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$110.5 million Basquiat painting makes history

CBS News - 19 May 2017
May 20, 2017, 8:30 AM | An untitled painting sold for $110.5 million at auction Thursday marking the first painting by an American to sell at auction for more than $100 million. The piece from 1982 is the work of a then 21-year-old Jean-Michel Basquiat ...

East End Film Festival to open with Basquiat doc (exclusive)

Screen International - 15 Mar 2018
The East End Film Festival (EEFF) has announced the programme for its 17th edition, which runs from April 11-29, moving back to its traditional spring slot. Opening the London-based Festival is the UK premiere of Boom For Real: The Late Teenage Years ...

The expensive mystique of Jean-Michel Basquiat

KUOW News and Information - 09 Mar 2018
"Untitled", Jean-Michel Basquiat, 1982. Last year the piece sold for $110 million, making it the most expensive piece of American artwork in history. Courtesy Seattle Art Museum. Listen. Listening...

Basquiat heads back to his Brooklyn home

Art Newspaper (blog) - 02 Mar 2018
Cyndi Lauper had it right. Money changes everything—and art is no exception, even when it's exceptional. Take Jean-Michel Basquiat's Untitled (1982), the floating “skull” painting for which the Japanese web entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa paid a record ...

Phillips New York Auction Features Andy Warhol, Basquiat & More

HYPEBEAST (blog) - 27 Feb 2018
Premier British auction house Phillips is set to launch its first 20th Century & Contemporary Art sale of the year for its New York branch tomorrow. The auction will spotlight both emerging and established artists such as Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel ...

Basquiat: New Yorker Graffiti-Künstler in der Schirn

Merkurist.de - 18 Mar 2018
Blazer, Adidas-Shirt, ein Football-Helm - so wird Jean-Michel Basquiat auf den Werbeplakaten der Schirn in Frankfurt präsentiert. Diese Mixtur aus Business-Look, Sportlichkeit und schrägem Kunstverständnis zeigt auch die Ausstellung. Dort reist man ...

Long Trax 2

Pitchfork - 19 Mar 2018
is nearly 10 minutes of a stiff, metronomic beat and soft-focus keys that lilt upward and back in the mix. It's a track that seems unwilling to budge toward dance music's sense of release; instead it offers something as gauzy and indistinct as a throw ...

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