If you read anything today, make sure it is Clayton Patterson’s essay on the legacy of LES artist Angel Ortiz. A collaborator of and inspiration to Keith Haring, Ortiz place in art history has been marginalized and often forgotten. Patterson highlights the intricacies of the collaborations and questions why key figures in the art world have ignored Ortiz’s relationship with Haring in their assessment of the artist’s career.

Read the essay at The Villager.

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