S: Andy Warhol
FC: Andy Warhol My life story | August 6, 1928- February 22, 1987
1: Born Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Youngest child of four | Schenley High School :1945 | Carnegie Institute of Technology | Where it all Started.. | Young child during Great Depression
2: Rock n' Roll was booming during Warhol's time period. Above is a silk screening of Elvis Presley that Warhol created. | Warhol's silk screening machine
3: The most famous Marilyn Monroe art creation is ‘A Shot of Marilyn Monroe‘ by Andy Warhol. The Marilyn Monroe Art creation was made the same year that Monroe died and her tragic life story was revealed to the masses. The movie industry only represented glamor and not reality.
5: Andy Warhol's artwork ranged in many forms of media that include hand drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, silk screening, sculpture, film, and music. Warhol Was notable as a gay man who lived openly as such before the gay liberation movement. His studio, The Factory , brought together distinguished intellectuals, drag queens, playwrights, Hollywood celebrities, and wealthy patrons. Many of Warhol's creations are very collectible and highly valuable. The highest price ever paid for his work was a painting sold for one-hundred million of a 1963 canvas titled Elight Elvises.
6: Who Inspired Warhol? | Jasper Johns, Jr | Jasper was an American contemporary artist who works primarily in the painting and printmaking. Johns and Raushenberg became lovers and were openly gay like Warhol.
7: Jasper Johns, Jr | Robert Raushenberg | American artist who came to prominence in the 1950's transition from Abstract Expressionism to Pop Art. He is well known for his "Combines" of painter and sculptor.
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