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Explore Jean-Michel Basquiat's official artist website by clicking on his name above. He became famous for his Crown symbol and it is now synonymous with Basquiat.
Timeline of Basquiat's Life
The Chaotic Brilliance of Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
Ted-Ed Talk on Basquiat
In "The chaotic brilliance of artist Jean-Michel Basquiat," Jordana Moore Saggese, a professor of art history and African American studies, briefly explores Basquiat's life, his influences, and particularly his art style and use of symbols and signifiers.