Lowbrow and Pop-Surrealism

Lowbrow art, or pop surrealism, is a visual art movement that arose in Los Angeles, California, area in the late 1970s. Its cultural roots are inspired by underground comics, punk music, tiki culture, and hot-rod cultures of the street. The terms lowbrow and pop surrealism are used interchangeably. Lowbrow is often humorous, sarcastic, or ironic.

Most lowbrow artworks are paintings, but there are also toys, digital art, sculpture, and collage.

Find contemporary pop-surrealist and lowbrow artists working today.

Ryohei Hase digital paintings

By Admin / February 6, 2011 / 0 Comments

Surrealistic digital painter based in Japan. http://ryoheihase.com/

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Ray Caesar

By Admin / July 29, 2010 / 0 Comments

About Ray Caesar: I was born in London, England on October 26 1958, the youngest of four and much to my parent’s surprise, I was born a dog. This unfortunate turn of events was soon accepted within my family and was never again mentioned in the presence of polite company. I was a rambunctious youth […]

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