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Jean-Michel Basquiat
Jean-Michel Basquiat (French: [ʒɑ̃ miʃɛl baskija]; December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist. Born in Brooklyn to a Haitian father and
May 21st 2017

SAMO is a graffiti tag used on the streets of New York City from 1977 to early 1980. It accompanied short phrases, in turns poetic and sarcastic, mainly
Feb 8th 2017

Bruno Bischofberger
Bruno Bischofberger (born 1940) is an art dealer and gallerist from Zurich, Switzerland, and a major figure in the international art market for several
Apr 3rd 2017

Mary Boone
Mary Boone (born October 29, 1951) is the owner and director of the Mary Boone Gallery and was instrumental in the New York art market of the 1980s. Her
Feb 10th 2017

Michel Esteban
Not to be confused with Michel Estevan. Michel Antoine Gaston Esteban (born 7 May 1951) is a French record producer, record company executive, cultural
Dec 31st 2016

Michel (name)
For other uses, see Michel. Michel is originally a French name. It can be both a given name and a surname of Hebrew origin, derived from Hebrew: מִיכָאֵל
Mar 3rd 2017

Fab Five Freddy
Fred Brathwaite (born August 31, 1959) more popularly known as Fab 5 Freddy, is an American visual artist, filmmaker, rapper and hip hop pioneer. He emerged
Feb 18th 2017

Glenn O'Brien
Glenn O'Brien (March 2, 1947 – April 7, 2017) was an American writer who focused largely on the subjects of art, music and fashion. He was featured for
May 5th 2017

Philip Niarchos
at the auction and was revealed as the anonymous buyer of Jean-Michel Basquiat's 1982 Self-Portrait, which closed at $3.3 million. In 1994, he bought
Mar 14th 2017

Phoebe Hoban
Phoebe Hoban is an American journalist perhaps known best for her biographies of the artists Jean Michel Basquiat ("A Quick Killing in Art": Viking 1998)
Feb 25th 2017

Figuration Libre
Figuration Libre ("Free Figuration") is a French art movement of the 1980s. It is the French equivalent of Bad Painting and Neo-expressionism in America
Nov 17th 2016

Larry Gagosian
Lawrence Gilbert "Larry" Gagosian (born April 19, 1945) is an Armenian American art dealer who owns the Gagosian Gallery chain of art galleries. Working
Feb 24th 2017

Konk (band)
Formed in 1980 in New York City, KONK was a band that emerged during a period marked by the post-punk/new wave and disco scenes which were prevalent at
Apr 13th 2016

TV Party
For the EP Black Flag EP, see TV-PartyTV-PartyTV Party (EP). TV-PartyTV-PartyTV Party was a public-access television cable TV show in New York City that ran from 1978 to 1982. After Glenn
Nov 28th 2016

Patti Astor
Patti Astor (born ca. 1950) is an American performer who was a key actress in New York City underground films of the 1970s, and the East Village art scene
Oct 15th 2016

Fondation Carmignac
Founded in 2000 by Edouard Carmignac and led by Gaia Donzet, the Carmignac Foundation is a corporate foundation that supports contemporary artists through
Mar 15th 2017

Vincent Gallo
Vincent Vito Gallo, Jr. (born April 11, 1961) is an American actor, director, model, musician and painter. Though he has had minor roles in mainstream
Apr 15th 2017

Rene Ricard
Ricard Rene Ricard (July 23, 1946 – February 1, 2014) was an American poet, actor, art critic and painter. Ricard was born in Boston and grew up in Acushnet
May 6th 2017

Alex Vallauri
Vallauri Alex Vallauri (born Vallauri Alessandro Vallauri; Asmara, Ethiopia,9 October 1949-Sao Paulo, 27 March 1987) was a Brazilian artist of Italian origin. Vallauri is
Jun 8th 2016

Zack Norman
Zack Norman (born Howard Jerrold Zuker, May 27, 1940) is an American actor, producer, writer, comedian, musician, film financier, painter, art collector
May 19th 2017

Richard Hambleton
Richard Hambleton (b. 1952) is a Canadian artist known for his work as a street artist. He is the surviving member of a group, together with Keith Haring
May 4th 2017

DNA (American band)
This article is about the no wave band. For the UK dance music band, see DNA (duo). DNA was a no wave band formed in 1978 by guitarist Arto Lindsay and
Nov 28th 2016

Jeannette Montgomery Barron
Jeannette-Montgomery-BarronJeannette Montgomery Barron (born October 3, 1956) is an American photographer known for her portraits of artists such as Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat
Feb 27th 2017

Danceteria was a well-known four-floor nightclub located in New York City, which operated from 1979 until 1986 (and in the Hamptons until 1995). Throughout
May 10th 2017

