in this exhibition. Alex Ross prints, gicleé prints, books, and more are available in the Museum Store for purchase.
“Flash Gordon 35th Anniversary [detail],” 2015. © 2015 KING FEATURES SYNDICATE, INC. ™ HEARST HOLDINGS, INC.
“Hulk Marvelmania Poster Painting [detail],” 2016, gouache on paper, © 2017 Marvel.
“Yellow Submarine – John Lennon [detail],” 2017. © 2017 Subafilms Ltd, A Yellow Submarine™ Product,™ Trade Mark of Subafilms Ltd © 1968, Authorised BEATLES ™ Merchandise.