We Londoners usually know when the circus is in town, and this month it’s all about buying art, with the big guns out the first weekend in Regent’s Park for Frieze. The annual art fair was packed.. City A.M.
He sold his first painting to Debbie Harry and titled works after bebop greats; his band was hailed by David Byrne and his art by David Bowie. For Basquiat, music was a crucial part of the canvas Independent
Van Gogh, Basquiat, and…Britney Spears? We know her first and foremost as a musical artist, but our favorite pop star is also an enthusiastic painter. And now, a Britney Spears painting has sold for.. Source: Hello Giggles -
Art lovers may be excited to learn that Magnolia Pictures now has the "North American rights to “Boom for Real: the Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat.” Shown at the 2017 Toronto.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
His works fetch more at auction than those of any other American painter – one sold this year for £85m – but Jean-Michel Basquiat remains an outsider in the world of contemporary art, written off.. City A.M.