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Thirty on Thursday: Basquiat and Jazz


  • Thursday
  • October 24, 2019
  • 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm



Join us in the galleries for a thirty-minute conversation with Joanna Robotham, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, about the influence of jazz on artist Jean-Michel Basquiat and a musical demonstration by Pierce Green, saxophone player and University of Tampa student.

Thirty on Thursday gallery talks are free with regular admission.

RSVP for the event. Email the Education Department.

Image: The Yellow Door, 1985. Jean-Michel Basquiat (American, 1960-1988), Acrylic and oil stick on collaged wood door. Collage elements: color xerox paper on pegboard, nails and metal hinges. 84 x 36 inches. Private Collection. Photographer: Jeremy Scott. © Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Licensed by Artestar, New York.