Over 20 murals by famous American artist and social activist Keith Haring will be on display from October 26th to February 4th in the halls of Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence.
The exhibition is entitled Made in New York. Keith Harding, (Subway drawings).The works of arts, in fact, were painted in the underground of New York between 1981 and 1983 and include some of his first creations where he used colour instead of his beloved black and white.
Included in the show are works by other artists such as the Italian Paolo Buggiani, who worked in New York during the 70s, as well as by Richard Hambleton, Ken Hiratsuka, Jenny Holzer, Barbara Kruger, Les Levine and David Salle. There will also be posters, photographs and video documentaries on street art.
Opening hours from 8.30 am to 7 pm, closed Wednesdays. Full ticket for both exhibition and museum costs 10 Euros.