Crash (b. John Matos, Bronx, New York, Oct. 11, 1961) is a famous graffiti artist. As early as 13, John Matos was spray painting New York City trains, the full image art as opposed to simpler tagging soon transferred to silk screened canvas.
I was lucky to be introduced to Chris Reccardi by my client Elliot Easton of The CARS. Elliot and I were brainstorming over the proposed graphic ideas for his SG when I happened to ask him what artists turn you on? He then told me he loved Chris Reccardi, famous veteran of TV and Film animation in Pop surrealism. I then suggested that Elliot approach Chris about possibly doing a rendering for us. And that was just the beginning.
Since moving to New York City in 1979, his work has focused almost exclusively on documenting the art, life and times of the Lower East Side in Manhattan. Fights against the injustice of state-authorities.
It is a great honor for Robert Kantor Guitars to introduce Trisha Lurie: Artist, Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Model, Actress.. & Mother! Who is already working on her first designs for her featured artist series.