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Andy Warhol

August 6, 1928 (Pennylvania, US) – February 22, 1987 (New York, US).

Andrew Warhola was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture, and advertising that flourished by the 1960s, and span a variety of media, including painting, silkscreening, photography, film, and sculpture. Warhol is here represented without fear of showing the other side of the coin, made of plastic and painted red-alive but sold as if made of gold.

Works: Campbell´s Soup Cans, Marilyn Diptych, Chelsea Girls, Exploding Plastic Inevitable.

Periods: Pop art, Modern art.