ABDUL VAS

ABDUL VAS™

Abdul Vas Angus Young ACDC

Born in Maracay, Venezuela, in 1981, he grew up living between Surinam, Guyana, and Belgium.

He studied Fine Arts at EAVRA, Maracay, and later at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam.
He has created handmade books and zines, photographs, collages, drawings, paintings and murals.

Since 2004, he has realized several solo exhibitions for commercial galleries in Europe and the Americas, and has participated in many
group exhibitions. In 2009, he was selected for the Beijing Biennale; in the same year, he exhibited My 57 States AC/DC (Georgetown, Guyana).
Since 2010, he has been working on the project North-American Truckers and AC/DC Power, exhibited at Disk Union (Tokyo, Japan).

Abdul Vas lives and works in Amsterdam.

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AC/DC Live At Kippenland 2015
oil on linen, 160 x 195 cm / 62.9 x 76.7 inches

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Hells Angels 2015
oil on linen, 73 x 93 cm / 28.7 x 36.6 inches

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Rockers And Rollers 2015
oil on linen, 46 X 55 cm / 18.1 x 21.6 inches

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Highway To Hell 2015
oil on linen, 50 x 61 cm / 19.6 x 24 inches

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Mick 2015
oil on linen, 41 x 33 cm / 16.1 x 12.9 inches

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Hitchcock 2015
oil on linen, 61 x 50 cm / 24 x 19.6 inches

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Leona blanca 2015
oil on linen, 46 x 55 cm / 18.1 x 21.6 inches

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The fan 2014
oil on linen, 30 x 22 cm / 11.8 x 8.6 inches

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New York, NY 2005
Oil on linen, 200 x 200 cm / 78.7 x 78.7 inches

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Brian Johnson Rockers and Rollers 2014
oil painted paper cut-outs on paper on paper (collage) 103 x 153 cm / 40.5 x 60.2 inches

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Sir Barry = Sir Atitlan 2001 (Serie)
ecoline, senok and ink on paper 50 x 60 cm / 19.6 x 23.6 inches

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Sir Barry = Sir Atitlan 2001 (Serie)
ecoline, senok and ink on paper 50 x 60 cm / 19.6 x 23.6 inches

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Freddy Krueger VI 1996
Ink on paper, 32 x 27 cm / 12.5 x 10.6 inches

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Freddy Krueger III 1995
Ink on paper, 32 x 27 cm / 12.5 x 10.6 inches

LATEST NEWS

October 2013

Airbourne Spanish Tour 2013 – Barcelona

November 19 @ 10:00 pm
Airbourne Spanish Tour 2013

BUT MADRID & APOLO BARCELONA
When the opportunity to collaborate with Airbourne’s Spanish tour presented itself, I immediately said yes for various obvious reasons…
Firstly, the invitation came from […]

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September 2013

El CEART de Fuenlabrada en colaboración con el CAAM de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria presenta la exposición ON PAINTING

AC/DC’s 40th year anniversary as a band 2013

Mural: técnica: óleo, senok, pen on wall.
330cm x 870cm

El CEART de Fuenlabrada en colaboración con el CAAM de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria presenta la exposición ON PAINTING […]

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“Down and Dirty” from the album “Maximum Rock’n’Roll” by the rock band ’77 upcoming the 14th October 2013

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July 2013

’77 Debuts New Song and Cover Art for “Maximum Rock n’ Roll”

Spanish hard rock bruisers ’77 have debuted the first track off their upcoming third full-length album, Maximum Rock n’ Roll. The song, entitled “Down and Dirty,” is streaming now at this location.
’77 had the following […]

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June 2013

ROCK & ROLL BBQ CONCIERTO PRIVADO ’77

TE INVITAMOS A LA BARBA-ROCK-COA CON MOTIVO DE LA PRESENTACIÓN DEL LIBRO (VERSION POSTER) FOR THOSE ABOUT TO POWER DE ABDUL VAS Y EL 5º ANIVERSARIO DE ROCKSOUND BAR

13.00 h.
– Barbacoa en la terraza del […]

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March 2013

Abdul Vas’ Shoot to Thrill

20 March – 20 May 2013

Opening:
Wednesday, 20 March, 20-22 h.

Conde de Xiquena, 5
8004 Madrid, Spain
T 915 210 382
General info: info@casadosantapau.com
Opening hours:
Tuesday-Friday, 11-14 h. / 16.30 to 20.30 h.
Saturday, 11-14 h. + by […]

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AC/DC hint at 40th Anniversary tour plans “AC/DC 40th Anniversary 1973-2013″

Lock up your daughters cause AC/DC has confirmed by Angus Young that a tour is in the works for this year! This will be a celebration of a AC/DC 40th Anniversary Tour.
In the interview Young […]

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February 2013

New Exhibition: Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno presents ‘On Painting’

On Painting opens on March 1, 2013 at the Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM) in Spain. It is an international group show showcasing the works of 66 artists from 15 countries working in a […]

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