Aug 04, 2018 When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is JeanMichel Basquiat was born in 1960 in New York City, where he died in 1988.
Born to a Haitian father and a PuertoRican mother, Basquiat left his family home in Brooklyn, New York at the age of fifteen and took to the streets. A voracious autodidact, he quickly became a denizen of the explosive Gagosian Gallery is one of the worlds leading galleries of modern and contemporary art, with twelve galleries in New York, London, Beverly Hills, Rome, Athens, Paris, Geneva, and Hong Kong.
May 6, 2013 BY Hong Kong Tatler The first JeanMichel Basquiat exhibition in Hong Kong takes place in Central Born in Brooklyn, New York and having left his family home at the age of fifteen, JeanMichel Basquiat took to the streets, quickly becoming a denizen of the explosive underground scene.
Jun 07, 2013 Installation video of: " JEANMICHEL BASQUIAT" May 21August 10, 2013 Gagosian Gallery Hong Kong The Estate of JeanMichel BasquiatADAGP, Paris, ARS, New In October 2012, Gagosian Gallery opened a new gallery outside of Paris in Le Bourget. Designed by architect Jean Nouvel, the 17, 760squarefoot (1, 650 m 2 ) space is the 12th Gagosian location worldwide. Past show featuring works by JeanMichel Basquiat at Gagosian Central, Hong Kong, 7F Pedder Building 12 Pedder Street May 21st Aug 10th 2013 JeanMichel Basquiat at Gagosian Gallery Hong Kong, May 21 to August 10, 2013.
Artworks The estate of JeanMichel Basquiat ADAGP, Paris SACK, Seoul, 2013. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery.