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Andy Warhol

The Beats Go On

Lew Whittington | Posted 02.25.2014 | Books
Lew Whittington

Art Pepper's description of his life in jazz and his descent into heroin addiction is mesmerizing in its veracity. These artists and this lost world is examined from many angles in these works give more than a primo peak at the hot birth of the real cool. You dig.

Ryan O'Neal Dispute Settled Over Andy Warhol's Farrah Fawcett Portrait

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 12.20.2013 | Arts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury says an Andy Warhol portrait of late actress Farrah Fawcett belongs to actor Ryan O'Neal and he should be allowed to keep ...

Allow Andy Warhol In A Flower Patch To Cure You Of Your Winter Blues

Posted 12.20.2013 | Arts

Is December gloom invading your psyche? We have just the thing to cure your winter blues, at least for a hot second. Allow us to transport you back to...

Have A Very Warhol Christmas

Posted 12.10.2013 | Arts

We never really took Andy Warhol for much of a Christmas spirit kind of guy. But this holiday season Christie's "A Christmas Thing" holiday auction is...

Expert Appraises Andy Warhol's Portrait Of Farrah Fawcett At $12 Million

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett currently held by actor Ryan O'Neal is worth an estimated $12 million, an appraiser tol...

12 Books on the Ins and Outs of Collecting Contemporary Art

MutualArt | Posted 02.03.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

Whether a beginner or a seasoned pro, there is something of interest on this list that will offer revelation into the inner workings of the art world, helping to keep the acquisition process about excitement, rather than the stress of negotiation.

The Fate Of One Andy Warhol Artwork Remains Unclear

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 12.04.2013 | Arts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A reality television producer told a jury on Wednesday that he believes Ryan O'Neal stole an Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawce...

Andy Warhol Painting Winds Up At Center Of Heated Dispute

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 02.01.2014 | Arts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan O'Neal told a jury Monday that he owns an Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett and it was not a secret that he had removed...

U. of Texas at Austin: How Heartless Can a College Be?

Lonna Saunders | Posted 01.25.2014 | College
Lonna Saunders

The University of Texas at Austin is technically not a college. It's a university. That being said, what is going on? Also known as UT, an Andy Wa...

Quality Material Attracts Bidders for Record Breaking Auctions

MutualArt | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

The November auctions have proven that the art market is strong, and that the money is out there to invest in important, and expensive, pictures.

Jury Will Determine Fate Of Andy Warhol's Famous Farah Fawcett Portrait

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 11.18.2013 | Arts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andy Warhol's artwork has always grabbed attention and sparked discussion, but one of his portraits of Farrah Fawcett is about to...

In Praise of Sky High Art Auction Prices

Mat Gleason | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Plenty of people seem set to blame money spent at art auctions for the terrible shortcomings of society. Thinking people everywhere should be afraid when simplistic platitudes become public policy.

Being Andy Warhol (VIDEO)

Joanne Spataro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Joanne Spataro

It's been an Andy Warhol-centric time for me: two weeks of mastering dead-in-the-eye stares, sporting a black turtleneck and inviting external chaos into my life. Plus, I have worn my pinned-up blonde wig to filth -- like, actual filth.

Looking to See Some Real Art? How About the Tennis Hall of Fame

Daniel Grant | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Sports halls of fame are not big collectors and displayers of art, which makes this one in Newport so different.

Could This Andy Warhol Painting Take The Title Of Most Expensive Artwork Ever Sold?

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 11.04.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Potential buyers will have to dig deep as New York City's frenzied fall auction season gets underway with blockbuster wo...

Groundbreaking Art Critic Arthur Danto Dies At 89

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 10.28.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Arthur C. Danto, a provocative and influential philosopher and critic who championed Andy Warhol and other avant-garde a...

Lou Reed 1942-2013

Alex Simon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

Lou Reed has been one of rock music's most profound innovators since bursting onto the New York club scene in the mid-'60s with his now-legendary band, The Velvet Underground. Much of Lou Reed's career has followed this path: work that was often misunderstood upon its first release, then usually hailed as a masterpiece in retrospect.

Marilyn Monroe: The Woman Behind the Icon

Abhishek Seth | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Abhishek Seth

Generations after generation have been awestruck by her, her beauty, and her immortal public persona. Behind the glitz, glamour and glimmer, there was one woman to whom Marilyn Monroe owed it all: Lois Weber Smith.

Faith And John Hubley's Socially-Conscious Animated Films Screening At The Museum of Modern Art's 11th International Festival of Film Preservation (Huffington Post Exclusive VIDEO)

Michael Vazquez | Posted 10.24.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Simply put, this year's film preservation series at MOMA has got flix for every kind of movie fan. In this first of several exclusives, I've chosen to...

WATCH: The Daily Rituals Of Creative Geniuses

Posted 10.17.2013 | Arts

Everyone loves advice from people who have reached the highest echelons of success. Hearing about what extremely powerful people do each day or how th...

Auction: Warhol, Lichtenstein Prints

J. Michael Welton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Thirty-six silkscreen prints developed during Pop Art's seminal moments of creation are now at auction online. Among them are Roy Lichtenstein's fir...

Warhol's Cars Head To Bidding Block With $16 Million Price Tag

AP | Posted 10.14.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Andy Warhol's Mercedes-Benz silkscreen is coming to a New York City auction, where it's expected to fetch up to $16 mill...

This Coco Cola Painting Could Fetch $60 Million At Auction

Posted 10.04.2013 | Arts

It may just look like a simple, retro Coca Cola advertisement -- and hey, it basically is -- but the familiar black-and-white pop piece is actually an...

Who Knew Andy Warhol Was A Book Person?

Posted 09.29.2013 | Arts

We can totally imagine Andy Warhol wandering up and down grocery store aisles, scouring the latest fashion magazine or perusing tabloids for trashy tr...

Picasso Painting Fetches Over $1.5 Million In China

AP | Posted 09.27.2013 | Arts

SHANGHAI -- Christie's drew the elite of China closer into its orbit with an auction Thursday of works by Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol and others in Sha...