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Inside the World’s First Art Amusement Park Featuring a Keith Haring Carousel

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Source: The Hollywood Reporter

In 1987 in Hamburg, Germany, the first ever “art amusement park” opened to the public, featuring works by legendary artists such as Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and even Salvador Dali. For three short months, families came together to experience the artistic oddities of the park — before the whimsical creations were soon forgotten. Locked away in 44 shipping containers for 36 years, the rides and pieces created for the original Luna Luna were seemingly forgotten.

Now, thanks to curation and restoration provided by Drake, fans and art aficionados are once again able to experience these one-of-a-kind works, up close and personal, at Luna Luna: Forgotten Fantasy in Los Angeles.

Read more: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/lifestyle/arts/luna-luna-art-amusement-park-jean-michel-basquiat-keith-haring-1235764433/

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