Pictures at an Exhibition

Jean-Michel Basquiat at Nahmad Contemporary

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Job Analisis, 1983, acrylic and oil stick on canvas. TOM POWELL IMAGING/©THE ESTATE OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT, LICENSED BY ARTESTAR, NEW YORK/PRIVATE COLLECTION

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Job Analisis, 1983, acrylic and oil stick on canvas.

TOM POWELL IMAGING/©THE ESTATE OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT, LICENSED BY ARTESTAR, NEW YORK/PRIVATE COLLECTION

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.

Today’s show:Words Are All We Have: Paintings by Jean-Michel Basquiat” is on view at Nahmad Contemporary in New York through Saturday, June 18. The solo exhibition, which is organized by Basquiat scholar Dieter Buchhart, focuses “on the critical function of language in the work of Basquiat,” according to a news release.

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