Fred Hoffman’s most recent book, The Art of Jean-Michel Basquiat, was published in 2017 by the Enrico Navarra Gallery (New York and Paris). In 2005–06 he co-curated the artist’s last American retrospective at the Brooklyn Museum, which then traveled to the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Jean-Michel in Black and White
Fred Hoffman looks back on the creation of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Tuxedo (1983), examining the work’s significance in relation to identity and the hip-hop culture of the 1980s.
Neil Jenney: Nature Surveyor
Fred Hoffman explores the quiet stillness and Arcadian wonderment at the heart of Neil Jenney’s North American landscape paintings.