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5 Essential Books on Jean-Michel Basquiat

Basquiat's "Defacement"Basquiat's "Defacement"
Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat
Jean-Michel Basquiat: XeroxJean-Michel Basquiat: Xerox
Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop GenerationWriting the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation
Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat

Basquiat's "Defacement"Basquiat's "Defacement"

The Untold Story

Published by Guggenheim Museum.
Text by Chaédria LaBouvier, Nancy Spector, J. Faith Almiron, Greg Tate. Contributions by Luc Sante, Carlo McCormick, Jeffrey Deitch, Kenny Scharf, Fred Braithwaite, Michelle Shocked, et al.

Police brutality, racism, graffiti and the art world of the early-1980s Lower East Side converge in one painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat

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Guggenheim Museum

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Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat

Published by Hatje Cantz.
Text by Dieter Buchhart, Glenn O'Brien, Jean-Louis Prat, Susanne Reichling.

The first African-American artist to attain art superstardom, Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) created a huge oeuvre of drawings and paintings (Julian Schnabel recalls him once accidentally leaving a portfolio of about 2,000 drawings on a subway car) in the space of just eight years. Through his street roots in graffiti, Basquiat helped to establish new possibilities for figurative and expressionistic painting, breaking the white male stranglehold of Conceptual and Minimal art, and foreshadowing, among other tendencies, Germany's Junge Wilde movement. It was not only Basquiat's art but also the details of his biography that made his name legendary--his early years as "Samo" (his graffiti artist moniker), his friendships with Andy Warhol, Keith Haring and Madonna and his tragically early death from a heroin overdose. This superbly produced retrospective publication assesses Basquiat's luminous career with commentary by, among others, Glenn O'Brien, and 160 color reproductions of the work.

Jean-Michel Basquiat was born in Brooklyn, New York, to a Puerto Rican mother and a Haitian father--an ethnic mix that meant young Jean-Michel was fluent in French, Spanish and English by the age of 11. In 1977, at the age of 17, Basquiat took up graffiti, inscribing the landscape of downtown Manhattan with his signature "Samo." In 1980 he was included in the landmark group exhibition The Times Square Show; the following year, at the age of 21, Basquiat became the youngest artist ever to be invited to Documenta. By 1982, Basquiat had befriended Andy Warhol, later collaborating with him; Basquiat was much affected by Warhol's death in 1987. He died of a heroin overdose on August 22, 1988, at the age of 27.

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Hatje Cantz

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Hardcover, 10 x 12.25 in. / 224 pgs / 334 color.

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Jean-Michel Basquiat: XeroxJean-Michel Basquiat: Xerox

Published by Hatje Cantz/Nahmad Contemporary.
Edited with text by Dieter Buchhart. Text by Christopher Stackhouse, Eric Robertson.

Copy, paste: Basquiat's collaged Xerox paintings presage today's sampling aesthetics

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Hatje Cantz/Nahmad Contemporary

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Hardcover, 11 x 12 in. / 200 pgs / 67 color.

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Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop GenerationWriting the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation

Published by MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Edited by Liz Munsell, Greg Tate. Text by J. Faith Almiron, Dakota DeVos, Hua Hsu, Carlo McCormick.

How hip-hop culture and graffiti electrified the art of Jean-Michel Basquiat and his contemporaries in 1980s New York

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MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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Hardcover, 9.5 x 10.75 in. / 200 pgs / 200 color.

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Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat

Published by Skira.
By Rudy Chiappini.

The brief but intense artistic career of this celebrated protagonist of New York's fabled downtown art scene of the 1980s

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Skira

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Hardcover, 10 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 162 illustrations.

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