If you like the Alien franchise and appreciate surrealism in art, this Banalien By Paul Jackson should catch your eye. The unexpected juxtaposition of a terrifying Xenomorph with a silly banana peel makes this vinyl figure pop in a surprising way. In fact, it is almost guaranteed to evoke a reaction from almost everyone that sees it.
This limited edition collectible stands about 10″ tall, is constructed of vinyl, and is made by ToyQube. The edition size is just 180 pieces.
Paul Jackson’s unique take on popular culture has gotten him noticed across the world. Inspired by everything surreal and sci-fi – he remixes the world to his vision. Originally from Brighton UK, now residing in Toronto Canada, Paul fuses the natural with the supernatural while adding elements of technological failings – most famously his glitch drawings.
The British artist predominantly creates art for the music and film industry while consistently creating works for his own collection. Pauls client list is vast and it includes 20th Century Fox, Universal, SyFy, Pearl Jam, Blink 182, Ancestry.com and many more. His detailed drawings and playful ideas have gained Paul a reputation that continues to grow and grow.
Banalien By Paul Jackson is $100 at FYE.