It looks like you've lost connection to our server. Please check your internet connection or reload this page.

Andy Warhol Essay Examples

169 total results
An Introduction to the Life and Artwork of Andy Warhol
Never before have I encountered more intriguing works of art than those done by Andy Warhol. I have been curious about his life ever since I saw his work in Milwaukee. I saw his famous work of the Campbell's Soup Can. By viewing this, one can tell he is not your average artist. I'm sure his life is full...
1,982 words
4 pages
A Biography of Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol: The Life and Art of the Prince of Pop Andy Warhol created the most sensational and often controversial art of the 1960's. He appropriated images that Americans knew and loved--like Campbell's soup cans and Coca-Cola--and transformed them into radical and enduring works of art. Andy's art did not give us answ...
1,795 words
4 pages
American Consumerism through the Eyes of Andy Warhol
Introduction Andy Warhol became famous in the early 1960s for his now-legendary artworks featuring Campbell Soup cans. In the 1970s and 1980s, he began using photography and silk-screening techniques to capture portraits of everyday objects and celebrities like Elvis Presley, Elizabeth Taylor and Marilyn Monroe. When criti...
1,343 words
3 pages
The Life and Works of Andy Warhol an Artist and Founder of Pop Art
Andy Warhol Pop art is a movement that occurred near the end of the 1950's. It was a reaction to Abstract Expressionism. Pop art emphasized contemporary social values, the sprawl of urban life, the vulgar, the superficial, and the flashy. Advertising provided a number of starting points for the subjects. A man named An...
1,242 words
3 pages
A Biography of Andy Warhol, a Commercial Artist
Andy Warhol was born August 6, 1928 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was born at the time of the famous Wall Street Crash (1929) and the Great Depression. Like millions of other families, Andy's father could not find work and his early childhood was very difficult and deprived. After several years his family's financial situ...
473 words
1 page
A Biography of Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol Andy Warhol, the American painter, printmaker, illustrator, and filmmaker was born in Pittsburgh in 1928. Andy Warhol graduated in 1949 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in pictorial design, with hopes of becoming an art teacher in the public schools. While in Pittsburgh, he worked for a department store arranging...
722 words
2 pages
The Life and Artistic Style of Andrew Warhola
ever before have I encountered more intriguing works of art than those done by Andy Warhol. I have been curious about his life ever since I saw his work in Milwaukee. I saw his famous work of the Campbell's Soup Can. By viewing this, one can tell he is not your average artist. I'm sure his life is full o...
1,980 words
4 pages
A Biography and Life Work of Andy Warhol, an American Painter and Artist
Andy Warhol, the American painter, printmaker, illustrator, and film maker was born in Pittsburgh on August 6, 1928, shortly afterwards settling in New York. The only son of immigrant, Czech parents, Andy finished high school and went on to the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, graduating in 1949 with hopes of...
1,906 words
4 pages
Life and Career of Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol, the American painter, printmaker, illustrator, and film maker was born in Pittsburgh on August 6, 1928, shortly afterwards settling in New York. The only son of immigrant, Czech parents, Andy finished high school and went on to the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, graduating in 1949 with hope...
1,906 words
4 pages
The Life and Works of Andy Warhol an Artist
Andy Warhol Never before have I encountered more intriguing works of art than those done by Andy Warhol. I have been curious about his life ever since I saw his work in Milwaukee. I saw his famous work of the Campbell's Soup Can. By viewing this, one can tell he is not your average artist. I'm sure his life is full of...
1,983 words
4 pages
The Life and Works of Andy Warthol
Andy Warhol, the American painter, printmaker, illustrator, and film maker was born in Pittsburgh on August 6, 1928, shortly afterwards settling in New York. The only son of immigrant, Czech parents, Andy finished high school and went on to the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, graduating in 1949 with hopes of...
1,904 words
4 pages
Life and Career of Andy Wharhola
"I just paint things I always thought were beautiful, things you use every day and never think about… I just do it because I like it. (Beckris 110) I just do it because I like it is Andy’s philosophy on life. Andy might just be the most interesting and and at the same time the most confusing individual you will eve...
3,716 words
8 pages
Pop Artists and Criticism of American Culture
‘"Pop art is the American Dream, optimistic, generous, and naive!"’This statement from Indiana may assert the true message of the Pop art movement that neither criticizes of celebrates American culture. Instead it just remains a blank canvas for those who want to read into it as they will. Pop Art, a sub-genre of Modern Art...
