Keith Haring (1958-1990) was an American artist renowned for his vibrant and iconic graffiti-inspired artwork. Emerging from the New York City street art scene of the 1980s, Haring's distinctive style featured bold lines, vibrant colours, and simplified figures. He used his art as a means of social and political commentary, addressing issues such as AIDS awareness, racism, and the excesses of consumer culture. Haring's work transcended traditional art boundaries, appearing on canvases, murals, and even public spaces. Despite his untimely death at the age of 31, Keith Haring left a lasting legacy, inspiring countless artists and activists worldwide.