This video covers 10 amazing facts about the American Pop artist, Andy Warhol. Andy was a controversial artist who used everyday objects such as soup cans, brillo boxes, cartoons, and comic strip characters as the basis of his work. He worked mainly with silk screen printing and was also obsessed with celebrity creating lots of portraits of famous people of the time such as; Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley, Mick Jagger and Richard Nixon amongst others.
The video covers his life from his early days in Pittsburgh to his death in New York in 1987. The video is suitable for all ages groups from 8 years and above and is intended for use with children and students in primary, secondary, elementary and high schools, as well as art groups and those interested in art history.
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