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

June 2012

LENOX LOUNGE HISTORY

Lenox Lounge 2006 (collage)
mixed on paper, 33.6 x 47 cm / 13.2 x 18.5 inches

Chances are many New York natives have yet to experience the history in rhythm at the historic Lenox Lounge. The place […]

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AC/DC Singer Brian Johnson Discusses Possible ‘Back in Black’ Full Album Performance

Brian Johnson AC/DC 2008
C-print, 170 x 130 cm / 66.9 x 51.1 inches
For concert armchair quarterbacks, there’s one thing that springs to mind when you think of cool things that AC/DC could do whenever they […]

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FOR THOSE ABOUT TO POWER

Abdul Vas & Octavio Zaya

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TOKYO AC/DC

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THE RAZORS EDGE

Numbered limited edition 12″ single released 1991. (2011) SOLD OUT
Comes with a “Donington Kippenland ’91” sew on patch included.
AC/DC Are You Ready 2012 US limited edition 4-track 12″ vinyl single, also includes Got You By […]

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HARD AS A ROCK AND HOT AS A PORN ACTRESS, SUCH IS ABDUL VAS’ NEW BOOK. THIS IS CAN’T BE HAPPENING TO ME… I AM IN THE PRESENCE OF THE GODS! By Ben Zandberg

On the night of December 8, 1990, at the Mabee Center in Tulsa Oklahoma, it felt hallucinatory to see the greatest rock band of all time performing live. An enthusiastic audience of thousands of fans […]

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May 2012

AVAILABLE FROM JUNE 26.

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March 2012

GRETSCH POWER

Guitar brand created by Harry Vanda. Malcolm Young uses these guitars while he tours in different galaxies. At the same time, he uses this instrument as a spaceship to move around distant places within all […]

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