basquiat

Fashion

virgil abloh uses “plastic” as a metaphor for polarising culture

In a meadow of plastic carnations, Off-White spring/summer 20 collaborated with New York-based artist Futura as the designer of our times highlighted today’s binary world.
Steve Salter
6.19.19
News

a new exhibition highlights the intersecting lives of haring and basquiat

The National Gallery of Victoria will host over 300 pieces by both artists as a part of their blockbuster exhibition ‘Keith Haring | Jean-Michel Basquiat: Crossing Lines’.
Mitch Parker
4.17.19
Culture

joy labinjo: the fine artist depicting intimate scenes of family life

With her debut solo exhibition, Recollections, open to the public, we hear from artist Joy Labinjo on how she began to consider her own experiences as ample inspiration for her work.
Matthew Whitehouse
11.16.18
Art

who was street artist richard hambleton?

Dubbed by many as "The Godfather of Street Art", why did Richard Hambleton never reach the same levels of fame as Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat?
Ryan White
9.19.18
Music

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the definitive list of her madgesty's greatest songs
Michael Cragg
8.9.18
Art

gianni lee is the modern-day basquiat painting skeletons on nyc streets

The deliberately crude figures are inspired by ancient African hieroglyphics.
Sarah Gooding
7.30.18
Culture

the new basquiat doc is a searing statement on art and race today

'Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat​' shows how the art world has changed since the 80s, and how it hasn't.
Shammara Lawrence
5.23.18
Fashion

an oral history of club 57, the legendary 80s underground art club

i-D talks to some of the space's former members about merging DIY art and clubbing.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.3.17
Fashion

walter van beirendonck on the power, mystery and history of the mask

We spoke to the Belgian fashion icon about the exhibition he’s curated in Rotterdam that brings together Margiela, Basquiat and the tribal masks of Papua New Guinea.
Felix Petty
9.2.17
News

ruby rose's basquiat makeup campaign is stirring up controversy

Basquiat's name and imagery have been used to sell Reebok sneakers and $64 hamburgers. But fans see the ads for an Urban Decay makeup collaboration as being particularly antithetical to what the late artist stood for.
Hannah Ongley
3.17.17
Culture

rare photos of a young basquiat in his east village home

An intimate exhibition explores Jean-Michel Basquiat’s time living with his former girlfriend Alexis Adler in downtown New York.
Jo Rosenthal
2.15.17
Fashion

12 celebrity runway cameos you might have missed

In an age when Insta-girls are supermodels, and everybody's a somebody, we remember the truly jaw-dropping moments when mega celebrities, from Tupac to Chloë Sevigny, rocked the runway — just by showing up.
Taylor Ford
9.9.16
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