29/07/2009

When Mickey Mouse meets Lenine & Jesus - Alexander Kosolapov


Russian born but New York based artist Alexander Kosolapov was born right after the war and lived the high times of the soviet union and it's downfall from is relocated home in the USA.
His work is based on merging the stereotypes of the american and the russian mass-culture building a new mythology leveling mickey mouse, jesus and staline into the mass market common signs.




All images courtesy of Alexander Kosolapov

No comments:

Post a comment