The Real History That Inspired “Star Wars”
Filmmaker George Lucas may have set “Star Wars” in a galaxy far, far away, but real-life characters and events from this planet’s history inspired his creation of the sci-fi saga. As “Star Wars: The F...
Gift Worth $400 Million To Art Institute Of Chicago Includes Works By Warhol
Chicago art collectors Stefan Edlis and Gael Neeson have given a "landmark gift" of pop art to the Art Institute of Chicago, handing over 42 works that were created by Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns and ot...
First Look: The George Lucas Museum Is A Pyramid From The Future
George Lucas is building—and paying for—a $300 million museum on Chicago’s lakefront. He hired some of the best architects in the world to design it. And it will be placed in one of the most prominent...
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Campbell's Soup Cans
Campbell's Soup Cans, which is sometimes referred to as 32 Campbell's Soup Cans, is a work of art produced in 1962 by Andy Warhol. It consists of thirty-two canvases, each measuring 20 inches (51 ...
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Marilyn Diptych
The Marilyn Diptych (1962) is a silkscreen painting by American pop artist Andy Warhol. The piece is one of the artist's most famous works, and it has been praised by several cultural critics such as ...
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Green Coca-Cola Bottles
Green Coca-Cola Bottles is a 1962 painting by Andy Warhol that depicts numerous Coca-Cola bottles.
Green Coca-Cola Bottles - Wikipedia
Eight Elvises
Eight Elvises is a 1963 silkscreen painting by American pop artist Andy Warhol. In 2008 it was sold for $100 million to a private buyer, making the painting the most valuable work by Andy Warhol at th...
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Ernest Palmer (American cinematographer)
Ernest S. Palmer (born in Kansas City, Missouri, December 6, 1885; died in Pacific Palisades, California, February 22, 1978) was a Hollywood cinematographer for more than 160 films. His earliest known...
Ernest Palmer (American cinematographer) - Wikipedia
Benny Mathews
Benny Mathews aka Swami Dada (born August 4, 1957) is an international director who directed the films Dude, Where's the Party? (2003) and Santeria (2006). When he is not directing independent films, ...
Joseph H. August
Joseph H. August, A.S.C. (26 April 1890 – 25 September 1947) was an American cinematographer and co-founder of the American Society of Cinematographers.His films included Gunga Din (1939) for which h...
Thirteen Most Wanted Men
Thirteen Most Wanted Men was a large mural created by Andy Warhol for the New York State Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair at Flushing Meadows, New York. The mural was painted over with silver paint ...
Richard H. Kline
Richard Howard Kline, A.S.C. (November 15, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, US) is an American cinematographer. The son of cinematographer Benjamin H. Kline, he joined Columbia Pictures at the age of ...
Shot Marilyns
The Shot Marilyns is a work of art produced in 1964 by Andy Warhol. It consists of four canvases, each a square measuring 40 inches and each consisting of a painting of a Marilyn Monroe, each sho...
Exploding Plastic Inevitable
The Exploding Plastic Inevitable, sometimes simply called Plastic Inevitable or EPI, was a series of multimedia events organized by Andy Warhol between 1966 and 1967, featuring musical performances by...
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Big Electric Chair
Created in 1967, the Stockholm Big Electric Chair is part of a series of works by Andy Warhol depicting an electric chair. Death by electrocution was a controversial subject in New York, where the art...
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Campbell's Soup Cans II
Campbell's Soup Cans II is a work of art produced in 1969 by Andy Warhol as part of his Campbell's Soup Cans series. 250 sets of this print were made, and edition #17 is in the collection at the Mus...