Keith Haring: In this article, you would know everything about Keith Haring- From his childhood to death. Keith Haring- Life, paintings, contribution, death- Easy explanation.
Keith Haring Radiant baby
Keith Haring radiant baby
”Crack is Wack” and “The Radiant Baby” was his most famous depiction of 1980. In 1980, Mr Keith Haring had organised an exhibition at Club 57(It was a nightclub- situated at 57, New York City). He made a painting with vivid and bold colours/lines.
Vivid colour with bold lines spread the message of unity and life which was appreciated by then time members of “The Independent Group”.
And after it, Keith Haring participated in the “Times Square Exhibition”. Here we saw a unique art style of Keith Haring in which he had drawn human faces and various animals in his paintings for the first time.
Along with mural painter, he was also a collage artist who cut colourful papers and photocopied it, and he pasted this provocative collages around the city (New York City).
One of his work of 1982 which depicts two figures of the radiant baby in which first show- Heart love motif and the second shows- Homosexual love.
Keith Haring led “The Radiant Child Keith Haring and the Jesus Movement” which was retrieved on Nov 8, 2017.
Keith Haring paintings
In his most paintings, we see the depiction of awareness against disease such as HIV/AIDS etc.
When Mr Keith Haring had started his art career when he used to draw paintings for his father’s profession because his father was a cartoonist who was full time drawing artist in cartoon programme- Walt Disney.
Indeed we see the effect of his father’s work, but after getting a job in Center for the Arts of Pittsburgh, he started his career as a commercial artist, through his paintings and drawings he tried to make a bridge between artistic expression and societal problems.
Thus, in the last days of his life, he used to make graffiti on societal, political and religious themes. He portrayed the bitter truth of societal and political upheaval through his calligraphic images, graffiti, and a large depiction of paintings.
Andy Warhol had been the theme of Keith Haring in many paintings. This artist inspired him most, and he met Andy Warhol with him in his production house “The Factory”. In several paintings including “Andy Mouse”, we see the depiction of his friendship.
To secure the paintings of Keith Haring, American textile building was dedicated to this artist who is situated in TriBeCa (Triangle Below Canal Street)(New York City).