Watch a short video about the custom-designed graffiti art piece commissioned
for the 2020 NEBH Virtual Gala and inspired by Jean-Michel Basquiat and NEBH’s
work to ensure that every move is extraordinary.
About the Artist
Luke Barosky is a Boston-based artist who uses a wide range of mediums to create abstract contemporary graffiti art, paintings, mixed media pieces, drawings, digital art, and photography. He and his work are showcased in “Above the Free Walls,” a 2019 documentary about the legal graffiti art movement and 2020 Award Finalist in The Massachusetts Independent Film Festival, in galleries and pop-up art shows around the city, and indoor and outdoor murals throughout Greater Boston. A former board member of Dorchester Arts Collaborative, Barosky helped to open the Erick Jean Center for the Arts in Dorchester’s Geneva/Four Corners neighborhood. You can see his September 2020 commissioned Uphams Corner outdoor project at 555 Columbia Avenue in Dorchester and learn more or purchase works by the artist here.
Walk through the graceful galleries and magnificent architectural spaces of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston from the comfort of your home using Google’s Arts and Culture virtual tour. View 21st Century Fashion, the MFA’s collection of Art by African Americans, or Radical Geometries, an online exhibit of Bauhaus works on paper.
Explore the MFA’s digital offerings to learn about the MFA’s upcoming Jean-Michel Basquiat exhibition, “Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip Hop Generation,” postponed from the spring and now opening October 18 in the Ann and Graham Gund Gallery.
Thank you to our Gala 2020 Co-Chairs!
Chris and Lisa Collins
Chris and Andi Jenny
Dr. David and Kristin Mattingly
2020 Gala Committee Members:
David Mattingly, MD
Linette Van Flandern
Julia Billo Woodard