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

February 2013

2013 BON SCOTT REVIVAL SHOW’S JAILBREAK TOUR 2013 kicks off!!

Come celebrate AC/DC’s 40th Anniversary with us, watching the #1 tribute band playing Barcelona for the 1st time!!
You’ll definitely have to see it to believe it.

BON SCOTT REVIVAL SHOW SALUTE AC/DC!!
+Also featuring the official book […]

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September 2012

BS/RS & FOR THOSE ABOUT TO POWER “ABDUL VAS & OCTAVIO ZAYA, LIVE AT BERLIN CAFE-WE ROCK “MADRID”

At the launching of Abdul Vas’ book “For those about to power”, the café Berlin in Madrid was set on fire. Just in the spirit of the band’s power, a tribute to AC/DC Bon Scott […]

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FOR THOSE ABOUT TO POWER (WE SALUTE YOU) by Abdul Vas

TF EDITORES
C/Aragoneses, 2. Acceso 11.
Polígono Industrial de Alcobendas.
28108. Madrid.
Tel.: 91 484 18 70
Fax: 91 661 00 82
www.tfeditores.com
www.acdcstage.com
The first major monographic publication by Abdul Vas, For Those About to Power, surveys most of the work that […]

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‘DERRIDA.PDF’ A show by PRETEEN GALLERY

November 17th – December 14th

Opening: November 17, 5-10 PM

HHDM
Damboeckgasse 1060
Vienna
Open by appointment only

Artists:
Darja Bajagić
Luis Miguel Bendaña
Rafa Dejota
Radamés “Juni” Figueroa
Rodrigo Hernández
Donna Huanca
Brian Kokoska
Carlos Laszlo
Theo Michael
Kubiat Nnamdie
Travess Smalley
Ilya Smirnov
Abdul Vas
Mario Zoots
‘DERRIDA.PDF’
Curated by Gerardo Contreras

Speech and Phenobarbital

Representation […]

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AC/DC Announce ‘Live at River Plate’, First Live Album in 20 Years by Billy Duke

AC/DC are following up one of the more successful live albums of all time with a 19-track recording from three shows in Buenos Aires. ‘Live at River Plate’ (available Nov. 20) is the band’s first […]

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Abdul Vas For Those About To Power at ADAMASTOR INC Limited Edition 20 each

Details:
Abdul Vas For Those About To Power
Limited Edition 20 each
140 x 104 cm / 55.1 x 39.3 inches

More information: www.adamastor.me/store

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June 2012

“For Those About To Power”

“For Those About To Power” es el nuevo trabajo de Abdul Vas. Un trabajo inspirado en AC/DC que sale a la venta el próximo mes de julio de 2012.
Por Ben Zandberg.

More information in AC/DC GALEON: […]

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WEARE-T: Exclusive Designers and Artists Collaboration T-shirts

“On a day like today, I was watching a baseball game, and for a moment I thought… I have to create universes and galaxies with living creatures in them. This is how everything we know today was […]

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