The Very Black Project (Andre Singleton), Dr. Jordana Saggese, Kim Drew and Dr. David Clinton Wills will present 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 explores and historicizes 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.
This program is presented in collaboration with Basquiat: Still Fly at 55. Buy Tix here.
Can't make it to the Schomburg? Watch on livestream: https://livestream.com/schomburgcenter/events/4710738