Wexler Gallery

Andy Warhol

  • Andy Warhol, iconic pop artist at Wexler Gallery in Philadelphia, PA.
    Sarah Goldsmith, 1986
    Synthetic polymer, paint and silkscreen ink on canvas, stamped with the estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Inc. ( POSO 160)
    40 X 40 inches canvas
    43 1/4 x 43 1/4 inches framed

Bio

 

Born on August 6, 1928, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Andy Warhol was a successful magazine and ad illustrator who became a leading artist of the 1960s Pop art movements. He ventured into a wide variety of art forms, including performance art, filmmaking, video installations and writing, and controversially blurred the lines between fine art and mainstream aesthetics. Warhol died on February 22, 1987, in New York City.