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Basquiat

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[[Performer~P115970~Andy Warhol~andywarhol]] was a phenomenon who warrants a lot of explaining: a completely colorless mega-star celebrity, and a kind of LaBrea Tarpit for a vivid and talented collection of oddballs in the New York scene. He fostered their continued degeneration into weird lifestyles and heavy drug use; and at the same time acted as their mentor, agent, and sponsor. One artist who came to be part of [[Performer~P115970~Warhol~andywarhol]]'s "scene" was Jean Michel Basquiat, an antisocial...more

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4.0

65 out of 100 Metascore®

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