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Art world star gives back by buying work of the undiscovered

Painter Guy Stanley Philoche, a 43-year-old Haitian immigrant and star in the New York art world, at his East Harlem homesurrounded with art collected from other artists, Thursday Nov. 19, 2020, in New York. After a hugely successful gallery show, Philoche wanted to treat himself to a fancy $15,000 watch, instead he bought the works of fellow artists struggling in the pandemic. "I'm not a rich man," he said, "but I owe a big debt to the art world." (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

 

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