He sold his first painting to Debbie Harry and titled works after bebop greats; his band was hailed by David Byrne and his art by David Bowie. For Basquiat, music was a crucial part of the canvas Independent Also reported by •NYTimes.com
The first major UK retrospective of the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat opens to the public at the Barbican Gallery on Thursday, along with what organisers call an "unofficial collaboration" by the street.. Source: Agence France-Presse (AFP) -
Rachel Lindsay will finally find true love on the finale of 'Bachelorette.' Here are five things you may not know about the Dallas lawyer. 1. She dated Kevin Durant in college. 2. She's afraid of.. Source: Wibbitz Studio -
His works fetch more at auction than those of any other American painter – one sold this year for £85m – but Jean-Michel Basquiat remains an outsider in the world of contemporary art, written off.. City A.M.
of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s work, opening on Thursday at the Barbican.Two new Banksys, which appear to be a homage, of sorts, have popped up at the Barbican Center, days ahead of a show of Jean-Michel.. NYTimes.com
LONDON (Reuters) - Two murals by British street artist Banksy have appeared at London's Barbican centre to mark an exhibition of the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat, a U.S. artist who achieved fame.. Reuters India