Keith Haring

Keith Haring was an American artist and social activist whose work responded to the New York City street culture of the 1980s by expressing concepts of birth, death, sexuality, and war. His work was often heavily political and his imagery has become widely recognized visual language of the 20th century.

Keith Allen Haring(31)

  • Born May 4, 1958 Reading, Pennsylvania
  • Died Feb.16, 1990 New York City, New York
  • He was educated at The Ivy School of Professional Art in Pittsburgh and then School of Visual Arts in New York
  • Most of his work is inspired by AIDS Awareness
  • Had no problem with showing sexual activity through his work