John Salt/ John Salt

United Kingdom 1937

Painting

John Salt
John Salt
Male
United Kingdom
1937

John Salt is an artist from the United Kingdom, who made photorealistic paintings of cars during the 60’s in the USA. He evolved through several artistic phases but made a huge creative breakthrough when he started depicting abandoned cars in the rural areas of America.

Featured image: John Salt – White Chevy, Red Trailer (Detail), 1975, photo credits Eccentricroadside