1,271 words
3 pages
The Life and Painting Works of Pop Artists Andy Warhol
The Artist No other artist is as much identified with Pop Art as Andy Warhol. He was a modernist painter who wanted to get rid of the difference between 'fine art and 'commercial art', and wanted to show the world that art can be found in everyday objects, such as magazine illustrations, comic books, advertising campaign...
957 words
2 pages
The Life and Times of American Painter and Filmmaker Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol Andy Warhol, the American painter, printmaker, illustrator, and filmmaker was born in Pittsburgh on August 6, 1928, shortly afterwards settling in New York. The only son of immigrant, Czech parents, Andy finished high school and went on to the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, graduating in 1949 w...
1,890 words
4 pages
A Biography of Andy Warhol an Artist
Never before have I encountered more intriguing works of art than those done by Andy Warhol. I have been curious about his life ever since I saw his work in Milwaukee. I saw his famous work of the Campbell's Soup Can. By viewing this, one can tell he is not your average artist. I'm sure his life is full of interesting event...
1,949 words
4 pages
The Accomplishments of Angry Warhol an Artist
Genius of Andy Warhol Never before have I encountered more intriguing works of art than those done by Andy Warhol. I have been curious about his life ever since I saw his work in Milwaukee. I saw his famous work of the Campbell's Soup Can. By viewing this, one can tell he is not your average artist. I'm sure his life is...
1,985 words
4 pages
Pop Art and Its Main Representatives, Andy Warhol and David Hockney
Report done on microsoft works, Pictures from andy warhol and David hockney added to grade excellent format, nice pictures West Hills Community College POP ART Art Appreciation 52 CONTENTS I. POP ART 4 II. ANDY WARHOL 5 III. DAVID HOCKNEY 7 LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS 1. Illustration 1 :Roy Lic...
1,435 words
3 pages
An Overview of Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein, the Two Pop Artists of 1960s
Andy Warhol & Roy Lichtenstein Two Pop Artists American culture was forever changed in the 1960s. Every walk of life in America had a new beginning because of the changes society endured. The art world was no different, radical thinking and new ideas prevailed in all areas of art. Two men would forever change the...
1,749 words
4 pages
An Analysis of Andy Warhol's Unique Art, The Pop Art
Andy Warhol has spewed forth in many examples of the modern style that is known as "Pop art," in various mediums -spanning from silkscreen to a cable network. Not only has Warhol greatly contributed to this revolutionary style, but also in many ways, he has created it. Andy Warhol's style was certainly part of the...
1,493 words
3 pages
Andy Warhol and the American Pop Art
The pop art movement began in London during the 1950's and then quickly spread throughout nearly all of the industrialized world. Although the artists did have some overlapping styles, pop art focuses more on the subject and less on style, which was left up to each individual artist. The main themes that is evident...
1,714 words
4 pages
A Comparison of Romeo and Juliet and the Premiere of West Side Story on Broadway in 1957
Andy Warhol once said, "They say that time changes things, but actually you have to change them yourself." Two hundred fifty years passed between the original Romeo and Juliet and the premiere of West Side Story on Broadway in 1957. However, time did not change the message of the story, simply the creators unique...
1,652 words
4 pages
A Biography of Andy Warhol
When considering the life and works of Andy Warhol, one thing is agreed upon: for good or bad, he changed the visual construction of the world we live in. By the time of his death in 1987 he was ranked on the same level with Pablo Picasso and Jackson Pollock as one of the three most important artists of this century. He was...
1,134 words
3 pages
An Analysis of the Postmodernist Anxiety in House of Leaves
Postmodernist Anxiety in House of Leaves Postmodernism is something of mystery until a person understands the main concerns of the postmodernists. Although I finally understood postmodernism in relation to Andy Warhol and his art, a topic that I find even more interesting is postmodernism in literature. Unbeknownst to me,...
2,297 words
5 pages
A Biography and Life Work of Andy Warhol, an American Painter
Andy Warhol
ever before have I encountered more intriguing works of art than those done by Andy Warhol. I have been curious about his life ever since I saw his work in Milwaukee. I saw his famous work of the Campbell's Soup Can. By viewing this, one can tell he is not your average artist. I'm sure his life is full of in...
1,944 words
4 pages