ART: Basquiat

Basquiat © 2009 Jean-Michel Basquiat

Fondation Beyeler, Riehen near Basel, on now till September 5, 2010.

This content was published on May 12, 2010 minutes

The retrospective marking the fiftieth birthday of controversial artist Jean-Michel Basquiat‘s (1960-1988) comprises paintings, works on paper and objects from renowned museums and private collections. Basquiat, who started out as a graffiti sprayer in New York, created 1000 paintings and over 2000 drawings before his tragic death.

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