What was Andy Warhol famous for?
Andy Warhol (/ˈwɔːrhɒl/; born Andrew Warhola Jr.; August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987) was an American visual artist, film director, and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art.
Did Andy Warhol make posters?
While plenty of posters for Warhol exhibitions feature his work, this poster image was especially made for the show at the Pasadena Art Museum. It’s his most integrated museum poster, incorporating his iconic Brillo box design from 1964.
What is Andy Warhol’s most expensive painting?
Topline. Pop artist Andy Warhol’s portrait of Marilyn Monroe is now the most expensive piece of artwork by an American artist ever sold at auction, after the colorful silk screen sold for a record-breaking $195 million including fees on Monday.