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Publisher Comments:

From the streets of New York to the walls of its most prominent galleries, young graffiti artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) was catapulted to international fame in his early 20s and died of a drug-overdose at 27. The subject of a feature film by fellow artist Julian Schnabel, Basquiat is one of the most admired artists to emerge from the 1980s art boom.

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This work offers a thorough introduction to the brief, yet eventful life of Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) whose works of grafitti art crossed over into the gallery world.

Synopsis:

Starting as an enigmatic street graffiti artist in New York in the late 1970s, Jean-Michel Basquiat went on to become the shooting star of the art world before succumbing to a drug overdose in 1988. This is his story.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783822816370
Publisher:
Taschen
Location:
Kèoln
Author:
Emmerling, Leonhard
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
History - American
Subject:
Basquiat, Jean Michel
Subject:
Art - Artists
Subject:
Popular Culture - Counter Culture
Subject:
History - Contemporary (1945- )
Subject:
American - Hispanic American
Subject:
American Studies; Popular Culture
Subject:
Art - General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 96).
Series Volume:
IMS-20
Publication Date:
20031131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
8.90x7.40x.32 in. .78 lbs.

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Product details 96 pages Taschen - English 9783822816370 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This work offers a thorough introduction to the brief, yet eventful life of Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) whose works of grafitti art crossed over into the gallery world.
"Synopsis" by , Starting as an enigmatic street graffiti artist in New York in the late 1970s, Jean-Michel Basquiat went on to become the shooting star of the art world before succumbing to a drug overdose in 1988. This is his story.
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