jean-michel basquiat

Fashion

style cues from the world's greatest artists

From the gallery to the catwalk front row, this new book will thrill art and fashion fans alike.
James Anderson
6.26.19
Art

basquiat is in the spotlight at the fondation louis vuitton

The exhibition hangs his work alongside that of Egon Schiele.
Antoine Mbemba
10.8.18
News

a basquiat musical is heading to broadway

Jean-Michel Basquiat’s works have exhibited around the world. Now, they’re heading to Broadway.
Nicole DeMarco
9.26.18
Culture

boom for real: a dictionary of basquiat

Following the Barbican exhibition’s opening weekend, wise up on the American artist’s catchphrases, graffiti tags, obsessions, and words that recur in his most famous paintings.
Charlotte Gush
9.26.17
Art

the problem with the barbican’s basquiat retrospective

Boom for Real at the Barbican is content to examine the grit and glamour of Basquiat’s NYC, but what about the racism he faced as the art world’s first black star?
Felix Petty
9.21.17
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Felix Petty
5.25.17
Fashion

the 5 most surprising comme des garçons runway cameos

As the Met opens its epic Comme des Garçons exhibition, we take a look back at some of the famous faces who have graced Rei Kawakubo’s hallowed runway.
Emily Manning
5.2.17
News

ruby rose's basquiat makeup campaign is stirring up controversy

Basquiat's name and imagery have been used to sell products before. But fans see the ads for an Urban Decay makeup collaboration as being particularly antithetical to what the late artist stood for.
Hannah Ongley
3.20.17
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
2.16.17
Culture

when basquiat took a stand against police brutality

Basquiat’s painting Defacement dealt with the death of fellow graffiti artist Michael Stewart at the hands of NYC police in 1983. A new project by Chaedria LaBouvier, who lost her brother to police violence, puts the painting centre stage again, to...
Niloufar Haidari
12.5.16
News

basquiat’s first uk retrospective is coming next year

Boom for Real will open at the Barbican in 2017, the first large exhibition of his work in the UK.
Felix Petty
10.4.16
News

david bowie’s personal art collection to be exhibited before being sold at auction

The collection includes around 400 works from artists including as Jean-Michel Basquiat, Marcel Duchamp and Damien Hirst.
Lula Ososki
7.14.16
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