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波普教主安迪渥荷艺术展
2008年8月3日-2008年8月31日 


安迪渥荷(1928.8.6—1987.2.22)是波普艺术的倡导者和领袖,也是对波普艺术影响最大的美国艺术家。从在商业广告插图上的成功开始,渥荷逐渐成为世界闻名的画家、电影制片人、摇滚乐作曲者、作家。作为现代摇滚第一巨星,他是一个自我行销的大师,出入于不同的圈子包括流浪者、贵族、好莱坞名人以及知识分子等等。无论是当时他所处的时代还是现在,渥荷这个具有争议性但又举足轻重的人物以其作品及其一生影响着艺术、时尚、电影和广告等领域。

Andy Warhol (Aug 6, 1928 – Feb 22, 1987) was an American artist who made major contributions to the Pop Art movement.  Beginning  with  a successful  career  in magazine illustration and advertising,  Warhol would Become internationally famous for his work as a painter, filmmaker, record producer, and author. As perhaps The first  ‘rock star artist’  of modern times, he was a master self-publicist who befriended extremely different Circles which included bohemians,  aristocrats,  Hollywood  celebrities and  intellectuals.  A controversial but pivotal  figure  in  his era,  Warhol’s  works  and  life continue to influence art,  fashion,  film,  and  advertising through to present times.