HARING Keith (1958 – 1990)


Radioactive Sword with Pyramid, 1982

Unterground Graffiti Art, Unique
Chalk on poster
33 x 38 cm

Some artist used in the 1970th and 1980th the walls and the trains of the New York subway as media for there artistic work. Haring was well known by the way he used expired black poster for his calk drawings. Haring estimated that between 1980 and 1985 he created some thousand of such drawings. He was also jailed several times by the subway officers when they catch him "working".

Keith Haring


Signed exhibition catalogue, 1982

Extensive signed catalog with photographs of artworks from the exhibition.
23.5 x 23 cm
Signed, inscribed and dated „For Terry & Bill, K. Haring 82“.

This catalogue was produced by Tony Shafrazi Gallery New York for the first exhibition of Keith Harings “Underground Graffiti”.