John Matos also known as “Crash”, born in New York, Oct. 11, 1961 is a graffiti artist. As early as 13, John Matos was spray painting New York City trains.
In 1996, Crash painted an Eric Clapton Signature Stratocaster and gave it to the artist as a gift. One of Clapton's "Crashocasters" auctioned for $321,100 (USD) by the name of "Crash-3”.
His works are already in a few museum collections such as Boca Raton Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art, NYC Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, AZ Museum of the City of New York, NYC Flint Institute, Flint, MI Groniger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands Museum Boymans-van Beuninger, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Aachen, Nue Galerie-Sammlung Ludwig, Germany Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Ft. Wayne Museum, Ft. Wayne, Indiana Cedar Rapids Museum, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Vero Beach Museum, Vero Beach, FL Vieques Museum, Vieques, Puerto Rico Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
Last year he did a large “Popeye” mural in New York City at Bowery and Houston. This iconic image is the sujet of the print we can offer you.