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Author: Jean Michel BasquiatMarc MayerFred HoffmanBrooklyn Museum.Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.)All authors
Publisher: [Brooklyn, N.Y.] : Brooklyn Museum ; London ; New York : Merrell, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Born in Brooklyn in 1960, Jean-Michel Basquiat lived to the age of only twenty-seven. His meteoric career as an artist had lasted no more than eight years. The one-time teenage runaway and high-school dropout was first included in a group exhibition in 1980, and almost immediately knew considerable success, enjoying his first solo exhibition just two years later. Basquiat quickly became a notable figure on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibitions
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Basquiat, Jean Michel.
Basquiat.
[Brooklyn, N.Y.] : Brooklyn Museum ; London ; New York : Merrell, 2005
(OCoLC)605726793
Online version:
Basquiat, Jean Michel.
Basquiat.
[Brooklyn, N.Y.] : Brooklyn Museum ; London ; New York : Merrell, 2005
(OCoLC)607576835
Named Person: Jean Michel Basquiat; Jean-Michel Basquiat; Jean-Michel Basquiat; Jean Michel Basquiat; Jean-Michel Basquiat
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Michel Basquiat; Marc Mayer; Fred Hoffman; Brooklyn Museum.; Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.); Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
ISBN: 185894287X 9781858942872 0872731529 9780872731523 1858943612 9781858943619
OCLC Number: 56672057
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition to be held at the Brooklyn Museum, Mar. 11-June 5, 2005, at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, July 17-Oct. 10, 2005, and at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Nov. 20, 2005-Feb. 12, 2006.
Description: 224 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Basquiat in history / Marc Mayer --
In the cipher: Basquiat and hip-hop culture / Franklin Sirmans --
The defining years: notes on five key works / Fred Hoffman --
Lost in translation: Jean-Michel in the (re)mix / Kellie Jones --
Exhibition history.
Responsibility: edited by Marc Mayer ; essays by Fred Hoffman [and others].
Local System Bib Number:
(Sirsi) o56672057

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A publication celebrating the work of artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988), whose meteoric and often controversial career lasted for only eight years until his death at the age of twenty-seven  Read more...
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