pop art exibition
ex173bg , 2,45 pm , at exeter pheonix center !!!!!!
what is pop art
Pop art is the abbreviation for popular art, a style that emerged as a direct response to abstract expressionism.
come along !
why not have a family day out and go back to the 80 ty's
At the age of 8, Warhol contracted Chorea—also known as St. Vitus's Dance—a rare and sometimes fatal disease of the nervous system that left him bedridden for several months. It was during these months, while Warhol was sick in bed, that his mother, herself a skillful artist, gave him his first drawing lessons. Drawing soon became Warhol's favorite childhood pastime. He was also an avid fan of the movies, and when his mother bought him a camera at the age of 9 he took up photography as well, developing film in a makeshift darkroom he set up in their basement
A groundbreaking American pop artist, Roy Fox Lichtenstein was born October 27, 1923, in Manhattan. He was the only child of Milton Lichtenstein, a prosperous real estate developer, and Beatrice Werner Lichtenstein. By all accounts, Lichtenstein was a quiet boy who kept to himself and showed a passion for science and comic books. At the age of 16, he became interested in art and began taking painting classes.