Jean-Michel Basquiat was born on December 22, 1960, in Brooklyn, New York. He was the son of “Matilde Andrades, a Brooklyn native of Puerto Rican descent, and Haitian-born Gérard Basquiat” (Neumann, 2013). Jean-Michel was a graffiti artist and member of the SAMO group who worked within the Lower East Side of Manhattan. His work focused […]
Based on a paper titled “A Comparison of Nature” by Misty Smith. Originally published on October 9, 2016, for FAS 202: Introduction to Humanities II, at Southern New Hampshire University.