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John Matos Crash

United States Born in: 1961 Emergent Artist

Crash (John Matos) is a graffiti artist born in the Bronx on October 11, 1961. He is one of the major protagonists of the ?spray can (R)evolution?.

He starts to do graffiti while he is still very young, on the New York trains, before passing to canvas.

He joins the Sidney Janis Gallery in 1983. His works are acquired by the most important collections in the world, from the MoMA in New Yorks to the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam.

The public gets to know him when he co-produces, with Keith Haring, the Peter Stuyvesant advertising campaign. In France, he achieves fame after taking part in the 5/5 Figuration Libre exhibition France-USA at the Musée d'art moderne de la Ville de Paris in 1984. This exhibition featured the work of artists such as Basquiat, Boisrond, Combas, Keith Harring, Tseng Kwong Chi, Di Rosa... and John Matos Crash.

His style is close to comics, he uses flamboyant colors that remind us of the world of advertising and his works assert themselves as pure producs of the contemporary world. He is following the Pop Art lineage perfectly and raises again the so-called subculture to the status of ?high art?.

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John Matos Crash, Wood 4, Painting

John Matos Crash

Wood 4, 2020
17.7 x 17.7 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$ 3,071

John Matos Crash, Flying Bullet, Print

John Matos Crash

Flying Bullet, 2015
19.7 x 27.6 inch
Print

$ 885

John Matos Crash, Letters 1 - 2020 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Letters 1 - 2020 - Crash, 2020
13 x 12.6 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 1,843

John Matos Crash, Toile Sans Titre, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Sans Titre, 2019
44.9 x 57.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$ 14,743

John Matos Crash, Toile Elysée 5 - 2019 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Elysée 5 - 2019 - Crash, 2019
19.7 x 9.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 3,440

John Matos Crash, Toile Elysée 7 - 2019 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Elysée 7 - 2019 - Crash, 2019
19.7 x 9.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 3,440

John Matos Crash, Toile Elysée 8 - 2019 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Elysée 8 - 2019 - Crash, 2019
19.7 x 9.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 3,440

John Matos Crash, Toile Elysée 9 - 2019 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Elysée 9 - 2019 - Crash, 2019
11.8 x 11.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 2,211

John Matos Crash, Toile Elysée 12 - 2019 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Elysée 12 - 2019 - Crash, 2019
11.8 x 11.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 2,211

John Matos Crash, Toile Sans titre 1 - 2020 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Sans titre 1 - 2020 - Crash, 2020
9.8 x 9.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 1,843

John Matos Crash, Toile Sans titre 2 - 2020 - Crash, Painting

John Matos Crash

Toile Sans titre 2 - 2020 - Crash, 2020
9.8 x 9.8 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 1,843

John Matos Crash, Defiance, Painting

John Matos Crash

Defiance, 2018
20.1 x 20.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$ 4,791

John Matos Crash, Silver Spoons, Painting

John Matos Crash

Silver Spoons, 2018
24 x 20.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$ 5,406

John Matos Crash, Stroke Blue, Painting

John Matos Crash

Stroke Blue, 2018
24 x 20.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$ 5,406

John Matos Crash, Jean-Michel Basquiat. Bond Street, New York City. 1988. - Crash Remix, Print

John Matos Crash

Jean-Michel Basquiat. Bond Street, New York City. 1988. - Crash Remix, 2019
24 x 16.9 inch
Print

$ 614

Our recommendations John Matos Crash, Sans titre AQ03, Painting

John Matos Crash

Sans titre AQ03, 2012
11.8 x 7.9 x 0 inch
Painting

$ 1,843

John Matos Crash, Sans titre, Painting

John Matos Crash

Sans titre, 2012
10.6 x 7.9 x 0 inch
Painting

$ 1,843

John Matos Crash, Sans titre, Painting

John Matos Crash

Sans titre, 2012
10.6 x 7.9 x 0 inch
Painting

$ 1,843

John Matos Crash, Popeye - Monotype, Painting

John Matos Crash

Popeye - Monotype, 2013
23.6 x 16.9 x 0 inch
Painting

$ 1,720

John Matos Crash, Deep in the heart, Painting

John Matos Crash

Deep in the heart, 2008
36 x 36 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 14,743

