“I improvise like a bebop jazz musician”

Motta has been painting for over 25 years his graffiti inspired abstract artwork. His latest commission has been with Norton Motorcycles. Music plays a huge role in the process of his painting, no work is ever produced without a soundtrack in the background.

Influences include hip hop, street art and skate culture, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, Clyfford Still, Franz Kline, Barbara Kruger, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderly, Miles Davies, the Beastie Boys and more.

Below is a selection of work. To view more of his works please visit for all art related business and enquiries.