JON ONE "Step Up" Mixed Media on Linen
Inscribed, "To My Man Sharp... N.A. For-ever" on verso.
Titled, "Step Off 'Hopital Ephemere" on verso.
A busy and highly colorful abstraction, this work comes to represent an optimistic view of the frenzied large cities in which Jon One and his fellow graffiti artist comrades all grew up in, a common theme in the artist’s work. This work measures 23.75 x 31.88 inches.
About the Artist: JONONE
JonOne (American, b. 1963) first showed his work in a gallery in 1990 at Galerie Glebisch 45 in Berlin. In 2010, a 20 year retrospective of his work was held in at Speerstra Gallery, Bursins, Switzerland. He has had recent solo shows at Kolly Gallery, Zurich; Art Statements Gallery, Hong Kong; New Square Gallery, Lille, France; Boccara Gallery, Moscow; Art Partner Galerie Laurent Rigail & Eric Brugier, Paris; and Galerie Martine Ehmer, Brussels. The artist currently lives and works in Paris.