Street to Studio: The Art of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Presented by JPMorganChase.
Artistic Process
"Every line means something." — Jean-Michel Basquiat

In this large painting, you can see figures, words, crossed-out words, symbols, designs, and different areas of painted background. The overall effect suggests that Basquiat took ideas, words, colors, and images from lots of different sources and brought them together, like a collage of things he found in his life. Press the blue buttons to explore the painting.