Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat is an American avant-garde painter of Haitian and Puerto Rican origin, a pioneer of the New York underground
In his style made of graphs and energy, of art naive very inspired by the visuals of Afro-Caribbean painting, thus joining primitivism, where violence and humor easily cohabit, Basquiat has become a reference and a symbol; the star, incredibly brilliant and ephemeral, of a generation lost between drugs and AIDS...

Year of birth : 1960
Year of death : 1988
Nationality : France
Pictorial movement : Street Art ; Art Contemporain
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