AREA, Benefit For Haitian Children, Group show with Basquiat, Haring, Warhol, Poster, September 30, 1985


Poster for AREA’s benefit show for Haitian Children, September 30, 1985. Participating artists included Jean-Michel Basquiat, Leo Castelli, Christo, Keith Haring, Robert Mapplethorpe, Grace Jones, Kenny Scharf, Andy Warhol, and Holly Solomon.

11 x 17 inches

poster for AREA group show with Basquiat, Warhol, Haring

African Diaspora AREA Benefit Invitations Jean-Michel Basquiat Nightclubs


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