Bursting with color and featuring Keith Haring’s powerful messages, this collection of posters includes insightful commentary and dazzling reproductions.
Whether Keith Haring was raising awareness of the AIDS epidemic and apartheid or celebrating life, music, and dance, his signature illustrations became part of the cultural landscape of the 1980s. Posters were central to Haring’s oeuvre and the perfect medium for his inclusive, accessible, and figurative style. Author Jurgen Doring offers fascinating insights into Haring’s work, providing commentary on each of the exquisitely reproduced posters. An important reference work and a vibrant celebration of a world renowned artist, this book will delight Haring’s many fans throughout the world.
JÜRGEN DÖRING is Head of the Department of Graphics and Posters at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe in Hamburg, Germany.
Claus von der Osten
Claus von der Osten is a collector of artist posters living in Hamburg. He also authors numerous specialist articles on art and works as an exhibition curator.