Manhattan is full of dicks. Keith Haring, perhaps the most famous 1980s pop and graffiti artist to come out of New York’s downtown scene, knew this well.
In 2016, New York City is simply a much more expensive and claustrophobic version of everywhere else: a mindless expanse of TD Banks, 7/11s, Subway Sandwich shops, CVS pharmacies, Chipotle’s, Taco Bell/Pizza Hut combos, and the occasional Starbucks, just to keep things from becoming a faceless monoculture. Further evidence that the city is intent on shaking off [...]
Nestled in the 1st arrondissement of Paris lies the Place Vendôme, home to lavish hotels, renowned dress designers, and, strangely enough, a handful of Keith Haring’s ashes sprinkled by Yoko Ono. But the shining jewel of the Place Vendôme is the Maison Chaumet, a jewelry house whose designs have adorned royalty since ... More »
Maria Cox collected modern and contemporary art with her late husband, Donald, throughout their marriage, building an impressive selection of works by Joan Mitchell, Philip Guston, Joel Shapiro, Frank Stella, Keith Haring, Malcom Morley, Jasper Johns, and many more. Show More Summary
In art news, the Met announces record high attendance amidst financial difficulties, and a Keith Haring Mural is in danger of being torn down by developers.
Residents of a Harlem building are fighting developers who want to destroy a rare Keith Haring mural.
Time for some armchair psychiatry. Sports and political commentator Keith Olbermann used the 20 items on the Hare Psychopathy Checklist ? an actual clinical tool used to help diagnose psychopathy ? to assess Donald Trump. The results? Well,...Show More Summary
John Gruen, who wrote authorised coffee-table books about famous musicians and dancers, has passed on at 89. His subjects included Bernstein (who was also his lover), Menotti, Erik Bruhn and Keith Haring. He defined himself in a late interview as ‘ a writer, critic, journalist, bon vivant, gadfly, busybody, father, husband, queer, neurotic workaholic. Let’s […]
This July, Vito Schnabel Gallery presents an exhibition of work by artists active during the 1980s?including Laurie Anderson, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Francesco Clemente, George Condo, Keith Haring, Sherrie Levine, McDermott & McGough, Rene Ricard, David Salle, Kenny Scarf, Julian Schnabel and Andy Warhol. Show More Summary
The legacy of artist and social activist Keith Haring is being celebrated with a sleek footwear and eyewear line. The "one-for-one" brand Toms introduced the new designs, which were produced in partnership with the Keith Haring Foundation, for both men and women on Tuesday. Show More Summary
TOMS has partnered with the Keith Haring Foundation to celebrate the legacy of the late American artist and social activist. Accordingly, we see a number of Haring’s iconic designs showcased on a range of footwear and eyewear. Furthermore, TOMS looked to the artwork that Keith created in New York City subway stations utilizing chalkboard and […]
Haring’s iconic drawings, now on footwear and glasses
You surely know Keith Haring’s work from his effervescent stickish figures decorating everything from floor-to-ceiling walls to T-shirts to coffee mugs to earrings. If you liked bright colors in the 1980s and early ’90s, not a day went by that you didn’t see some yellow men holding a baby aloft, or a red dog with bark lines emanating from his [...]
Happy birthday to Keith Haring, whose colorful and thoughtful art can still be seen around the world.
Molly Prentiss’s debut novel focuses on three principal characters at the dawn of the era of Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring.
With its on-going UT SPRZ NY range, exclusive to its 5th Avenue flagship store in Manhattan, Japanese fast fashion retailer Uniqlo celebration the fusion of art and fashion. The latest range of t-shirts features the work of artists Andy Warhol, Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat. Some of the most iconic works of the three artists […]
UNIQLO celebrates the fusion of art and fashion with its ongoing UT SPRZ NY range. The exciting project is centered around the UNIQLO’s Fifth Avenue flagship in New York City. Andy Warhol,... [Read More] The post UNIQLO Gets Artsy with Andy Warhol, Keith Haring & Jean-Michel Basquiat appeared first on The Fashionisto.
You’d have a tough time denying that New York is one of the world’s most important cities when it comes contemporary design. From Keith Haring, subway graffiti and street culture to Sagmeister & Walsh, Etsy and Behance, New York has been holding it down for decades. Show More Summary
Summary: Banksy is, in many ways, the most singular street artist icon the medium has seen, even branching beyond Jean-Michel Basquiat as a street artist and beyond Keith Haring as a social activist artist. He is the most recognized and globally accessible street artist of today — and yet, he remains anonymous.