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Legendary New York graffiti writer, Wayne “StayHigh 149 Roberts, passed away yesterday at the age of 61.  The artist who began writing in 1971 was known for his smoking stick figure and uni-wide “Voice of the Ghetto” tags.  After disappearing completely in 1975, it would be 25 years until Stayhigh surfaced again, emerging with a well-attended gallery show.  Stayhigh continued to write his name in the street despite his age and influenced generations of writers.

Legendary New York graffiti writer, Wayne “StayHigh 149 Roberts, passed away yesterday at the age of The artist who began writing in 1971 was know.

Born in Brooklyn, Basquiat was the son of a Haitian immigrant and his wife of Puerto Rican origin.  He started his career in the New York underground graffiti and music scene, meeting – among others - a young Madonna, with whom he had a brief relationship.

Jean-Michel Basquiat~Jean-Michel Basquiat was an American artist. He began as an obscure graffiti artist in New York City in the late and evolved into an acclaimed Neo-expressionist and Primitivist painter by the Born: December Brooklyn Died: August SoHo

Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist. He began as an obscure graffiti artist in New York City in the late 1970s and evolved into an acclaimed Neo-expressionist and Primitivist painter by the 1980s.

MY FAVORITE OF ALL TIME. Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 1960 – August was an American artist. He began as an obscure graffiti artist in New York City in the late and evolved into an acclaimed Neo-expressionist and Primitivist painter by the