Grossmalerman is offered an exhibition at his dream gallery but gets some terrible news.
Episode 1 of 5
Basquiat’s Ghost becomes really destructive and Jonathan’s dream gallery asks him to come up with better idea. Tracie befriends the Ghost of Basquiat while Neal and Elizabeth’s romance grows even more toxic. Joyce visits a shady witchdoctor and Jonathan decides to paint portraits of his closest friends. Now he just needs some friends. A plan is hatched to help Basquiat’s Ghost finish his painting. He becomes visible on account of he likes the plan.
Basquiat’s Ghost becomes really destructive and Jonathan’s dream gallery asks him to come up with better idea. Tracie befriends the Ghost of Basquiat while Neal and Louise's romance grows even more toxic. Joyce has a NEW idea.
Jonathan’s dream gallery isn’t into the new “friend” paintings either. The angry collector “with a voice like a snake!” hires a bumbling assassin to to kill Grossmalerman. Basquiat’s ghost gets depressed, ignoring Tracie who turns to Mike for emotional support while Neal and Elizabeth hit rock bottom and Jonathan has an incredibly emotionally draining epiphany which inspires a new suite of painting called “The Helping Paintings”
Basquiat’s Ghost saves Grossmalerman from the bumbling assassin. Neal breaks up with Elizabeth and gets clean in time to go face to face with the Angry Collector. Basquiat’s Ghost is dispatched to the next world when his painting is accidentally finished by the itinerant preacher and Jonathan’s dream gallery likes the new “Helping Paintings” but when Tracie tells everyone she’s moving in with Mike all hell breaks loose.