I've long been fascinated by Andy Warhol - his life, his art, his relationships with some of the most notable legends of our time (Bob Dylan, Edie Sedgwick & Dennis Hopper to name a few) and his unforgettable persona. When faced with the choice of which lecture to attend, for me it was a...

Andy Warhol's very first self portrait injected the energy that been missing back into spring art sales Wednesday when it soared to $38.44 million at Christie's post-war and contemporary art auction. The sale totaled $301.68 million, beating the high pre-sale estimate, and set records for...

. Warhol's Screen Tests reveal his lifelong fascination with the cult of celebrity, comprising a visual almanac of the 1960s downtown avant-garde scene. Included in the exhibition are such Warhol "Superstars" as Edie Sedgwick, Nico, and Baby Jane Holzer; poet Allen Ginsberg; musician Lou Reed;...

May 18 marked the opening of the "Halston and Warhol: Silver & Suede" exhibition at The Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh. The exhibition examines the interconnected lives and creative practices of Andy Warhol and Halston – two American icons who had a profound impact on the development of 20th...

Among the works to go under the hammer are a "Some Like It Hot" themed painting by Andy Warhol (pictured below), three drawings by Balthus, and ceramics and prints by Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque and Marc Chagall, Julien's Auctions said. The sale will take place on September 17 in Beverly...

Photographer Christopher Makos was fairly inseparable from Andy Warhol in the 70s and 80s. Makos is often credited, debatably, with showing the pop artist how to use his first camera and introducing him to the work of Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat. That Makos previously apprenticed...

An important re-discovered Andy Warhol self-portrait crowned a big art week in London, selling for £10.8 million pounds ($17.4 million) at Christie's. The piece which dates from 1967 is a red square six-foot acrylic and silkscreen piece showing Warhol staring thoughtfully at the viewer, two...

Fashion designer Tom Ford sold a purple, 9-foot-square, 1986 Andy Warhol "Self-Portrait" for $32.6 million tonight, as Sotheby's New York contemporary-art auction had a buoyant commence. The Warhol's higher presale estimate was $15 million. Mark Rothko's practically 8-foot-tall 1961...

Frequently guarded, Andy Warhol was the subject of intense speculation during his career, not to mention posthumously. The artist was already at a comfortably legendary point in September 1981, when by chance, a young English photographer was connected with him to shoot a series of portraits....

A painting by artist Andy Warhol depicting rock 'n' roll king Elvis Presley as a cowboy gunslinger is expected to fetch $50 million when it goes on sale in May. "Double Elvis," executed in black and silvery white in 1963, "is a seminal piece from the iconic series devoted to the singer,"...

 

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