Our recommendations John Matos Crash, Untitled, Painting

John Matos Crash

Untitled, 2014
20.1 x 20.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$ 6,143

Our recommendations John Matos Crash, The Revisionist (édition), Print

John Matos Crash

The Revisionist (édition), 2018
25.6 x 19.7 x 2 inch
Print

$ 1,966

John Matos Crash, Overcoming season, Painting

John Matos Crash

Overcoming season, 2018
59.1 x 63 x 2 inch
Painting

$ 22,729

John Matos Crash, Sans titre, Painting

John Matos Crash

Sans titre, 2018
17.7 x 17.7 x 2 inch
Painting

$ 5,529

John Matos Crash, Sans titre, Painting

John Matos Crash

Sans titre, 2018
17.7 x 17.7 x 2 inch
Painting

$ 5,529

John Matos Crash, Untitled, Painting

John Matos Crash

Untitled, 2014
20.1 x 20.1 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$ 6,143

John Matos Crash, X-men - Magneto, Print

John Matos Crash

X-men - Magneto, 2000
18.1 x 24 x 0 inch
Print

$ 921

John Matos Crash, Vertigo, Painting

John Matos Crash

Vertigo, 1995
49.4 x 52 inch
Painting

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John Matos Crash, The Vulture, Painting

John Matos Crash

The Vulture, 1992
29.5 x 22 inch
Painting

$ 5,897

John Matos Crash, El Popeye, Painting

John Matos Crash

El Popeye, 2013
40 x 29.9 x 1.6 inch
Painting

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John Matos Crash, Untitled, Painting

John Matos Crash

Untitled, 2017
21.7 x 15.7 x 9.1 inch
Painting

$ 6,143

John Matos Crash, Monkichi, Print

John Matos Crash

Monkichi, 2010
25 x 15.6 inch
Print

$ 2,457

John Matos Crash, Untitled, Painting

John Matos Crash

Untitled, 2015
20.1 x 20.1 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 5,529

John Matos Crash, Untitled, Painting

John Matos Crash

Untitled, 2015
20.1 x 20.1 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$ 5,529

John Matos Crash, Sans titre, Print

John Matos Crash

Sans titre, 2015
19.7 x 27.6 x 0.4 inch
Print

$ 1,229

John Matos Crash, Boris, Drawing

John Matos Crash

Boris, 1989
41 x 29 inch
Drawing

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John Matos Crash, Untitled, Painting

John Matos Crash

Untitled, 2015
24 x 24 inch
Painting

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John Matos Crash, Popeye, Print

John Matos Crash

Popeye, 2013
26.8 x 20.9 x 0.8 inch
Print

$ 614

Our recommendations John Matos Crash, Craash !, Print

John Matos Crash

Craash !, 2016
39.4 x 27.6 inch
Print

$ 983

John Matos Crash, Crash, Print

John Matos Crash

Crash, 2016
9.8 x 9.8 inch
Print

$ 221

John Matos Crash, X-men Tornade - Storm, Print

John Matos Crash

X-men Tornade - Storm, 2000
24 x 18.1 inch
Print

$ 860

John Matos Crash, X-men Magneto, Print

John Matos Crash

X-men Magneto, 2000
18.1 x 24 inch
Print

$ 860

John Matos Crash, X-men Cyclope, Print

John Matos Crash

X-men Cyclope, 2000
24 x 18.1 inch
Print

$ 860

John Matos Crash, Clock2, Print

John Matos Crash

Clock2, 2014
19.7 x 27.6 inch
Print

$ 737

John Matos Crash, Clock 1, Print

John Matos Crash

Clock 1, 2014
27.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$ 737

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