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Jean-Michel Basquiat - New York, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 43.591 W 073° 59.539
18T E 585097 N 4508886
Quick Description: A plaque marks the home where Jean-Michel Basquiat died of a herion overdose in 1983.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 7/12/2018 5:10:54 PM
Waymark Code: WMYQR2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
The plaque says, "From 1983 to 1988 renewed artist Jean-Michel Basquiat lived and worked here, a former stable owned by friend and mentor Andy Warhol. Basquiat's paintings and other work challenged established notions of high and low art, race and class, while forging a visionary language that defied characterization."
Civil Right Type: Race (U.S. Civil Rights movement)

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