Contributed by Jonathan Stevenson / During and after the AIDS epidemic, gay artists like Carlos Alfonzo, Ross Bleckner, Robert Gober, and Keith Haring used visual art to convey the tragedy of mass premature death that gutted the art world, as well as the political injustice of the U.S. Show More Summary
BEAMS has launched a new series of watches showcasing original artwork by the late Keith Haring. Boasting 10 colorways in total, the timepieces are highlighted by vibrantly-shaded straps, of which can be interchanged, in addition to the pops of color on face of the watches. Ultimately, however, Haring’s pop art and graffiti-like work take center […]
Supreme’s latest collaborator, Lee Quiñones, is a household name for anyone who is into graffiti. Born in Puerto Rico in 1960, Quiñones grew up in New York’s Lower East Side as a contemporary of Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat (both of whom have posthumously worked with the brand). For Supreme’s SS18 collection, Quiñones teamed up with the brand […]
Brands: Happy Socks, Keith Haring Season: Winter 2017/18 Key Pieces: Socks and underwear Editor’s Notes: Happy Socks celebrates legendary pop artist Keith Haring with this limited edition collaboration that perfectly coordinates with Valentine’s Day. Show More Summary
Thirty years ago this Oct. 12, A&M Records released the Special Olympics benefit LP A Very Special Christmas. Adorned with album art by Downtown New York icon Keith Haring and overseen with love by producer Jimmy Iovine, the album featured the likes of the Pointer Sisters, Sting, Stevie Nicks, the Eurythmics, Bruce Springsteen & The…
Known for its continued effort in the aid of the world’s various charities, such as these hurricane relief T-shirts, NOAH has teamed up with the Keith Haring Foundation to release a range of sweatshirts in aid of Save the Children. Using Haring’s drawing of “Mother and Child,” arguably one of his most iconic pieces, NOAH […]
In the 1980s, Richard Hambleton was the Shadowman, a specter in the night who painted hundreds of startling silhouettes on the walls of lower Manhattan and, along with Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat, sparked the street art movement. Show More Summary
If the streets of the late 70s NYC's East Village were brutal, its arts scene was vibrant. MoMA's show, featuring Keith Haring and 'Bikini Girl,' is a time-travel treat.
As part of its SPRZ NY project, Japanese retailer UNIQLO has partnered up with PINTRILL to create limited edition pins inspired by legendary New York artists Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring. In this fresh collaboration, art meets fashion as some of the pair’s most recognizable drawings — including Basquiat’s trademark golden crown and motif and Haring’s iconic […]
We’re big fans of Marc H. Miller’s Gallery 98, which documents vintage art and ephemera from the once thriving downtown New York art scene in the 1970s and ‘80s. From posters by a young Keith Haring to DIY exhibition flyers and more, Gallery 98 captures the scene as it really was, no romanticizing whatsoever (see: […]
Phillips announced that it will offer Keith Haring?s monumental ?CityKids Speak on Liberty? Banner for private sale this fall. Executed in 1986, the legendary Manhattan-based artist created the 90?x30? banner in conjunction with The CityKids Foundation to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the Statue of Liberty?s arrival in the United States. Show More Summary
The velum painted by Keith Haring (1958-1990) is on display again at the Stedelijk Museum. The American artist painted the canvas, which filters daylight into the grand hallway, especially for his solo exhibition at the Stedelijk in 1986. Show More Summary
A joint booth by Salon 94 and Antiquarium Ltd. juxtaposes Ancient Egyptian art with contemporary works, foremost among them Haring's hieroglyphic sculptures and prints. The post Keith Haring and Ancient Egypt Connect at Frieze Masters appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Meet the lovechild of Keith Haring & Lisa Frank.
This week in art news: the British Museum apologized for a controversial #AskACurator tweet, Documenta's organizers disputed claims that the exhibition has accrued a €7 million deficit, and an 88.5-foot-tall Keith Haring mural in Paris was restored. The post Art Movements appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Coach 1941 sent its men down a catwalk of glitter for its spring-summer 2018 show. The label’s creative director Stuart Vevers set the scene for a season of looks you can easily imagine seeing in the eclectic streets of New York. Adding a special character to the lineup of clothes, Vevers took inspiration from American... [Read More]
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Haring had assumed that his South Philadelphia mural would disappear, and it hasn't. For this 88½-foot mural, it was the opposite: "I made this painting to amuse the sick children in this hospital, now and in the future," he wrote in his diary - but by 2011 it had deteriorated badly, and the hospital was […]
Haring painted We the Youth on the side of a South Philadelphia row house in 1987 after his first plan - to paint a city garbage truck - didn't pan out. The mural faced a vacant lot, and both Haring and his sponsors always expected another house to be built on it eventually. Then, of […]