Directed by julian schnabel with jeffrey wright, michael wincott, benicio del toro, claire forlani the brief life of jean michel basquiat, a world renowned new york street artist struggling with fame, drugs and his identity. Jean-michel basquiat (nova iorque, 22 de dezembro de 1960 - nova iorque, 12 de agosto de 1988) foi um artista americano brooklyn museum retrospective of basquiat, including photographs of the artist and his work basquiat at artfacts basquiat at artchive. Artist bio, artworks, events, exhibitions, auction results, artworks for sale, price history & news for the artist jean michel basquiat (american, 1960 - 1988. An amazing picture book biography of jean-michel basquiat that focuses on his life as a boy and his love of art radiant child : the story of young artist jean-michel basquiat. With a new record set last week for the work of jean-michel basquiat, artnet news takes a look at the artist's most expensive works at auction to date. New documentary boom for real: the late teenage years of jean-michel basquiat retells the story of the late artist who died at age 27.
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