The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again

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A loosely formed autobiography by Andy Warhol, told with his trademark blend of irony and detachment

In The Philosophy of Andy Warhol—which, with the subtitle "(From A to B and Back Again)," is less a memoir than a collection of riffs and reflections—he talks about love, sex, food, beauty, fame, work, money, and success; about New York, America, and his childhood in McKeesport, Pennsylvania; about his good times and bad in New York, the ...

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Overview

A loosely formed autobiography by Andy Warhol, told with his trademark blend of irony and detachment

In The Philosophy of Andy Warhol—which, with the subtitle "(From A to B and Back Again)," is less a memoir than a collection of riffs and reflections—he talks about love, sex, food, beauty, fame, work, money, and success; about New York, America, and his childhood in McKeesport, Pennsylvania; about his good times and bad in New York, the explosion of his career in the sixties, and his life among celebrities.

The innovative artist and filmmaker gives his thoughts on art, beauty, philosophy, money, death, sex, and other aspects of life generally left unexplored.

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PRAISE FOR THE PHILOSOPHY OF ANDY WARHOL
 
"Acute Accurate.Mr. Warhol's usual amazing candor.A constant entertainment and enlightenment."—Truman Capote
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780156717205
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Publication date: 4/28/1977
  • Series: Harbrace Paperbound Library
  • Pages: 276
  • Sales rank: 103,843
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.01 (h) x 0.67 (d)

Meet the Author

Andy Warhol, a painter and graphic artist, also produced a significant body of film work, including his famous Chelsea Girls. He was equally well known in the late sixties and early seventies as resident host at his studio, The Factory, where one could listen to Lou Reed and the Velvet Underground and rub elbows with Edie Sedgwick. Warhold died in New York in 1987.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 30, 2012

    Highly recommended!

    A wonderful quick read of 'Andyism's'. He was a most thought provoking person, terribly shy and very observant of human nature. Enjoy this wonderful little book.Witty...

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 14, 2001

    The best book ever written..

    intrigued by andy warhols work, the beat generation and the pop art movement in general, i was very happy to find this book. it is the type of book you can open to any page and start reading.. you get a personal view from andy warhol about his life and thoughts. it is amusing, well written and something to read over and over. i give a copy to everyone new i meet.. EXCELLENT BOOK.

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