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Steve Kaufman  1960-2010, US

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1960 Born in New York City (US)

1978 - 1981 Enrolls in the School of Visual Arts.
Meets Andy Warhol, becomes his assistant at the Factory. Sells his art to Calvin Klein and Steve Rubell

1983 - 1985 Arrested with AIDS demonstrators for chain-locking NYC's Mayor in his office.
Exhibits «Sex, Rock&Roll» at Off Centre Gallery and Common Wealth Gallery London

1989 - 1990 Opens Art Studio. Hires NYC homeless. Paints portraits of 3 homeless people for Transportation Display Inc.; portraits are shown
in 46 cities on bus billboards, helping to raise $ 4.72 M to benefit the homeless

1991 - 1992 Completes 55 Racial Harmony Murals in the NYC area with Malcom X images.
Art collected by Spike Lee, Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Dee Williams, Eddie Murphy and Larry Mullen of U2

1993 - 1994 Art Studio moves to LA. Starts a new style called «Comic Book Pop Art». Uses original paintings of superheroes - Superman, Batman, Spider-Man, to name a few - as the icons

1997 - 1998 Holds art shows in Japan and Amsterdam

2010 Died

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Description and image  Steve Kaufman - IN MEMORY - Ausstellung zum einjährigen Todestag - Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel

Description and image  Steve Kaufman - PURE POP ART - Neue Werke - Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel

   Steve Kaufman - Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel
   Steve Kaufman - Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel


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   10 Jahre Galerie Eulenspiegel - Instant Art • Malereien • Fotografien • Skulpturen • Objekte • Installationen • Videos - Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel

   Group Show - Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel

Description and image  Marco Pittori / Steve Kaufman - PURE POP ART - Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel

   20 JAHRE GALERIE 1985 - 2005 - Galerie Gottschick, Tübingen

   THE AMERICAN DREAM - Galerie Gottschick, Tübingen


 Dealer Directory  5


 Art Distribution Irma G. Bläuer-Forrer, Allschwil / Basel
 Galerie Eulenspiegel GmbH, Basel


 Doubletake Gallery, Burnsville, MN
 Art One Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
 Masters Gallery, Vail, CO


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Last update: 30 January 2014
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