Tag Archives: andy warhol

  • Contact Warhol Project Releasing More Than 130,000 Unseen Photos

    Contact Warhol Project Releasing More Than 130,000 Unseen Photos

    It’s really too bad that legendary Pop Artist Andy Warhol didn’t live to see the age of social media, because his brand would be a perfect fit for Twitter or Instagram. The guy loved to take selfies, usually with a celebrity or famous face in tow, and now the Andy Warhol Foundation is releasing more […]

  • ‘Double Elvis (Ferus Type)’ by Andy Warhol to Sell for $30M

    ‘Double Elvis (Ferus Type)’ by Andy Warhol to Sell for $30M

    In the art world, pictures of Elvis are among the least respected, but Andy Warhol had and continues to have a knack for making the disreputable extremely reputable among art collectors and admirers. Take, for example, his life-sized portrait of the King of Rock and Roll in full Rio Bravo mode (but actually from a publicity shot […]

  • Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set

    Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set

    Chess, commonly known as the game of kings. Campbell’s Soup, commonly known as the soup of the common man. Artist Andy Warhol was famous for bridging the gap between the wealthy and everybody else, so it’s weirdly appropriate that now you can purchase an Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Chess Set from Kidrobot. A chess […]

  • Converse Chuck Taylor All Star “Warhol”

    Converse Chuck Taylor All Star “Warhol”

    The worlds of art and sneakers have converged once again in the form of the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star “Warhol” sneaker, the footwear of choice for anyone enjoying their 15 minutes of fame. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star “Warhol” sneakers take their visual cues not from Warhol’s famous likeness or even one of […]

  • ‘Where’s Warhol?': Children’s Book Parody Features Andy Warhol

    ‘Where’s Warhol?': Children’s Book Parody Features Andy Warhol

    One of Andy Warhol‘s obsessions as an artist was turning himself into a mass-produced commodity, so it’s only appropriate that he’s been posthumously transformed into a Where’s Waldo? parody. The only surprise, really, is that it took so long for Where’s Warhol?, from authors Catherine Ingram and Andrew Rae, to exist. Where’s Warhol? is illustrated in […]

  • ‘Andy Warhol. Polaroids': Book Features Snapshots by the Artist

    ‘Andy Warhol. Polaroids': Book Features Snapshots by the Artist

    There was no Instagram in Andy Warhol‘s day, although you don’t have to be a serious Warhol scholar to figure out he would have loved it. But there were Polaroid cameras, and Warhol predictably took a real shine to the instant photography technology, taking a wide variety of Polaroids from the time he first got […]

  • ‘One Dollar Bill’ by Andy Warhol Sells for $30.7 Million

    ‘One Dollar Bill’ by Andy Warhol Sells for $30.7 Million

    Pop art lore says that a friend once asked Andy Warhol to paint what he loved most, and the result was One Dollar Bill, one of the all-time great odes to the Almighty Dollar. Now, his painting has sold at a Sotheby’s auction for around 30.7 million one dollar bills. One Dollar Bill is kind […]