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The New Repuhlic, 1987 Jean-Michel Basquiat: Requiem for a Featherweight If
any artist may be said to have parodied, not just illustrated, the contemporary-art
boom of the eighties, he was Jean-Michel Basquiat, who died of a heroin ...
Likewise, Basquiat's paintings — when they appeared in 1981 at P.S. 1, in a
sprawling survey called "New York / New Wave" — were clearly better than the
common run of graffiti art: ... Jean-Michel Basquiat: Requiem for a Featherweight /
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Robert Hughes must be one of the finest users of language at work in the field of art criticism. His comments, whether you agree with them or not, are always a joy to read. Read full review
Nothing if not critical: selected essays on art and artistsUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This collection brings together over 90 essays, many of which have already appeared in major journals. Hughes considers the Masters, 19th-century art and artists, the Modernist spirit, American and ... Read full review