Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist from Brooklyn, New York.
Documentary about the most famous graffiti artist in the world.
Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter.
Jean-Michel Basquiat’s origins and rise to fame, seen as never before through the eyes of Al Diaz, fellow graffiti artist, SAMO co-conspirator and confidant.
Music by Hogan Grip © Tony Higgins and Declan Kelly
Jean-Michel Basquiat’s contemporary and friend, the artist Toxic, on the paintings, the scene and the Basquiat no one knew.
Music: “Close to the Edge” by JS aka The Best
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