Skully (game)
Skully (also called skelly, skellies, skelsy, skellzies, scully, skelzy, loadies, scummy top, tops or caps but widely known as Scummy) is a children's
Mar 7th 2017

1988 in art
Opening of the Kiasma Contemporary Art Museum in Helsinki, designed by Steven Holl Freeze, Surrey Docks, London Archibald Prize: Fred CressJohn Beard
Feb 22nd 2017

Judy Rifka
Judy Rifka (born 1945) is an American artist active since the 1970s as a painter and video artist. She works heavily in New York City's Tribeca and Lower
Apr 28th 2017

Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (French pronunciation: ​[myze daʁ mɔdɛʁn də la vil də paʁi], City of Paris' Museum of Modern Art) is a major municipal
Jan 13th 2017

Thaddaeus Ropac
Thaddaeus Ropac (born 16 January 1960), is an Austrian gallerist specializing in international contemporary art. He founded Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac in
Mar 14th 2017

Julian Schnabel
Schnabel Julian Schnabel (born October 26, 1951) is an American painter and filmmaker. In the 1980s, Schnabel received international media attention for his "plate
May 7th 2017

Deantoni Parks
Deantoni Parks (born November 2, 1977) is an American new wave/avant-garde/experimental drummer, songwriter, film director, actor and record producer.
May 5th 2017

Henry Geldzahler
Henry Geldzahler (July 9, 1935 – August 16, 1994) was a curator of contemporary art in the late 20th century, as well as a historian and critic of modern
Apr 4th 2017

Bart van Leeuwen
Bart van Leeuwen (Amsterdam, 1950) is a Dutch photographer and author. He published his first pictures in 1967, graduated from the School for Professional
Mar 7th 2017

Don Leicht
Leicht Don Leicht (born 1946) is a visual artist who has worked as a painter and sculptor in the Bronx, New York City for over forty years. Leicht has had one
May 12th 2017

Lee Quiñones
George Lee Quinones (born 1960) is a Puerto Rican artist and actor. He is one of several artists to gain fame from the New York City Subway graffiti movement
Feb 19th 2017

Sofia Boutella
Sofia Boutella (born April 3, 1982) is a French-Algerian dancer, model, and actress. She is known mainly for her hip-hop and street dance, and for appearing
May 25th 2017

Gustavo Ojeda
Ojeda Gustavo Ojeda (September 8, 1958 – August 23, 1989) was a 20th-century CubanCuban-American painter. Born in Havana, Cuba, Ojeda emigrated with his family in
Oct 9th 2016

Seen (artist)
Richard "Richie" Mirando, known as Seen UA, born 1961 in the Bronx, New York City, is one of the most well known graffiti artists in the world, often referred
May 24th 2017

Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol (/ˈwɔːrhɒl/; born Andrew Warhola; August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987) was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure
May 25th 2017

David Ferguson (impresario)
David Ferguson was an international outsider-culture impresario, activist, music producer and concert promoter. Over his career, most of which has been
May 21st 2017

13th arrondissement of Paris
The 13th arrondissement of Paris (also known as "arrondissement des Gobelins" (meaning district of tapestries)) is one of the 20 arrondissements (administrative
May 24th 2017

Gem Spa
Gem Spa is a newspaper stand and candy store located on the corner of St. Mark's Place and Second Avenue in the East Village neighborhood of Manhattan
May 12th 2017

Patrick Montgomery
Patrick Montgomery is an American documentary producer/director and film and photo archivist. He has specialized in making films using archival materials
Apr 22nd 2017

Keith Haring
Keith Allen Haring (May 4, 1958 – February 16, 1990) was an American artist and social activist whose work responded to the New York City street culture
May 11th 2017

Kid Creole and the Coconuts
For the rapper, see The Kidd Creole. Kid Creole and the Coconuts is an American musical group created and led by August Darnell. Its music incorporates
May 5th 2017

Karen Bystedt
Karen Bystedt is an American visual artist and photographer who was born in Israel and grew up in London, San Francisco and Los Angeles. She currently
Sep 29th 2016

John Fekner
John Fekner (born 1950 in New York City) is an American innovative multidisciplinary artist who created hundreds of environmental and conceptual outdoor
May 9th 2017

Arleen Schloss
Arleen Schloss (born December 12, 1943 in Brooklyn, NY) is a noted "North American performance art pioneer, video/film artist, sound poet, director and
Apr 19th 2017

Andre Charles (artist)
Charles Andre Pierre Charles (born 1968) is an American artist born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in the Bronx. Charles is best known as a 1980s pioneer of
Mar 1st 2017

List of street artists
This is a list of notable street artists. Aya Tarek – graffiti Chico – stencil graffiti, street art El Teneen – graffiti Ganzeer – stencil graffiti
May 17th 2017

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