These are fantasy notebook covers.
The text is all filched from my notebooks, appointments, colour specs etc. I loved Basquiat’s early Warhol collaborations. But what did Andy think when he saw a nice logo he’d drawn covered in hip street language? “Er, very nice…you’ve actually drawn over everything… But. That’s. Fine.” They look nice as T-shirts as well. What’s the point of wearing a T-shirt everybody understands?
Petits Machins (Little stuff) is a track recorded by Miles in 1968 for the album Filles de Kilimanjaro; his last record made with the classic 60s quintet. Before he went to record In A Silent Way the next year, marking a transition to electronic jazz which would occupy him in his constant search for innovation and refinement. It was a decade after the timeless Kind Of Blue. Time to move on. Always. The stuff of legend.
Printed on heavy 315gsm etching paper.
Open (unlimited) Edition.
Signed by the artist.
Frame not supplied.