4 July 2019

Twelve Exhibitions To See Outside London Summer 2019

Summer has finally arrived in the UK so if you’re planning on heading out of London, Artlyst has put together a list of twelve exhibitions to see around the UK. Don’t miss the Keith Haring extravaganza at Tate Liverpool; major sculpture exhibitions at Yorkshire Sculpture Park including David Smith and Damien Hirst as part of Yorkshire Sculpture International; seaside photography at Turner Contemporary and painting shows galore from early 20th century masters such as Vuillard to contemporary giants Bridget Riley and Paula Rego and historical exhibitions such as Last Supper in Pompeii at the Ashmolean.

16 June 2019

Keith Haring: A Sign Of The Times – Tate Liverpool – Alice Lenkiewicz

The highly anticipated first UK exhibition of Keith Haring’s work has opened at Tate Liverpool. It is vast, covering most aspects of his work and career. This was my first experience seeing so many pieces by this seminal figure from the 1980s,’ in the flesh, so I was curious to learn more about the man.

12 November 2018

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Major Keith Haring Exhibition For Tate Liverpool In June 2019

Looks like Tate Liverpool has once again trumped (if that word is still acceptable) Tate Modern or in fact all of the major London Galleries by mounting the first serious show of the late great graffiti artist Keith Haring (1958–1990).

14 October 2017

Keith Haring Ceiling Restored At Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum

Keith Haring’s (1958-1990) ‘The velum’ painted by the NY street artist in 1986 as a centrepiece for his solo show at the Dutch museum has been reinstalled and is on display again at the Stedelijk Museum.

22 June 2016

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David LaChapelle Auctions Keith Haring’s Last Great Canvas At Sotheby’s London

One of Keith Haring’s final great works is being offered by Sotheby’s, from the collection of photographer David LaChapelle, in its Contemporary Art Evening Auction, on June 28th. It’s estimated to sell for £2,000,000–3,000,000 ($2,900,000–4,340,000).  Entitled, The Last Rainforest, it  is more detailed, more complete, more studied, and more virtuosic than any other work by this artist. It is a […]

10 December 2014

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Keith Haring’s Bathroom Mural To Reopen In 2015

Keith Haring’s ‘NSFW’ men’s bathroom mural at The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Centre New York, is about to be reopened to the public post its restoration. Since 2001 the bathroom has actually been a meeting room for the Centre, but for this month only it will be opened back up to the public. […]

16 November 2014

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Keith Haring: His Political Paintings Explored In New Exhibition

A new exhibition titled Keith Haring: The Political Line has its US premiere at the de Young museum in San Francisco and is the first major Haring show on the West Coast in nearly two decades. Many of the works are on loan from the Keith Haring Foundation, New York, with supplemental loans from public […]

26 August 2013

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Keith Haring Mural Gets A Clean Up After Preservation Order

Arts Victoria along with Heritage Victoria are in the process of restoring the Collingwood Keith Haring mural to its former glory. This important mural is an iconic example of one of the worlds most influential street artists. It is one of only 31 known murals by Haring that is still in existence worldwide. The restoration […]

4 May 2012

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Iconic Work Of Keith Haring Honoured In Google Doodle

Iconic pop artist Keith Haring is honoured today – his birthday – by the latest Google Doodle that copycats his style. In the early 1980s, Haring exploded on the New York art scene with a series of chalk drawings in the subways that featured bold lines, vivid colors, and primitivistic, cartoony figures. He got to […]

25 March 2012

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Keith Haring New Exhibition At Brooklyn Museum

The Early Years 1978–1982 Is Explored In This Bold New Show A new exhibition exploring the early New York works of Keith Haring has opened at the Brooklyn Museum. This is the first large-scale exhibition to look at his early career which is that of one of the most influential and best-known American artists of […]

28 December 2011

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Urban Primitive Artist James Rizzi Dies

It’s been reported that the Brooklyn artist James Rizzi died on Monday, at his New York studio, age 61. He was well known for his Pop urban brand of painting . The genre is noted as an influence to much of the urban street art popular today. Rizzi studied art at the University of Florida, […]

15 March 2011

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Rare Keith Haring Prints Donated to LGBT Youth Centre

A complete series of 10 silkscreens by iconic gay artist Keith Haring has been donated to the Center by Tyler Cassity, a co-owner of the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The Apocalypse series is on exhibit in the Advocate & Gochis Galleries until March 30. “Haring’s work is so iconic; we’re honored to receive and exhibit this […]