Pérez Art Museum Miami Presents First Major Exhibition Focused on Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Notebooks

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Pérez Art Museum Miami Presents First Major Exhibition Focused on Jean-Michel Basquiats Notebooks

Through October 16, 2016, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) presents Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks, an exhibition showcasing Jean-Michel Basquiat’s rarely seen notebooks, filled with poetry fragments, wordplay, sketches and personal observations. These unique documents offer an intimate look to the artist’s oeuvre, embodying themes of street life, popular culture, world history, race and class. Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988)via Wikipedia This exhibition features 160 notebook pages, related objects, works on paper and large-scale paintings. Complimenting the exhibition, PAMM has added works from Miami including collaborative paintings made by Basquiat and Andy Warhol and other works that speak to the