New Delhi: It is generally believed that a short, yet an eventful life, is more meaningful than a long life spent doing nothing remarkable. And, Keith Haring, whose work is the inspiration behind todays doodle, was one of those who led a short, yet a successful life. Keith died almost two decades back, at the age of 31, but is remembered today for his work and art.
This is because of his contribution to the society and the work that he created during his short journey. Haring was an artist and social activist whose work reflected the New York City street culture in the 1980s.
With a view to celebrate the 54th birth anniversary of Keith haring Google, today, replaced its standard logo with an artistic logo that represents Keith Harings aesthetically designed artwork. The doodle looks lively and cheerful. It features some dance moves that can make you think - for a moment - that these hippies have gathered to dance in someone's birthday party. Oh! Keith Haring's 54th birthday.
Though he lived for a short span, but Haring had a brief, yet intense career that spanned the 1980s. ...more
04:03 PM, May 04, 2012
New Delhi: Keith Haring died young of AIDS. The iconic figure of downtown New York art scene in the '80s, had by the age of 31, created some of the most lasting images of the late 20th century art. He rubbed shoulders with the likes of Madonna, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol. As Google pays homage to Haring on May 4 with a doodle, here is a biography of the...
01:11 PM, May 04, 2012
New Delhi: Today, Google has replaced its usual homepage logo with a new artistic logo to commemorate the 54th birth anniversary of Keith Haring. The doodle uses normal Google colours - blue, red, yellow and green, but it has been created in a way, which looks pleasing and makes the viewer feel energised in the first look. If you notice, you will find that the doodle features a bunch of...
06:30 AM, May 04, 2012