Born: 1970 January 22 in Portland, Oregon, United States

Biography: CBS this Morning TV show, December 22, 2018 and CBS News "Meet the artist who put a realistic spin on comic book superheroes" December 22, 2018.

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.


Names:

  1. Alex Ross Type: Common Alternative Name
  2. Nelson Alexander Ross Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Nelson Alexander Family name: Ross

Schools:

  1. American Academy of Art [Chicago] ? to ?


Awards:

  1. Squiddy Award - Best Comics Artist of the 1990's
  2. 1993: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a New Talent
  3. 1993: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Painter
  4. 1994: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Cover Artist
  5. 1994: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Painter
  6. 1994: Eisner Award - Best Painter
  7. 1994: Harvey Award - Best Artist
  8. 1994: Squiddy Award - Favorite Painter
  9. 1995: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Cover Artist
  10. 1995: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Painter
  11. 1995: Squiddy Award - Comics Painter
  12. 1995: Squiddy Award - Comics Cover Artist
  13. 1995: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  14. 1996: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Cover Artist
  15. 1996: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Painter
  16. 1996: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  17. 1996: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  18. 1996: Eisner Award - Best Cover Artist
  19. 1996: Harvey Award - Best Cover Artist
  20. 1996: Squiddy Award - Comics Painter
  21. 1996: Squiddy Award - Comics Creative Team
  22. 1996: Squiddy Award - Comics Cover Artist
  23. 1997: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Cover Artist
  24. 1997: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Painter
  25. 1997: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  26. 1997: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  27. 1997: Eisner Award - Best Cover Artist
  28. 1997: Harvey Award - Best Artist
  29. 1997: Harvey Award - Best Cover Artist
  30. 1997: Squiddy Award - Painter
  31. 1997: Squiddy Award - Cover Artist
  32. 1997: National Comics Awards - Best Artist
  33. 1998: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Cover Artist
  34. 1998: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Painter
  35. 1998: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  36. 1998: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  37. 1998: Eisner Award - Best Painter
  38. 1998: Eisner Award - Best Cover Artist
  39. 1998: Harvey Award - Best Cover Artist
  40. 1998: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Comic Book Division
  41. 1998: Squiddy Award - Painter
  42. 1998: Squiddy Award - Cover Artist
  43. 1998: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  44. 1998: Troféu HQ Mix - Desenhista estrangeiro (Best Foreign Penciller)
  45. 1999: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  46. 1999: Eagle Awards - International Section - Favourite Comics Artist (painted artwork)
  47. 1999: Eisner Award - Best Painter (Interior Art)
  48. 1999: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Painter
  49. 1999: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  50. 1999: Harvey Award - Best Cover Artist
  51. 2000: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  52. 2000: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  53. 2000: Eagle Awards - International Section - Favourite Comics Artist: Fully Painted Artwork
  54. 2000: Eisner Award - Best Painter/Multimedia Artist (Interior Art)
  55. 2000: Eisner Award - Best Cover Artist
  56. 2000: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Painter
  57. 2000: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  58. 2001: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  59. 2001: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  60. 2001: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Painter
  61. 2002: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  62. 2002: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Painter
  63. 2002: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  64. 2003: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  65. 2003: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Painter
  66. 2003: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  67. 2003: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Painter
  68. 2003: Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award - [no name]
  69. 2004: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Cover Artist
  70. 2005: Wizard Fan Awards - Favorite Painter
  71. 2012: Shel Dorf Awards - Cover Artist of the Year
  72. 2013: Shel Dorf Awards - Cover Artist of the Year

Art Influences:

Alex Ross stated influences by:
  1. Andrew Loomis
  2. Neal Adams
  3. Salvador Dalí
  4. J. C. Leyendecker
  5. Dave McKean
  6. Jon J. Muth
  7. George Pérez
  8. Norman Rockwell
  9. John Romita
  10. Bill Sienkiewicz
  11. Andy Warhol
  12. Kent Williams
  13. Bernie Wrightson
Influences by Alex Ross were stated by:
  1. Marcos Martins
  2. Felipe Massafera
  3. Andy Park

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication title: Marvel Super Heroes vs. Villains: An Explosive Pop-up of Rivalries Work type : Book

    Employer name : Jumping Jack Press

    Work title: Fantastic Four vs. Doctor Doom

    Role: Artist Years: 2012

    Work URLs: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17859355-marvel-super-heroes-vs-villains

    Notes: Interior artwork for the book edited by George White.