Scaner, also known as Scaner Montreal or Alex Scaner, was a well-known graffiti artist from Montreal, Canada. He began his career in the early 1990s and quickly gained prominence in the local graffiti scene. Scaner was well-respected for his distinctive style, which often included bold letters and vibrant colors. He painted on various surfaces, such as walls, trains, and other urban structures. Throughout his career, Scaner collaborated with other artists and participated in several graffiti events and exhibitions. He inspired a new generation of graffiti artists and played a significant role in shaping Montreal's graffiti culture. Sadly, Alex Scaner passed away in 2018 after a long battle with cancer. His legacy and impact on the graffiti community continue to be celebrated, and his artwork can still be found in various locations throughout Montreal and beyond.
Purchase Scaner- Chrome Silver Limited Edition Rare Spray Paint Can Artwork Crossover by famous graffiti paint maker Montana MTN. Graff writer, designer and artist, Alex Scaner was a monster on the graffiti scene. His multidisciplinary approach, his exploration of different mediums, his relentless search for bigger and better spots, redefined the limits of contemporary graffiti. Originally from the South Shore of Montreal, Scaner started writing his name all over the streets of the big city at the age of 15. His drive and determination made him a master of all the aspects of writing graffiti which gave him his international notoriety. In his work on canvas, Scan explored his different hand styles through abstraction and use of funky.