Jean-Michel Basquait died on this day, twenty-seven years ago today (has it really been that long?)
Currently up at Brooklyn Museum a selection from Basquiat’s Notebooks
From this past June on Hyperallergic – Megan Liberty – “An Intimate Reading of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s poetry“.
Here‘s the ever-perceptive Luc Sante on Basquiat’s Notebooks – in the New York Times
“Five Fish Species”, Basquait’s hommage to his hero, William S Burroughs came up for auction at Sotherby’s a couple of years ago, and can be seen in reproduction here: