Gagosian Sees Huge Attendance Numbers for Basquiat Show

March 5th, 2013

Jean Michel Basquiat Big Joy via PhillipsThe Gagosian Gallery’s current retrospective of artist Jean-Michel Basquiat is drawing impressive crowds to the gallery’s Chelsea location on 24th St.  Weekend attendance has frequently topped 3,000 visitors a day, and weekday attendance has seen somewhere from 1,000 to 2,000 visitors daily.  Attendance numbers are only expected to grow, with the upcoming Armory Show bringing much of the art world to New York City.

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