jean michel basquiat by andhobbes234 on DeviantArt
My tribute to Basquiat, one of my favorite artists. I did a whole write up on my blog here, [link] Feel free to comment on either place! jean michel basquiat
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139365 - Jean-Michel Basquiat (Dec. 22, 1960-Aug. 12, 1988), one of the most powerful and provocative artists of our time. Basquiat began as a graffiti artist in New York known simply as "SAMO." Now he holds the record for the highest price ever achieved at auction for an original work by an American artist. His art spoke of race, power, money and greed in a style almost singularly his own. Basquiat died of a heroin overdose at the age of only 27. For the first time ever, we have a…
Jean-Michel Basquiat, né à Brooklyn le 22 décembre 1960 et mort le 12 août 1988 à SoHo, est un artiste peintre américain d'origine haïtienne et portoricaine. Il devient très tôt un peintre d'avant-garde très populaire et pionnier de la mouvance « underground ». Son style est original, spontané, naïf, énergique et parfois violent. SELF PORTRAIT AS A HEEL - 1982
Rare Jean-Michele Basquiat N York Street Art Postcard Painting"SAMO HEAD"
He collaborated with Andy Warhol in the mid-1980s, which resulted in a show of their work. Basquiat died on August 12, 1988, in New York City. He paint over 2,000 drawings. Sadly, he wasn't. Basquiat died of a drug overdose on August 12, 1988, in New York City.