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jean-michel basquiat

Talks at the Schomburg: Basquiat and Contemporary Queer Art

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The Very Black Project (Andre Singleton), Dr. Jordana Saggese, Kim Drew and Dr. David Clinton Wills presented a #veryqueer #verybasquiat #verydiasporic #veryblack conversation on the life and legacy of Jean Michel-Basquiat. This program, created by NYU Africana Studies graduate students, Ja'nell Ajani and Ayanna Legros, and Juliana Huxtable explored and historicized the cultural phenomena and life events that laid the foundation for Basquiat's creative genius and his undeniable impact on African Diasporic communities across the globe. Basquiat and Contemporary Queer Art was presented in collaboration with Basquiat: Still Fly at 55.