23 juillet 2009

Celebrity Portraits from the Andy Warhol Factory @ the Tel Aviv Museum of Art

Photo of Andy Warhol for Esquire May 1969. Art directed by George Lois. TEL AVIV.- Andy Warhol's Factory (New York, 1963-1983) was one of the most famous centers of creativity in the history of contemporary art. The exhibition presents portraits of Warhol and some of his associates, taken at the Factory by Billy Name, Gerard Malanga, Carl Fischer and Curtis Knapp. Warhol operated a machine for creating and elevating superstars, and transformed the way we view celebrity portraits through his paintings, his films, his magazine... [Lire la suite]