Jean-Michel Basquiat

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Basquiat and Warhol’s ‘intimate friendship’ explored in Young Vic drama
Jeremy Pope and Paul Bettany play the art legends in The Collaboration staged by artistic director Kwame Kwei-Armah

Chris Wiegand

24, Nov, 2021 @2:34 PM

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Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Tiffany advert criticised by friends of Basquiat
Collaborators and friends of the artist are ‘horrified’ by campaign which features his painting

Priya Elan

07, Sep, 2021 @11:11 AM

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From backwards caps to extreme sunglasses: this week’s fashion trends | The measure
What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this week

13, Aug, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Diego Cortez obituary
Curator who introduced Jean-Michel Basquiat to the art world through his influential 1981 show New York/New Wave

Oliver Basciano

14, Jul, 2021 @11:37 AM

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‘He was aware of racist pigeonholes’: how Basquiat took inspiration from jazz, hip-hop and no wave
Time Decorated: The Musical Influences of Jean-Michel Basquiat explores the artist’s relationship to music in three short films

Matt Stromberg

11, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Notorious BIG's $6 crown sells for almost $600,000 at auction
Sotheby’s hip-hop auction also raises $126,000 for a 12-inch copy of Rammellzee track Beat Bop, with artwork by Jean-Michel Basquiat

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

16, Sep, 2020 @9:05 AM

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From Warhol to Basquiat: behind a revealing set of artist portraits
Through the 1980s, Jeannette Montgomery Barron captured artists at home, showcased in an intimate online exhibition

Nadja Sayej

15, Apr, 2020 @7:05 AM

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'We were all a little bit punk': Haring, Basquiat and the art that defined 80s New York
New York critic and curator Carlo McCormick picks the 10 pieces that cemented the radical legacy of a game-changing art scene

Meg Watson

23, Feb, 2020 @10:30 PM

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From Paris is Burning to Boom for Real: five films to immerse you in 1980s New York
Graffiti, vogueing, hip-hop and counterculture: it was the Big Apple in the 70s and 80s, and some of the US’s biggest artists were at the centre

Jenny Valentish

19, Dec, 2019 @12:48 AM

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Basquiat and Haring: unprecedented art show revives the 'manic draughtsmen' of 80s New York
Crossing Lines at Melbourne’s NGV celebrates Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat, close friends and twin giants of the late 20th century art world

Steph Harmon

29, Nov, 2019 @7:00 PM

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Hip-hop horseman: Fab 5 Freddy gallops through Renaissance art
The rapper and graffiti art legend is taking a ride through Florence and its masterpieces. He talks about their enlightened depictions of black people – and reveals who was the Renaissance Tupac

Ammar Kalia

22, Jul, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Defacement: the tragic story of Basquiat's most personal painting
The death of artist Michael Stewart, allegedly the result of police brutality, inspired Basquiat to create one of his most impactful works

Dream McClinton in New York

28, Jun, 2019 @7:00 AM

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