The OWHL Artist of the Week is Jean-Michel Basquiat. Basquiat was an American artist. Basquiat first achieved fame as part of SAMO, an informal graffiti duo who wrote enigmatic epigrams in the cultural hotbed of the Lower East Side of Manhattan during the late 1970s where the hip hop
Kara Walker is the OWHL Artist of the Week. Working with a wide array of media, Walker has produced provocative and truly novel works that address issues of gender, race, and racism in American society.