POPism has ratings and 90 reviews. 7jane said: This is a good introduction to books produced by Andy Warhol because it’s light tone and optimism, i. Although the paintings of Andy Warhol are famous for a flatness whose paradoxical depth and nuance speaks volumes about our age, one would expect that. A new Russian edition of the bestselling memoir by Andy Warhol and his friend and biographer Pat Hackett. In POPism: The Warhol Sixties, the artist and his.

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Andrew Warhola, better known as Andy Warhol, was an American artist and a central figure in the movement known as Pop art. The title should be at least 4 characters long. And whether that is with a guitar or a typewriter or a paint brush or a movie popisn, it all comes back to the same question, the question people once asked each other and which we should begin asking ourselves immediately: This article about a warhool or autobiographical book on an artist is a stub. Art on the Block.

What other items do customers waehol after viewing this item? Beautiful and interesting to read. So far, the book is really good. Warhol truly created a tolerant world of anything goes at the Factory and its influence has been felt in all kinds of different places I was struck by how much his early films and his novel, a, resemble a kind of archetypal Reality TV, featuring an assortment of weirdos and exhibitionists warol and eager to reveal all.

February 3, Sold by: Grass is always greener, I guess. Sometimes my mom insists that i can’t really understand the 60s revolution in culture because I’ll never know really, REALLY, what it had been like before.

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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. I highly recommend this to anyone interested in the life and works of Warhol. I would give it five stars but I am not sure this is a book for everyone but I loved it.

During the s, he shot several hundred shorts and feature films. I feel Warhol gives no juicy details. Moreover, Warhol spends a lot of time discussing the people he meets, but as I am a big earhol of Andy Warhol, both his art and the person himself.

I took copious notes on artists, writers, fashion designers, dancers, models and musicians to Google and films to see, etc, etc. Andy talked a bit about his art but mostly he described his movies, which I didn’t think very highly of. One person found this helpful. Cover of the first edition. Fascinating–fills in the dots, for example, Taylor Mead going back to Kerouac, pp. By continuing to wwarhol this website, you agree to their use.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Whatever it was that caused me to focus so much on it 25 years ago seemed less vibrant and relevant. I just paid the rent, and the crowds came simply because the door was open. Andy Warhol, a painter and graphic artist, also produced a significant body of film work, including his famous Chelsea Girls.

Easy read but fascinating.

Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. In keeping with his style- letting other people answer the phone as him, go to parties as him, deliver his university lectures for him.

Still interesting, but not the Earth-shattering book I thought it once was. Write a customer review.

POPism: The Warhol Sixties

Studying for a degree in literature means a lot of reading throughout the day, often heavy critical material, and so to relax I read “readable” fiction, such as crime and noir novels. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Open Preview See a Problem? She does look extremely beautiful, smile in posed pictures, and have very good eyebrows Andy is of the same ethnicity as me, rusyn The book and the “60s scene” and Andy seem to focus mostly on men as creators of cool or interesting work, and women as beautiful and interesting objects The book is written from his point of view and he just expects his reader to know all of the people in his circle–and their nuances.


He was just creepier about it. Read it twice already! Like a Lampshade in a Whorehouse.

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There were a few words that I had to look up “Seconal”-Andy described a “seconal sleep”. The Ultimate Book of Gangster Movies. Top Reviews Popisn recent Top Reviews. A great read warrhol Warhol fans. See all customer images. Which can be adny as merely the superficial prattle of the out-of-touch elitist that Warhol often pretended to be, or embraced as the spot-on insight that there was a fundamental change about to hit America — made by someone very aware of what the products people use say about them.

This confirms and provides a strongest-yet reason for why he’s been working hard against his “puppetmaster” image throughout the book. A Quick Killing in Art. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The darling of pop art released these autobiographical portraits in andrespectively.