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Jean-Michel Basquiat

[African-American Painter, 1960-1988]

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Original works by Jean-Michel Basquiat available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
 
 
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteGuggenheim Bilbao, Spain

Notable SiteJean-Michel Basquiat at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
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Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
3 works online when last checked

Notable SiteWhitney Museum of American Art, New York City

Broad Art Foundation

Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Info about a 2005 exhibition: Basquiat

Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
Untitled

Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany (in German)  

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas

Musée d'Art Contemporain - MAC, Marseilles, France (in French)  
King of the Zulus

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Florida

State Museums of Florence, Italy
Self-portrait, 1986

 
Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive   NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

 
Pictures from Image Archives:
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Los Angeles Police Department, Art Theft Detail
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PBS
Biographical info from the African American World section of the PBS website

UBS Financial Services Art Collection

 
Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteGrove Dictionary of Art Online (excerpt)  

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Art + Auction Magazine
Untitled, 1981

Art + Auction Magazine
Palm Springs Jump, 1982

Brain-Juice - 20th Century Biographies

SPIKE magazine
The Basquiat File

The New York Times
1988 obituary for the artist

The New Yorker
"Jean-Michel Basquiat retrospective at the Brooklyn Museum", 2005 review by Peter Schjeldahl

The Village Voice
"To Hell and Back", 2005 article by Jerry Saltz

Time Magazine
"The Purple Haze of Hype", 1992 article by Robert Hughes

 
Multimedia:
The Charlie Rose Interview Show (PBS)
1996 discussion with Julian Schnabel and David Bowie about the film Basquiat

YouTube - Broadcast Yourself
Several videos by or related to Basquiat


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Basquiat: A Quick Killing in Art


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