Out of the six interdisciplinary collaborators in Secret Pastures, half were lost to AIDS within a period of just five years: Willi Smith in 1987, Arnie Zane in 1988, and Keith Haring in 1990. The AIDS crisis decimated a generation of artists and thinkers who played a major role in New York’s creative community.
It is credited
Courtesy of BAM Hamm Archives.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 63.5 × 96.5 cm (25 × 38 in.) H x W (frame allowance): 66 × 99.1 cm (26 × 39 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Willi Smith: Street Couture.