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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...

Rare Andy Warhol Prints Shed Light On JFK's Death

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.23.2013 | Arts

President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963, a tragic day that forever changed the course of American history. Whether or not you ...

Poster Boy

Bruce Helander | Posted 11.20.2013 | Arts
Bruce Helander

As those of you know from reading my observations on creativity, I have certainly penned plenty of film and book reviews, which often supplement my standard fare of art essays about talented artists that I admire.

Is A Warhol Museum Coming To NYC? Probably!

ARTINFO | Posted 11.18.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

On Tuesday evening a developer was selected for the Seward Park Urban Renewal Area (or SPURA) site on Manhattan's Lower East Side, which currently con...

Grace Jones Planning To Write A Memoir

AP | Posted 11.18.2013 | Black Voices

NEW YORK — Grace Jones, who once vowed she'd never write a memoir, has changed her mind. The model, actress, singer and Studio 54 legend has an...

Fifteen Minutes of Fame and the First and Fourteenth Amendments

David Abbitt | Posted 10.22.2013 | Media
David Abbitt

At some point we have to ask ourselves: What are the costs for our increasing proclivity towards escapism in our social and news media?

Warhol And Munch Have More In Common Than You Think

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.20.2013 | Arts

In 1984, the appropriation king, Andy Warhol, took on a modern art subject far removed from his Campbell's Soup cans and Marilyn Monroe visages. That ...

This Is What The Andy Warhol Bridge Looks Like Now...

Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts

Last weekend Pittsburgh's Andy Warhol Bridge was transformed into the United States' biggest -- and probably most colorful -- example of yarn-bombing....

Paintings By Warhol and Rothko Surrendered In Massive Fraud Scheme

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- Eighteen contemporary artworks have been transferred to a hedge fund victimized in a massive $400 million fraud scheme, the Manhattan U.S....

World's First Pop-Art Satellite Is Headed To Space

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 10.11.2013 | Arts

LOS ANGELES -- If aliens ever target Earth, Jon Gibson and Amanda White are counting on them having an appreciation for pop art and a sense of humor. ...

This Will Be The Biggest Yarn-Bombing In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.15.2013 | Arts

The Andy Warhol Bridge is receiving a knitted makeover courtesy of a community group in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this weekend. Pegged as the largest y...

PHOTOS: A Side Of Andy Warhol You Didn't Know About

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 08.06.2013 | HuffPost Home

The artist once said that he was "from nowhere."

Former Factory Girl Talks Carrying On Andy Warhol's Mission

Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts

In honor of Andy Warhol's 85th birthday, we are revisiting an interview originally published last year. Sitting pertly on a low-standing couch, Ult...

Happy Birthday, Andy Warhol!

Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts

Andy Warhol had a knack for turning unmistakably mundane items like soup cans and Coca-Cola bottles into pop art icons. But there is perhaps no other ...

15 Minutes to Immortality

David Sable | Posted 10.05.2013 | Media
David Sable

Like it or not, asked for or not, sought after or not, we leave an imprint that is tagged to us -- sewn on like a tail -- and leaves a trail in its wake that at its worst is reminiscent of storm debris.