Jean-Michel Basquiat, an artist based in New York is known for his graffiti-art that expresses social commentary on politics, poverty, and segregation through a whirlwind of abstract and gritty paintings. Basquiat’s work with Designer Virgil’s street aesthetics creates an infinity for the brand statement as Virgil says so himself, “Jean-Michel Basquiat is an important link to a downtown New York culture and an American Artist that laid the foundation for Off-White TM to exist today. The collection celebrates that fact.”
Although the collection initially came out last year in December in the US, 4 variations of the Iphone cases have been added. The line-up has finally arrived in Japan and along with the newly addition of the Iphone cases are the T - shirts, hoodies, chino pants, and denim shirts.