Posted on Fri Dec 08 2017
Mixed Media on Canvas H24" x W30" - Unframed but ready to hang Damon's unique form of painting has clearly been influenced by his urban surroundings. His first experience with painting consisted of writing graffiti as a youth, he later moved on to canvases. Blending graffiti, comic book art, abstract expressionism, and hand painted digital pixelization. His work is referred to as 'Urban Surrealism'. Painting from what inspired him in his youth to the energy that has surrounds New York, Johnson has achieved worldwide success and notoriety. He has shown in a wide variety of museums, and galleries, while staying true to his roots painting murals in nightclubs and various street projects with spray paint, wheat pasting, and illegal signs. He has been published in numerous media outlets such as Forbes, Gotham, Hamptons, and Zinc to name a few.