Here’s 11 of the best Keith Haring products on sale at Tate Liverpool right now
From pin badges and colouring books to LP’s and skateboards, take home your very own piece of official Keith Haring merchandise from Tate Liverpool.
Tate Liverpool has welcomed an influx of visitors keen to get up close with the incredible work of artist and activist, Keith Haring. Documenting 1980’s subculture in New York City, Haring’s murals, symbols and mixed media artwork spoke for a generation and represented life from the bohemian East Village to the gritty subway stations and beyond.
Open now and running until 10th November, this exhibition is a real eye-opener. Colours, textures, political and sexual messages are conveyed in many different, inspiring ways that wouldn’t look out of place on the streets of any major city today.
Here’s the best bit. You can take home your very own piece of Keith Haring artwork by way of the huge offering at Tate Liverpool shop. Whatever your budget there’s a radiant baby badge, triple track LP album or even a Keith Haring design skateboard with your name on it.
Here’s 11 official Keith Haring products you can buy at Tate Liverpool…
1 – Keith Haring exhibition book by Darren Pih, £19.99
To truly treasure your memories of seeing Keith Haring’s artwork right here at Tate Liverpool, this exhibition catalogue is a must buy. Featuring around fifty works supported by rarely seen photography, film and archival documents from the Keith Haring Foundation, this book will not only introduce Haring to a new audience but also throw fresh light on an artist whose work remains symptomatic of the subcultural and creative energy of 1980s New York.
2 – The World of Keith Haring Triple LP album, By Soul Jazz Records x Tate Liverpool, £29.95
Produced by Soul Jazz records in collaboration with Tate Liverpool, this 17 track triple LP album is three records of the music central to Keith Haring’s life and art. A combination of rare disco, early electro and New York punk/dance tracks reflect Haring’s vibrant world of downtown New York in the 1980s.
When working overseas, Haring kept in touch with the New York music scene by listening to mixtapes, and these mixtapes provide some of the inspiration for this collection, capturing a flavour of Haring’s wide-ranging musical influences and connections.
3 – Keith Haring Dancers wall stickers, £35
Stick a piece of Keith Haring’s iconic design straight onto your walls with these Dancers wall stickers. Haring began his artistic career drawing straight onto the subway walls, and murals remained intrinsic to his work throughout his life. Each pack contain eight separate dancers, so you can create your own arrangement.
4 – Custom Keith Haring prints, From £25
You can have a Haring print on the wall of your own home. You can choose your print size and frame type and can be delivered anywhere in the world.
5 – Keith Haring T-shirt, £25
Bring some street art to your street-style with this white t-shirt featuring a green print of Keith Haring’s iconic three-eyed face, Untitled 1981. Made from 100% soft combed cotton, this classic t-shirt is available from Tate in conjunction with the Pop Shop, a project that Haring started in 1986 to ensure that his artwork remained accessible and affordable to all.
6 – Keith Haring Tote, £16
Sturdy, eye-catching tote bag featuring Keith Haring’s hugging couple, with contrasting black handles.
7 – My First Colouring Book by Keith Haring, £6.95
Designed by the artist himself this colouring book will give little artists the chance to discover Haring’s iconic images.
8 – Pin Badges, £1.50
Show everyone you’ve been to see the Keith Haring exhibition by wearing one of these colourful badges. Featuring his recognisable radiant babies, dancing figures, lightbulbs and angels you won’t be able to choose just one!
9 – Stacking figures, £30
This wooden stacking figures game contains 18 pieces decorated with characters from Keith Haring’s iconic artworks, from dancers to dogs. Stack the blocks in any combination you can, and create a crowd scene straight out of Haring’s works.
10 – Postcards, 85p or 6 for 5
Write home about the brilliant time you had at Tate Liverpool’s Haring exhibition on one of the many Haring postcards on sale. Featuring all of Haring’s iconic symbols you’ll find it hard to choose just one.
11 – Set of 4 Haring skateboards, £750
This exclusive collaboration between The Skateroom and Keith Haring features Man and Medusa expertly printed on four high quality Canadian maple wood skateboards. All boards from The Skateroom are constructed from 7-ply Canadian maple, which has been sourced from sustainable forests.
All designs are individually silkscreen printed by hand to ensure the artwork looks as good as possible – the artist’s signature is printed on the back. Once ordered, your boards will be delivered in custom protective packaging and include special wall mounts which give the board a floating appearance.
Keith Haring is open at Tate Liverpool, Royal Albert Dock now and runs until 10th November 2019. The exhibition will be open daily from 10am until 6pm and tickets can be booked in advance here.