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14 October 2017

9:00 AM

14 October 2017

9:00 AM

‘Art by its very essence is of the new… There is only one healthy diet for artistic creation: permanent revolution.’

Jean Dubuffet wrote those words in 1963, and when Jean-Michel Basquiat burst on to the New York art scene 20 years later — barely out of his teens, untrained and black — he seemed to embody them.

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