Axel's Digital Paintings are composed of a variety of photographic quotes, designs, drawings and special effects to create photographic images, which have never been photographed. His art has found empty nails on walls in places around the world and is represented by various international galleries and international art shows.
Axel Crieger has studied visual communications and has worked as a photographer, director and designer for international clients in New York, Los Angeles, Paris, London and Milan.
He has created books, TV shows, exhibitions, commercials and a variety of designs and large paintings.
He met with Andy Warhol and got published in INTERVIEW Magazine. Joseph Beuys painted over one of his exhibits and declared it BEST OF THE SHOW. Oscar and Golden Globe winner Michael Blake published his book AMERICAN NIGHT with book-signings in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago.
His work has garnered critical acclaim and numerous awards and is available in small editions.
"Worldclass- things of which we never knew that we always wanted to have them."
"American Night shines noir"
"Record sales and crowds. Amstel sold several JFK Prints by Axel Crieger."
“Avid interest in newer and mid-career, cutting edge artists translated into strong sales and sold out series by Axel Crieger."
ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, NEW YORK"
"Grammar of Glamour"
RIZZOLI, New York
Witness a new genius at work."
Significant Sales of major artists recorded as private and institutional buyers acquire established artists and discover new talent.
Amstel Gallery sold three iconic Axel Crieger prints, two of John F. Kennedy and one of Marilyn Monroe.
Bruce Makowsky acquires 12 pieces.