TALKS AT THE SCHOMBURG: BASQUIAT AND CONTEMPORARY QUEER ART

  • Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture 515 Malcolm X Boulevard New York, NY 10030 United States

The Very Black Project (Andre Singleton), Dr. Jordana SaggeseKim 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