00t/12/huty/14427/16 Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol was born in August of 1928 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Warhol is an American Artist who is best know for his pop art. Warhol was one of those artists who just didn’t dabble in one medium but 7 types of media’s. The medias he did were  hand drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, silk screening, sculpture, film, and music. A good chance of Warhol’s work deals with advertisement, artistic expression, and celerity culture. Through out Warhol’s career he has many piece of art,. Because of this, Warhol is the only artist today that has the largest museum dedicated to him in his home tome of Pittsburg, PA.

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When thinking of Warhol, first thing comes to mind is the print of Marilyn Monroe. We see this print in many different colors, see them in single or double prints. This process that Warhol had used was silkscreening (That how was he was able to get perfect registration every time) and some painting. Some of Warhol’s other famous prints would be the Campbell Soup can(s).

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As mentioned above, Warhol had also done a few films. In this film he is eating burger king.

 between artistic expression, celebrity culture and advertisement

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