Internationally acclaimed pop and graffiti artist best known for his "Tuttomondo" mural and his "Boxer" sculpture. He toyed with such concepts as birth, death, war, and sexuality in his work and often invoked political imagery.He was diagnosed with AIDS in 1988 and died two years later.He collaborated with Andy Warhol, another renowned pop artist of the time.BEFORE FAME
He dropped out of Pittsburgh's Ivy School of Professional Art and moved to New York, where he began sketching chalk figures of dogs in subway stations.PERSONAL LIFE
His father, Allen Haring, worked as a cartoonist. His life was commemorated by Madonna during her first New York performance of the Blond Ambition World Tour.FUN FACTS
Pop Artist Keith Haring were born on Sunday, birthstone is Emerald, the seaon was Spring in the Chinese year of Dog, it is 111 days until Keith Haring next birthday.