American Masters

Basquiat: Rage to Riches

Passport Season 32 Episode 8 | 1h 24m 16s

One of the most influential American artists of the 20th century, Jean-Michel Basquiat was a rock star of the early ’80s New York art scene.

Aired: 09/14/18

Expires: 09/13/24

Rating: TV-PG

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