Post Tagged with: "Jean-Michel Basquiat"

Special Showing of a Work by Basquiat

Special Showing of a Work by Basquiat

Brooklyn, Culture January 22, 2018 at 4:07 pm

A work by Jean-Michel Basquiat will be on loan from a Japanese collector and displayed at the Brooklyn Museum during Black History Month, writes BK Reader.

(Image courtesy of Little, Brown Young Readers)

A New Book on Basquiat as a Young Artist

African American, Brooklyn, Caribbean, Culture, Puerto Rican December 1, 2016 at 1:58 pm

A new book tells the story of the “radiant child,” the young artist Jean-Michel Basquiat who died in 1988 at the age of 27. Brooklyn Daily Eagle interviews the book’s author and illustrator, Javaka Steptoe.

A still from the 2006 documentary “A Conversation with Basquiat.” (Courtesy Jonathan Dorado/ Brooklyn Museum via The Brooklyn Paper)

Uncovering Basquiat’s Creative Process

Brooklyn, Culture March 31, 2015 at 2:57 pm

A new exhibit of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s notebooks opens at the Brooklyn Museum on April 3. The Brooklyn Paper talks with the curator.