5. From Canvas to Stage: A Tribute to Basquiat at Green-Wood Cemetery

Main entrance Green-Wood Cemetery

On September 7th, Green-Wood Cemetery will honor one of its famous interments, the late Brooklyn native and artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, with a concert and art display. This night will be full of music, poetry, and visual art produced by WordSmith and Danny Simmons. The performances will take place between the Gothic Arch and Historic Chapel against a backdrop of contemporary works inspired by the late artist, whose grave is one of the most visited sites in the cemetery. Learn more and book your tickets here.