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Andy Warhol

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.

You Can Watch A Live Stream Of Andy Warhol's Grave

ARTINFO | Posted 08.05.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

A truly Warholian project is set to launch tonight, precisely at midnight, to commemorate the iconic Pop artist's 85th birthday. via EarthCam ...

LOOK: Found Andy Warhol Sketch Could Fetch $2 Million On Ebay

Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts

One lucky shopper stumbled upon the art find of a lifetime when he purchased a bundle of unidentified sketches at a rummage sale in Las Vegas. At the ...

10 Art Hotels Around the World

MutualArt | Posted 08.02.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

Whatever the intent, art hotels add an extra layer to tourism and travel, engaging guests by making them feel a part of the art process, and creating a memorable experience rather than just somewhere to sleep.

Quality and Luxury at Art Southampton

MutualArt | Posted 09.29.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

New fair Art Southampton will return for its sophomore run this week, kicking off on July 25th and running until the 29th.

Of Course This Is How The Warhol Advertises...

Posted 07.22.2013 | Arts

When thinking about art, summer, and the happy marriage of both, what comes to your mind? If you thought nipple-kabobs and a gag ball-and-chain, congr...

Ronnie Cutrone, RIP

Timothy Greenfield-Sanders | Posted 09.21.2013 | Arts
Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Ronnie first appeared on the scene in the early Warhol Factory days, befriending Lou Reed and Jim Morrison, among many others. From 1972 to 1982, Ronnie worked as Andy Warhol's assistant.

Heartbreaking Photos Of Queers In Exile

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.18.2013 | Arts

An exhibition entitled "Queers in Exile: the Unforgotten Legacies of LGBTQ Homeless Youth" will provide a historical narrative and abundance of images...

10 Reasons That Warhol Matters

Matthew Israel | Posted 09.09.2013 | Arts
Matthew Israel

One can easily measure Warhol's influence based on Google hits, Amazon publications and how easily he and his work can be recognized by the man on the street. And there's a Warhol for everyone.

15 Everyday Objects Extraordinary Artists Use From the Simple to Subversive

Austin Considine | Posted 09.10.2013 | Arts
Austin Considine

A new crop of contemporary South Asian artists is using everyday objects in ways that feel arresting and subversive. The effect: you feel a cunning contradiction of chills and excitement mingling.

Sculpting Jay-Z, Warhol and Lenin in Wonderbread

Marina Cashdan | Posted 09.09.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

Although young Polish artist Milena Korolczuk is best known for her works in film, she has recently turned a more unconventional medium: Wonderbread.

Rising Artist Robert Peterson Credits Hip Hop Community for Lyrical Inspiration

Marjoriet T. Matute | Posted 09.07.2013 | Arts
Marjoriet T. Matute

Less than a calendar year has passed since Peterson bought his first six-dollar art set but with determination and much dedication, Peterson has mastered the spectrum by mimicking famed artists such as Warhol and Da Vinci.

Andy Warhol, Master Ad Man

Austin Considine | Posted 08.21.2013 | Arts
Austin Considine

It's been 26 years since Andy Warhol died, but the Pop Art innovator's imprimatur still moves product like none other. Here are a few Christie's favorites from recent years, accompanied by quotes from the master illustrator himself.

The Warholian Questionnaire: Jackie Beat

Austin Considine | Posted 08.17.2013 | Arts
Austin Considine

Roseanne Barr called her "the greatest drag queen on earth." The New York Times warned that "small children may be frightened" of her ribald live performances. Both were probably right. Naturally, she was a perfect fit to answer one of our questionnaires

Jaywalking in L.A.

Jay Weston | Posted 08.16.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Andy Warhol's portrait of ElizabethTaylor at L'Ermitage Hotel's lobby exhibit The always-exciting L.A. Food & Wine Festival, which takes place in la...

The Warholian Questionnaire: Aaron Hicklin

Austin Considine | Posted 08.17.2013 | Arts
Austin Considine

In conjunction with an upcoming gay pride-themed sale of Warhol's drawing and photographs at Christie's, we interviewed Aaron Hicklin, the editor-in-chief of Out. He talked antiques, Ru Paul and why we're all really drag artists deep down.

The Warholian Questionnaire: Michael Musto

Austin Considine | Posted 08.17.2013 | Arts
Austin Considine

Musto first made a name for himself in the 80s, when the downtown New York scene was at its peak of flamboyance and grit. It was also a battleground for gay rights, and Musto, an openly gay man, was a fierce voice for equality.

A Chat with Boney James, Plus Queen V, Cameron The Public and SDG Exclusives, and Galen Hawthorne Reviews Moon Hooch

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.14.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Recently, critically-acclaimed alt rock band They Might Be Giants graced Iowa City's Englert Theater with their clever lyrics, energetic melodies and bizarre showmanship as part of a tour to promote their new album Nanobots.

Spotting

Francis Levy | Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts
Francis Levy

Action painting, was described by the art critic, Harold Rosenberg, as a memento of a creative act that once was. "What was to go on canvas was not a...

Art Rules?

David Galenson | Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

Few, if any, domains, and certainly none in the arts, have a single, fixed set of rules and practices, that are accepted and followed by all practitioners. Instead, many if not most disciplines simultaneously have several different sets of rules.

The Most Famous Polaroids

The Huffington Post | Leigh Silver | Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts

Edwin Land, the inventor of the Polaroid camera, spoke in front of one of his factories in 1970 and dreamt up the camera of the future: "A camera whic...

It's Settled!

AP | Posted 07.30.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — A legal fight between the legendary rock band The Velvet Underground and the Andy Warhol Foundation is over. Court papers made publi...

From THE SLANT: Inside the Celebrity Interview with Kevin Sessums

Stephanie Fairyington | Posted 07.10.2013 | Media
Stephanie Fairyington

In Sessums's view, celebrity occupies a paradoxical position in the magazine world. On the one hand, the public's insatiable appetite for stories about the rich and famous is the engine motoring newsstand sales and revving up online traffic.