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Andy Warhol

The 30 Harshest Artist-On-Artist Insults In History

flavorwire.com | Posted 10.29.2011 | Arts

Our recent author-on-author, filmmaker-on-filmmaker and musician-on-musician insults have proved that creative folk are only human, and occasionally e...

The Week In Art: Gypsies, Beatles & Warhol

Posted 10.26.2011 | Arts

This has been a week filled with distinct personalities and characters for HuffPost Arts. From Kisa Lala's riveting photoessay about modern gypsies, t...

WATCH: Andy Warhol Eats A Hamburger

Posted 10.09.2011 | Arts

Andy Warhol once said, "the world fascinates me," and we admit this video fascinates us. The subject is simple: Andy Warhol eats a hamburger. More spe...

'Sgt. Pepper's' Artist Talks Art, Pop Culture & Professional Wrestling

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Defined as the 'Andy before Warhol', Sir Peter Blake is an icon in pop-art. While he's best known for designing the cover for The Beatles' album Sgt. ...

Worst Job In The World: Andy Warhol's Landlord

Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

Letters of Note has a real find up, from the book "The Velvet Underground: New York Art." It's a letter from the realtors who managed Andy Warhol's bu...

LA Art Today: The Face of a Shiny Dusty City (VIDEO)

Tom Gregory | Posted 10.12.2011 | Arts
Tom Gregory

Art, like language, morphs words and tones to describe the world. It can be a reflective, interpretive, literal, and/or emotional. Important art passes the litmus test of time. It remains in the pop culture lingo to mark the space from whence it came.

Tony Curtis Art Collection Goes To Auction

AP | Posted 10.09.2011 | Arts

LOS ANGELES -- Paintings, sculptures and other collectibles that once belonged to Tony Curtis are hitting the auction block. Darren Julien, president...

The Genius of Damien Hirst

David Galenson | Posted 10.09.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

Hirst has not only influenced many of his peers; he is among the small number of artists who have spawned major artistic movements, and influenced important cultural institutions.

Rebels in Paradise by Hunter Drohojowska-Philp

Jane Chafin | Posted 10.02.2011 | Arts
Jane Chafin

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp's recently released Rebels in Paradise: the Los Angeles Art Scene and the 1960s introduces all the major players of the 60s Los Angeles art scene in straight-forward prose.

Review of Rebels in Paradise

Michael Roth | Posted 10.01.2011 | Books
Michael Roth

Rebels In Paradise has some interesting things to say about the development of a distinctive Los Angeles gallery world, with its connections to the entertainment industry and the burgeoning museum culture.

Andy Warhol, The Musical

The Washington Post | Hide This | Posted 09.22.2011 | Arts

Absence is a tough concept to cover in a musical. We are far more conditioned for characters to sing to fill a void than for their melodic personaliti...

Art Market Boom, Or Investors Hoarding Masterpieces?

Posted 09.21.2011 | Arts

As stories of sovereign debt crises abound, it is the art market that's unexpectedly--and undeniably--booming. In the first half of this year alone, C...

PHOTOS: 7 Most Overrated Things About The Sixties

Mark Juddery | Posted 09.19.2011 | Books
Mark Juddery

The sixties were the decade of change, the decade of cool, the decade of excitement... and the decade of hype.

House Of The Future

VernissageTV | Posted 09.15.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

In 2007, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam, Netherlands came into possession of the prototype of a quite spectacular piece of architecture: F...

Comeback Surge of the Psychedelic Furs

Michael Carmichael | Posted 09.14.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Carmichael

Brothers Richard and Tim Butler founded the Psychedelic Furs as the Punk revolution swept across the music industry with the force of a sonic tsunami. After all these years, the intriguing excitement of the band is still totally intact.

Ryan O'Neal Sues Over Fawcett Portrait

AP | By ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 09.14.2011 | Arts

LOS ANGELES -- Ryan O'Neal sued a former associate of longtime partner Farrah Fawcett on Thursday, claiming the man is responsible for a Texas univers...

Famous Artists Design Race Cars

Posted 09.13.2011 | Arts

Since 1975, BMW has commissioned 17 racing cars painted by famous artists from all over the world. Now, they're offering a virtual tour online of the ...

LA Street Artist Thank You X Reaches New Heights

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 09.12.2011 | Los Angeles
John Wellington Ennis

Thank You X has made his mark not just by his Warhol homage, accented with flourishes of paint, but by his preternatural ability to decorate higher-up spots of the Los Angeles landscape.

Warhol's 32 Campbell's Soup Cans And The Decline Of Connoisseurship

John Seed | Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts
John Seed

MOCA Los Angeles will be exhibiting the complete set of Warhol's 32 Campbell's Soup cans through September 7th. The soup cans offer an opportunity for me to explain just what I think the damage of Warhol's work was.

University Sues Ryan O'Neal Over Fawcett Portrait

AP | By ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 09.09.2011 | Arts

LOS ANGELES -- The University of Texas system and Ryan O'Neal are sparring over ownership of an Andy Warhol portrait of the actor's longtime companion...

Music Mogul Tommy Mottola Opens Art Gallery

wsj.com | MARSHALL HEYMAN | Posted 09.04.2011 | Arts

EAST HAMPTON--With years of music experience under his belt, Tommy Mottola, the former head of Sony Music Entertainment and a mentor to such talent as...

Betsey Johnson: Andy Warhol Would Have Gotten Botox

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 09.04.2011 | Style

As we all know, Betsey Johnson is one kooky lady and at age 69, she's got stories to tell. The Daily Front Row caught up with the designer in the Hamp...

Rose Art Museum Collection Saved

The Huffington Post | Sydney Edelist | Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts

The legal battle over Brandeis University's Rose Art Museum's collection is finally over. According to reports published Thursday morning, the univers...

Highest Ever Contemporary Art Sale In London

Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts

(Via Mutual Art) Sotheby’s triumphed this week and signaled an end to art market woes as its Contemporary Art evening sale raised $174.1million -...

Larry Gagosian's House Damaged In Fire

East Hampton, NY Patch | Taylor K. Vecsey | Posted 08.29.2011 | Arts

A fire broke out behind the walls of renowned art dealer Larry Gagosian's house in Amagansett on Tuesday night, leaving it uninhabitable for the time ...