Alex Ross

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General Information

Name: Alex Ross

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: January 22, 1970

Place of Birth: Portland, Oregon


Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

At age 17, Ross came to Chicago to study Painting at the American Acedemy of Art, where he hit on the idea of painting his own comic books.

Biographical and Professional Information

After three years at the American Academy of Art, Alex Ross went to work for an Advertising Agency where and editor from Marvel Comisc suggested that they collaborate on a story. His career was launched from there.

Published Works

For a complete listing of Alex Ross' works, please go to his website.

  • Kingdom Come, Warner Books, 1997
  • Superman, Peace on Earth, DC Comics, 1998
  • Batman, No Man`s Land, DC Comics, 1999
  • Shazam, Power of Hope, DC Comics, 2000
  • Universe X Vol II, Marvel Enterprises, 2002
  • JLA, Secret Origins, DC Comics, 2002
  • Mythology, Pantheon Books, 2003
  • Thy Kingdom Come, Part II, DC Comics, 2008
  • Thy Kingdom Come, Part III, DC Comics, Due out in January 2009
  • Rough Justice: The DC Comics Sketches of Alex Ross, Pantheon, 2010

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Justice Society of America: Thy Kingdom Come, Part 2

ISBN: 1401219462
Release Date: 2009-11-24

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Power of Hope (Shazam)

ISBN: 1439514070
Release Date: 2008-07-10

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Mythology: The Dc Comics Art of Alex Ross

ISBN: 1435293967
Release Date: 2008-05-29

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Rough Justice: The DC Comics Sketches of Alex Ross (Pantheon Graphic Novels)

ISBN: 0375714901
Release Date: 2010-03-30

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Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Alex Ross on WorldCat

Alex Ross on Amazon


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