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Andy Warhol

Battle Of The Banana: Warhol Vs. Velvet Undergound

Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts

Andy Warhol's career was based on repurposing well-known celebrity images and brands, but now the Warhol Foundation has found itself in a heated battl...

What Do 10 Famous Artists And Critics Have To Say About Love?

editorial.huffingtonpost.com | Posted 01.10.2012 | Arts

1. "Love involves a peculiar unfathomable combination of understanding and misunderstanding." (Diane Arbus) 2. "Painting is like making love. Yo...

Yayoi Kusama and the Art of Infinity

David Galenson | Posted 02.28.2012 | Arts
David Galenson

In a contemporary art world filled with the unusual and often the bizarre, one of the very most improbable stories must be that of the Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. Her remarkable career is currently the subject of a major retrospective at Paris' Centre Pompidou.

Artists: Can You Be Sued for Including a Real Person in Your Painting?

Daniel Grant | Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Artists aren't being hauled into court every time they include a recognizable face in their work, but the growing sense that one's likeness is a "property" that can be commercially exploited has led many artists to feel less secure in pursuing realistic figurative images.

The Christmas Poem For Art Collectors And Art Lovers Alike

Posted 12.24.2011 | Arts

A Song For Andy The Joy of Collecting Words + Pictures By Anthony Haden-Guest On the first day of my Art Binge My consultant...

The Week In Art

Posted 12.23.2011 | Arts

It's been a fun week on HuffPost Arts. We marveled at artist Oleg Shuplyak's astonishing optical illusion paintings and discovered which artists are a...

PHOTOS: Happy Birthday, Basquiat!!!!

Posted 12.22.2011 | Arts

Jean Michel Basquiat, radiant child that he was, always thought he might be famous. (Although he also reported "I thought I was going to be a bum the ...

Richer Than Rich: Art Outperforms S&P

Kia Makarechi | Posted 12.21.2011 | Arts

If you ever find yourself choosing between some Warhols or a few stocks, we're here to make that decision easier. A new study has found that artwork b...

Andy Warhol, Cee Lo Green, and Janelle Monáe Photos In Hot New Show

ARTINFO | Posted 02.18.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Throughout his four decades in photography, Mick Rock, the so-called "man who shot the '70s," snapped pictures of some of the greatest rock and roll m...

WATCH: Talented Monkey Is Next Big Thing In Abstract Art

Posted 12.12.2011 | Arts

Many great artist personas get 'discovered' from their eccentric appearances before they even make any great art. Such was the case with Pockets Warho...

PHOTOS: Art Stars Being Painfully Cool In New York

Posted 12.09.2011 | Arts

The upcoming photography exhibition 'I'm An Artist Living In New York' will provide historical photos of... well, artists living in New York. These sn...

Ron English Discusses His Pop Surrealism (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 02.07.2012 | Arts
John Wellington Ennis

Ron English's latest collection, "The Seasons of Supurbia," is a journey through pop surrealism, realized in English's universe as tableaus of toys with twisted features in a foreboding landscape.

Will the New Clyfford Still Museum Be Forced to Broaden Its Mandate?

Daniel Grant | Posted 02.05.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

It was several years after the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh opened in 1994 that the museum's trustees and administrators knew the institution needed to make a big change.

Interview's Andy Warhol Screening (PHOTOS)

| Jipsy | Posted 02.05.2012 | Miami

Interview Magazine and the Andy Warhol Museum presented artist Andy Warhol's never-before-seen film, "San Diego Surf," during Art Basel 2011 at The St...

Salvador Dali's Favorite Supermodel

Ben Arogundade | Posted 02.04.2012 | Black Voices
Ben Arogundade

The renowned surrealist painter Salvador Dali's meeting with seminal African-American supermodel, Donyale Luna, at his hideaway in the Spanish fishing village of Cadaqués, Catalonia in 1966 marked an amazing moment where art and beauty collide.

Television Without Millionaires?

Jack Healey | Posted 01.30.2012 | Home
Jack Healey

The idea is simple. What would happen if we broadcast an entire day's programming without a single millionaire being visible on the screen?

Andy Warhol Survey Results

Jane Chafin | Posted 01.30.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

I believe much of the contemporary art world suffers from a serious case of the Emperor's New Clothing, especially the art market that places so much value on Warhol that he accounts for a staggering one sixth of all contemporary art sales.

Andy Warhol, Killer of Art? / Small Books, Big Ideas

Jane Chafin | Posted 01.23.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

My personal opinion is that Andy Warhol's work is highly overrated. Yes, he was an icon and a celebrity, and influenced many artists, but was his influence a good thing?

Rauschenberg's Treasures

Alexander Adler | Posted 01.18.2012 | Arts
Alexander Adler

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WATCH: Powerful Trailer For New Ai Weiwei Doc

Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts

An upcoming documentary 'Never Sorry', set for a 2012 release, will give viewers a behind the scenes look Ai Weiwei's revolutionary spirit. The doc...

Smile: An Interview With Beach Boy Brian Wilson, Plus Chatting With Andy Warhol Siren Ultra Violet and Boyz II Men Exclusive Clips

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.08.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Multi-Platinum selling Grammy Award winners, Boyz II Men, are bringing R&B back with their with their new double album, Twenty, which debuted in -- of course -- the Top 20 on the Billboard Top 200.

Full-Bodied Film

Glen Helfand | Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts
Glen Helfand

Like anyone with an interest in movies, I've seen my consumption evolve from repertory houses, to indie chains, to the current streaming standard. Now I am entertained and edified by amazing libraries of material instantaneously available to cater to whatever whim.

Red Grooms and "Moi"-- Art That Makes You Smile

Jill Lynne | Posted 12.28.2011 | Arts
Jill Lynne

View image Renowned photographer Diane Arbus and I shared a Mentor -- the late, wonderful French/Austrian photographer, Lisette Model. It was tho...

IN DEPTH: The Man Who Discovered Warhol

Gordy Grundy | Posted 12.22.2011 | Arts
Gordy Grundy

Art writer and curator Frances Colpitt stated that the Getty show Pacific Standard Time "will insert California art into the canon of Modern Art." Th...

Musicians At Play

Posted 12.27.2011 | Books

We’re all well-acquainted with the iconic photo of John, George, Paul and Ringo strolling across Abby Road, but have you ever seen the quartet ridin...