31 Juli 2013


KEITH HARING INVENTED RAF SIMONS    SEASON 2
THE RADIANT BABY

IN THE EPILOGUE TO KEITH HARING INVENTED RAF SIMONS, NEU !  HAD COME AND PLAY HALLOGALLO FOR VINCENT GALLO. HALLOGALLO  WAS A PLAY ON HALLIGALLI WHICH WAS GERMAN SLANG FOR WILD PARTYING
ONE OF THE 24 HOUR PARTY PEOPLE THAT  HE IS, THE NEO EXPRESSIONIST BASQUIAT - FRESH OUT OF THE COMME DES GARCONS S/S 1987 SHOW HE WALKED AT - IS NOW AT THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART IN PARIS TO JOIN VINCENT GALLO FOR GRAY'S LONG-AWAITED COMEBACK: VINCENT GALLO WAS A MEMBER OF BASQUIAT'S INDUSTRIAL SOUND BAND GRAY (1981) NAMED AFTER GRAY'S ANATOMY- A TEXTBOOK BY HENRY GRAY ON HUMAN ANATOMY. FACT.
BASQUIAT IS NOT ALONE ; HE'S BROUGHT ALONG THE GERMAN NEO EXPRESSIONIST MARTIN KIPPENBERGER WHO'S JUST WALKED FOR DIOR HOMME S/S 2002 BY HEDI SLIMANE. BUT HAS HE REALLY? MARTIN FLAUNTS HIS KEITH HARING 'RADIANT BABY' DIAPERS THAT HE'S WEARING AS A TRIBUTE. IN THE MEANTIME, MARTIN'S  FRIEND ALBERT OEHLEN, ANOTHER GERMAN NEO EXPRESSIONIST, IS BUSY TALKING TO BASQUIAT ABOUT GRAY'S ANATOMY. ABOUT THE HUMAN BRAIN IN PARTICULAR. KEITH HARING, PETER SAVILLE, RAF SIMONS AND VINCENT GALLO  ALL WONDER WHY.. THAT'S TO BE REVEALED SOON.    BEGÜM BORÉ

TOP  VINCENT GALLO, 2011 AND BASQUIAT, 1985          MIDDLE  MARTIN KIPPENBERGER AND ALBERT OEHLEN POSTER BY MARTIN KIPPENBERGER (MARTIN KIPPENBERGER AND HIS KEITH HARING RADIANT BABY DIAPERS ON THE LEFT, ALBERT OEHLEN  ON THE RIGHT)        BOTTOM  MARTIN KIPPENBERGER, CANDIDATURE FOR A RETROSPECTIVE, 1993 AND DIOR HOMME S/S 2002. AS I TOLD HERE BEFORE ON 29.03.2013, MARTIN KIPPENBERGER DIED IN 1997  IN VIENNA.













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