Mittwoch, 11. August 2010

Down By Law | New York’s Underground Art Explosion, 1970’s and 1980’s

Here is a great exhibition that pays homage to the roots of graffiti that opened last week at Eric Firestone Gallery in East Hampton, New York. Entitled “Down By Law”, curated by Sara Rosen, the exhibition includes pioneers of an art form which shaped not only the streets in New York but gallerys and for years to come we will witness there influence.

Artists include Charlie Ahearn, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Blade, Henry Chalfant, Coco 144, Joe Conzo, Martha Cooper, Cope 2, Daze, Jane Dickson, Dr. Revolt, John Fekner, Cousin Frank aka Ghost, Michael Halsband, Keith Haring, Eric Haze, Keo, Eric Kroll, LA2, Lady Pink, Greg LaMarche, Michael Lawrence, Chris Pape aka Freedom, Rammellzee, Carlos “Mare 139″ Rodriguez, Anita Rosenberg, Sharp aka Aaron Goodstone, Jamel Shabazz, T-kid 170, Dondi White, and Zephyr.