Warhol

Warhol

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by Victor Bockris
     
 

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Artist, filmmaker, magazine publisher, instigator of Pop Art, Andy Warhol (19281987) used his canvasses of dollar bills, soup cans, and celebrities to subvert distinctions between high and popular culture. His spectacular career encompassed the underground scene as well as the equally deviant worlds of politics, show business, and high society. Warhol is the

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Artist, filmmaker, magazine publisher, instigator of Pop Art, Andy Warhol (19281987) used his canvasses of dollar bills, soup cans, and celebrities to subvert distinctions between high and popular culture. His spectacular career encompassed the underground scene as well as the equally deviant worlds of politics, show business, and high society. Warhol is the definitive chronicle of Warhol's storied life.

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New York Times Book Review
The best so far.... The one to read for knowledge of Warhol the man.

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ISBN-13:
9780306812729
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Publication date:
07/24/2003
Edition description:
75th Anniversary Edition
Pages:
628
Product dimensions:
1.39(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

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Victor Bockris has written about the cultural heroes of the twentieth century for over thirty years. He is the author or co-author of major biographies on Andy Warhol, Patti Smith, The Velvet Underground, and many others. He lives in New York City.

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Warhol 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Thought i knew it all but how wrong i was concerning the life of andy warhol! This book is phenomenal in its scope and packed with facts and i enjoyed it thoroughly!