Born John Matos in 1961, CRASH is a celebrated graffiti artist. In 1996, he made 5 custom guitars for Eric Clapton. Three were used in Clapton’s 2001 tour known as “Crashocasters”. His work is in theses permanent museum collections:

  • 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.