In 1983 Keith Haring met Elwes in New York City and encouraged him to start painting.
English art dealer Robert Fraser came to New York looking for graffiti artists for the first UK exhibition of Graffiti Art.
Fraser began to represent Elwes and exhibited his work with Jean Michel Basquiat’s paintings at the Fruitmarket Gallery in Edinburgh
Damian Elwes is represented by "Modernism Inc" SAN FRANCISCO Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
or by "Serena Morton Gallery" LONDON Contact: email@example.com
Large graffiti on canvas, 2018
detail of House