Basquiat x KOMONO 2014 Spring/Summer Watch Collection

StyleComments ⋅ May 19, 2014
Thanks to rappers like JAY Z as well as brands like Supreme and Reebok, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s popularity has been soaring as of late. The latest evidence of this trend comes by way of his estate’s new collaboration with KOMONO – a...

Jean-Michel Basquiat x 1800 Tequila Limited-Edition Bottles

StyleComments ⋅ May 1, 2014
Having teamed up with everyone from Supreme and CLOT to Reebok and Neff in recent months, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s estate now turns its attention to 1800 Tequila for the latest installment of 1800′s “Essential Artists” – a...

Uniqlo Launches SPRZ NY Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2014
Having already made the big American headlines by importing legendary designer NIGO, its discussions with J.Crew, and landing Pharrell as its newest face, Uniqlo continues to grow its presence in the States with the launch of SPRZ NY (“Surprise...

Neff x Basquiat Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 21, 2014
Encompassing inspirational musicians and artists in its design efforts, lifestyle apparel label Neff looks to the late artist Jean-Michel Basquiat for its latest collection. Here, Basquiat’s trademark handstyle, fanatical scribbles, and elusive...

CLOT Thesis Vol. 1: CLOT x BASQUIAT Artist Capsule Collection Video

StyleComments ⋅ Nov 18, 2013
Having previously collaborated with the likes of Scott Campbell and Curtis Kulig, CLOT is extending its showcase of contemporary art by joining forces with iconic artist Jean-Michel Basquiat on the CLOT Thesis Vol. 1: CLOT x Basquiat Artist Capsule c...

CLOT Thesis Vol. 1: CLOT x BASQUIAT Artist Capsule Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Oct 11, 2013
Following up on its announcement of its first artist capsule series, CLOT releases the first set of drops from CLOT Thesis, Edison Chen’s collection of inspired pieces featuring artwork handpicked from late neo-expressionist artist Jean-Michel...

Jean-Michel Basquiat x Reebok 2013 Fall/Winter Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Oct 1, 2013
The Fall/Winter 2013 season marks the latest collaborative release from Reebok’s ongoing “Affili’Art” program and the estate of celebrated neo-expressionist artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Featuring silhouettes ranging from the Classic...

Supreme 2013 Fall/Winter Jean-Michel Basquiat Lookbook

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 23, 2013
For 2013 fall/winter, Supreme presents a striking collection with Jean-Michel Basquiat at its center. With nods at the late great artist’s acrylic and crayon paintings from the early ’80s, outerwear pieces like the M-65 jacket see compell...

Supreme 2013 Fall/Winter Jean-Michel Basquiat Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 23, 2013
One of the most prolific artists of the 20th century, Jean-Michel Basquiat first made his name via the graffiti moniker SAMO. Subsequent years to come, Basquiat took the art world with his iconic handwritten style that often tempered with dualities l...

CLOT Thesis Vol. 1: CLOT x BASQUIAT Artist Capsule Announcement

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2013
Today, international street brand CLOT took to the web to announce its first artist capsule series dubbed CLOT Thesis Vol. 1: BASQUIAT Artist Capsule. The Hong Kong-based label’s creative director, Edison Chen, hand-selected each artwork himself to p...

Jean-Michel Basquiat @ Gagosian Hong Kong Recap

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 15, 2013
Jean-Michel Basquiat may have died at age 27, but the Brooklyn-born artist remains one of the most original of his generation and an acutely relevant figure some 25 years after his passing. Following an exhibition of his work in Chelsea earlier this...

Ghost-Hunting Basquiat in His Old East Village Apartment

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 29, 2013
It’s always nice when new information about a late artist is uncovered, and the art world’s fascination with Jean-Michel Basquiat has never waned. Imagine the surprise then, when it was revealed that Alexis Adler, Basquiat’s former...

Jean-Michel Basquiat @ Gagosian Gallery New York Preview

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 24, 2013
Known for his trademark illustrations which blends sets of luminous colors with acrylic caricatures, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s work will be exhibiting at Gagosian Gallery in New York next month. The artist’s last showing saw the illustrious ...

Rumor: Supreme to Release Collection Featuring Basquiat’s Artwork

StyleComments ⋅ Oct 16, 2012
The latest news regarding Supreme has the brand working on a collection featuring Jean-Michel Basquiat’s iconic artwork. According to a representative at Artestar — a brand licensing and consulting company with the Basquiat estate among i...

Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat “Olympic Rings” @ Gagosian Gallery

ArtsComments ⋅ Jul 14, 2012
Coinciding with the start of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, the city’s Gagosian Gallery is now home to Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat’s collaborative 1985 Olympic Rings painting. Inspired by the 1984 Summer Olympic Games h...