Before graffiti was middle class…

Always Be Willing to Learn

Jean-Michel Basquiat -- PHOTO BY JAMES VAN DER ZEE

Cited as Lil’ Wayne’s favorite visual artist, the late Jean-Michal Basquiat, a graffiti-inspired artist began his graffiti-inspired works in the subways until he graduated to the galleries of SOHO. The January 1983 issue of interview holds the entire conversation between him and curator Henry Geldzahler and can be found here


~ by candyshanks on July 8, 2011.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: