Page 1 of 2
Page 1 of 2
Page 1 of 2
L
Lot 180

Keith Haring "Secret Pastures" 1984:
Rare original Keith Haring illustrated poster card for the historic, "Secret Pastures" show at The Brooklyn Academy of music in 1984.

Off-set printed announcement.
6 x 8.5 inches.
Some minor wear commensurate with age and medium; otherwise very good.
Printed …

Medium
Condition
Good to very good given age & medium
Signature
Printed signature
Frame
Not included
Series
Keith Haring Bill T. Jones
Publisher
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) 1984
Price ranges of small posters by Keith Haring
Learn more
Browse works in this category
$650+
This work
$0
$675+

Bridging the gap between the art world and the street, Keith Haring rose to prominence in the early 1980s with his graffiti drawings made in the subways and on the sidewalks of New York City. Combining the appeal of cartoons with the raw energy of Art Brut artists like Jean DuBuffet, Haring developed a distinct pop-graffiti aesthetic centered on fluid, bold outlines against a dense, rhythmic overspread of imagery like that of babies, barking dogs, flying saucers, hearts, and Mickey Mouse. In his subway drawings and murals, Haring explored themes of exploitation, subjugation, drug abuse, and rising fears of nuclear holocaust, which became increasingly apocalyptic after his AIDS diagnosis. Alongside Jean-Michel Basquiat, Kenny Scharf, and Jenny Holzer, Haring is regarded as a leading figure in New York East Village Art scene in the 1970s and '80s.

High auction record
$6.5m, Sotheby's, 2017
Blue-chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2019
Keith Haring - Party of Life / GenevaOpera Gallery
Keith HaringCentre for Fine Arts (BOZAR)
2014
Keith Haring: The Political Linede Young Museum
View all

Keith Haring Secret Pastures announcement (Keith Haring prints posters), 1984

Offset lithograph
6 × 8 1/2 in
15.2 × 21.6 cm
.
$650
Ships from New York, NY, US
Shipping: Free domestic, $45 rest of world
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
Learn more.
Check
Your purchase is protected
Learn more about Artsy’s buyer protection..
Have a question? Visit our help center or .
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
L
Lot 180

Keith Haring "Secret Pastures" 1984:
Rare original Keith Haring illustrated poster card …

Medium
Condition
Good to very good given age & medium
Signature
Printed signature
Frame
Not included
Series
Keith Haring Bill T. Jones
Publisher
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) 1984
Price ranges of small posters by Keith Haring
Learn more
Browse works in this category
$650+
This work
$0
$675+

Bridging the gap between the art world and the street, Keith Haring rose to prominence in the early 1980s with his graffiti drawings made in the subways and on the sidewalks of New York City. Combining the appeal of cartoons with the raw energy of Art Brut artists like Jean DuBuffet, Haring developed a distinct pop-graffiti aesthetic centered on fluid, bold outlines against a dense, rhythmic overspread of imagery like that of babies, barking dogs, flying saucers, hearts, and Mickey Mouse. In his subway drawings and murals, Haring explored themes of exploitation, subjugation, drug abuse, and rising fears of nuclear holocaust, which became increasingly apocalyptic after his AIDS diagnosis. Alongside Jean-Michel Basquiat, Kenny Scharf, and Jenny Holzer, Haring is regarded as a leading figure in New York East Village Art scene in the 1970s and '80s.

High auction record
$6.5m, Sotheby's, 2017
Blue-chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Other works by Keith Haring
Other works from Lot 180
Related works