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Andy Warhol

Robert Hughes and the Warhol Faultline: Where Do You Stand?

John Seed | Posted 08.29.2011 | Arts
John Seed

On the one side, are those who think that Andy Warhol damaged art and painting, and took it into the realm of a joke. On the other side of the argument is collector Alberto Mugrabi, whose father owned 800 Warhols.

Top 10 Portrait Picks From The London Auctions

Bruce Helander | Posted 08.26.2011 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Next week, London hosts contemporary auctions organized by Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips de Pury. While there are gems on the docket like Warhol'...

Detainees, Discoveries & Dads: Highlights This Week

Posted 08.24.2011 | Arts

It's been a busy week here on the HuffPost Arts': Walmart heiress Alice Walton is opening her own art museum, detained artist Ai Weiwei was finally re...

Tracey Emin, Chris Ofili Tapped To Design Olympics Posters

Posted 08.24.2011 | Arts

The posters for the Olympics immortalize the event long after the games themselves have ended. Over the years, artists like David Hockney and Andy War...

Jean Paul Gaultier: From Sidewalk To The Catwalk

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 08.27.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

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Legendary Hip Hop Artist's Street Art Show

Posted 08.17.2011 | Arts

Fab 5 Freddy, born Fred Brathwaite, is a Hip Hop icon and famed graffiti artist. In 1980, he paid homage to Andy Warhol by painting the side of a New ...

Missing Warhol Portrait Of Farrah Fawcett Found In Ryan O'Neal's Bedroom?

Posted 08.23.2011 | Arts

A well-known portrait of Farrah Fawcett by Andy Warhol may have been found at the home of the late actress' longtime boyfriend, actor Ryan O'Neal. The...

Routine Traffic Stop Leads To $3.6M In Stolen Art

ARTINFO | Posted 08.18.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

When Italian police stopped a car near Milan last month, they discovered more than they bargained for. Not only was the driver driving without a licen...

What's It All About: Chatting with Pat Metheny, Jonathan Elias, and Viva Voce

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.16.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Pat Metheny's new album is titled What's It All About, which is based off a line from the song "Alfie." Since this is an unusual approach for Pat Metheny, he tracked him down to talk about it.

How Would We Teach Andy Warhol?

Joe Hall | Posted 08.14.2011 | Arts
Joe Hall

Earlier this year, President Obama visited Facebook headquarters to talk about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), a policy initiative that supports a long-term investment strategy. What STEM lacks is a big C for creativity.

I Shot Andy Warhol: This Artweek.LA (June 13-19)

Bill Bush | Posted 08.13.2011 | Arts
Bill Bush

David Lachapelle On Childhood Inspiration, Loss & Hope

Eric Villency | Posted 08.11.2011 | Arts
Eric Villency

As a former Protégé of Andy Warhol, Photographer David LaChapelle has enjoyed enormous commercial success and regardless of what critics may say about his work -- everyone pays attention. 

It Happened June 3, 1968: Andy Warhol Shot By Playwright (VIDEO)

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

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Jane Jacobs vs. Andy Warhol: Who Knew?

Frank Gruber | Posted 07.26.2011 | Books
Frank Gruber

It has always seemed odd that while Los Angeles gets no respect from urbanists for its form and "livability," it is nonetheless one of the most important cities in the world.

Controversial Art Maven Dasha Zhukova's 'Art Island' On WSJ

Posted 07.24.2011 | Arts

Huffpost Arts is privileged to offer an exclusive sneak peek at the upcoming WSJ. Magazine feature on Russian arts maven Dasha Zhukova. For an olig...

Julian Schnabel Twitter Q & A

storify.com | Posted 07.17.2011 | Arts

On Friday, May 13, 2011, at 2:30 pm EDT, artist and filmmaker Julian Schnabel took questions from Twitter users. This is part of the Hirshhorn's new D...

How Much Warhol Is Too Much Warhol?

ARTINFO | Posted 07.11.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

NEW YORK-- This week an explosion of Andy Warhol's paintings are heading to auction in New York, with Sotheby's, Christie's, and Phillips de Pury toge...

D*Face 'Going Nowhere Fast' In Los Angeles

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.10.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

"Going Nowhere Fast" went somewhere with the pedal to the metal - mainly private collections. The almost sold out show at the Corey Helford Gallery in...

Warhol's Townhouse For Sale

New York Magazine | S.Jhoanna Robledo | Posted 06.27.2011 | Arts

Andy Warhol's East 66th Street townhouse, where he lived for the final years of his life, was practically an Upper East Side landmark during his lifet...

Warhol $40M Self-Portrait Headed To Auction

AP | Posted 06.21.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK -- A 1986 self-portrait by Andy Warhol that was among the last of his paintings to be exhibited while he was alive is heading for the auction...

Ages and Prices in the Art Market: Is the New York Times Starting to Get It?

David Galenson | Posted 06.15.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

Some great artists make their most important contributions early in their careers, while others develop their contributions gradually, and are greatest late in their lives.

Andy (Warhol) With Pineapples

Jill Lynne | Posted 06.11.2011 | Arts
Jill Lynne

The recent record-breaking sale by Sotheby's of Andy Warhol's self-portrait "Ghosts" for $32, 562,500 prompted me to think of my own Portrait of "Andy Warhol With Pineapples".

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Rob Lowe Dishes About Partying With Charlie Sheen In New Memoir

HuffingtonPost.com | Marcus Baram | Posted 06.08.2011 | Books

In his forthcoming memoir, "Stories I Only Tell My Friends," Rob Lowe dishes on the early days of the "Brat Pack" (he used to hate the term, coined by...

Self-Portrait of an Experimental Painter: Jon Schueler and The Sound of Sleat

David Galenson | Posted 06.04.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

The Sound of Sleat will delight anyone interested in the inner lives of artists who consider their work, and their lives, as a quest to create images as beautiful as those they see in nature.

LOOK: Andy Warhol Statue Unveiled In Union Square

| Amy Zimmer | Posted 05.30.2011 | New York

UNION SQUARE -- It's easy to pass by the Decker Building at 33 Union Square West or the building at 860 Broadway, now housing a Petco, without knowing...