Portrait of an Artist

Portrait of an Artist 4: Jean-Michel Basquiat

I had actually never heard of the name until I watched the documentary "The Universe of Keith Haring" where he was briefly mentioned, then it led me to the movie "Basquiat" and the documentary "Jean Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child."  just last year.  It was from there I came exposed to the whole new world… Continue reading Portrait of an Artist 4: Jean-Michel Basquiat

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Website lookup 4: DAVID CHOE

Korean American artist David Choe is quite a character.  Originally a street artist who wandered the streets of Los Angeles spraying images of giant buck-toothed whale (which is now his trademark) he now has a track record of many artistic accomplishments where he takes the crudely termed 'dirty-style' to the max (you'll know what I… Continue reading Website lookup 4: DAVID CHOE

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Portrait of an Artist 2: Keith Haring

Another tribute portrait of my favorite artist: Keith Haring. Though his life was tragically cut short by AIDS he left behind an incredible legacy for the modern art world. His style and images are unmistakable, and even as there are copycats (too many to count) none will ever have that magic and passion as Haring… Continue reading Portrait of an Artist 2: Keith Haring