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  • ‘It's about having your tag everywhere': why the art of Keith Haring is all around us

    13 days ago - By The Guardian

    From Pandora rings to Uniqlo sweatshirts, it is hard to avoid the 80s graffiti artist's designs. Such collaborations enable his charitable foundation to dish out millions in grants, but not everyone is happy Google Keith Haring and unlike fellow artists - Picasso, say, or Tracey Emin - you are as likely to find adverts as art. The ads suggest a sweatshirt from Abercrombie & Fitch featuring Haring's artwork on the front for £60. A ring from Pandora with Haring's dancing figures around the design for £125. Or a Uniqlo T-shirt, with two figures and a heart, for £14.90. This is only a fraction...
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