No More Rulers Chronicles Jean-Michel Basquiat's Legacy in New Handbook

Offering insight into the influences that shaped his groundbreaking style.

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No More Rulers has unveiled its new Jean-Michel Basquiat Handbook with a foreword by Larry Warsh. The compact volume offers a comprehensive exploration of the iconic artist’s life and work. From his early years to his profound impact on the art world, the handbook provides a detailed overview of Basquiat’s journey.

Key highlights include an examination of Basquiat’s recurring themes such as his upbringing, his humanity, music, as well as sports, offering insight into the influences that shaped his groundbreaking style. Additionally, the handbook features a selection of sketches from Basquiat’s personal notebooks, offering a unique glimpse into his creative process.

Contributions from esteemed experts like Henry Geldzahler and Henry Louis Gates Jr. provide understanding of Basquiat’s cultural significance. Altogether, the Jean-Michel Basquiat Handbook acts as a resource for art enthusiasts and scholars alike.

Purchase one now on No More Rulers’ website for $18.95 USD.

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