Moabit is known by his collectors for painting satirical cartoons on US dollar bills. Besides attending an art high school, which he dropped out of to work in a carpentry factory, he has received no formal education. As a child in a poor countryside family, Moabit would sell his drawings to his classmates for pocket money. He has continued to use art to support himself ever since then, saying, “It was something I could do, so I did it.”
Over the last 3 years, Moabit has developed a style that focuses on creating allegorical stories commenting on social themes using recognisable cartoons from…Show more his childhood, as well as contemporary political figures. His large canvas paintings about the refugee crisis were exhibited in the “Overseas Taste Venice: Special Team Exhibition” in Venice, Italy, in 2019. Starting June 26th 2020, he will be having a solo auction of his work at the auction house Catawiki. In addition, in October, he will be participating in the exhibition “Around the World in 80 Artists”, taking place in seven large underground tunnels in London, which are being leased by the online art gallery UK Colab.
He remains anonymous I so that "my audience can be influenced by my work in the purest way possible, their thoughts and feelings guided only by their perspective of my work."Show less