Main Website: www.haring.com
Subject Matter: graffiti-inspired drawings on racism, gay rights and other social/political subjects.
Elements of Art: shape, line, color
Principles of Design: balance, contrast, emphasis, movement
Mood: relaxed, simplistic, powerful
Artwork is about... reflecting urban America during the 1980's and the Pop Art culture movement.
Worth sharing because... it inspires many young and aspiring artist to trust their abilities in implementing their art in greater scales rather than the standardized ones. It encourages artist to speak their minds through pictures. After all, a picture IS worth a thousand words...
Pop Shop 1
A Pile Of Crowns For Jean-Michel Basquiat
Berlin Wall Mural
"I don't think art is propaganda; it should be something that liberates the soul, provokes the imagination and encourages people to go further. It celebrates humanity instead of manipulating it."