Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks Preview
The CMA's next exhibition, Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks, opens this Sun, 1/22! See the Brooklyn-born artist’s notebooks filled with poetry, wordplay, sketches, and personal observations on New York street life, popular culture, race, and class, along with related works on paper and large-scale paintings.
This Sun, 1/22, join the CMA to celebrate the opening day of Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks with FREE admission to the exhibition (limited availability based on space). Additionally, see a special pop-up exhibition by students in Kent State University's Leading for Social Justice course, featuring pieces inspired by Basquiat's work in the Ames Family Atrium.
CMA members can experience the exhibition first for free on Fri, 1/20 from 5:00-9:00pm and all day on Sat, 1/21.
Check out the behind-the-scenes photos from the exhibition installation below!
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