Roxy, “Help the Homeless,” Keith Haring, Lou Reed, Futura 2000, Kenny Scharf, Folded Card, 1985


Folded card for “Help the Homeless” charity event at the Roxy, May 2nd, 1985. Lengthy list of hosts including Afrika Bambaataa, Roberta Flack, Herbie Hancock, Keith Haring, and Lou Reed. Artwork by Stefan Eins, Futura 2000, Kenny Scharf, among others.

5 x 7 inches. 10 x 7 inches open.

roxy homeless
Front with image by Keith Haring

roxy homeless inside

roxy homeless back

Afrika Bambaataa Futura 2000 (Leonard McGurr) Keith Haring Kenny Scharf Lou Reed Nightclubs Roberta Flack Stefan Eins


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