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Interesting Facts About Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol was American Pop Artist famous for his painting of Campbell’s Soup cans.  His real name was Andrew Warhola and he was originally from Czechoslovakia, but born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Andy was born on August 6, 1928.  Warhol is the leading figure associated with Pop Art and the blend of commercial interests with art. 

His very first movie was called ‘Sleep’ and it was 6 hour long never ending masterpiece of his friend sleeping. Nine people attended premiere.  Seven of them stayed and watched the movie.  Two of them left within the first hour.  He was fascinated with movie making so he created at least 60 more movies.  Let’s name some of them: Kiss, Blowjob, Eat, Shoulder, Couch, Face, Kitchen, Horse, Suicide, Drink, Closet, Sunset, Bitch and the list goes on.

Andy almost died when he was shot three times in the chest by Valerie Solanis.  Valerie said that Andy Warhol had too much control over her life. Valerie was a founder of club called SCUM (Society for Cutting Up Men) and she was the only member of the group.

Andy’s films were certainly very unusual and unique.  Sleep simply monitored a poet sleeping for six hours.  Empire is merely eight hours of footage in New York City of the Empire State Building during dusk.  Chelsea Girls was perhaps the most popular film ever made by Warhol. 

Andy Warhol Quotes

“Art is what you can get away with.”

“Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.”

“I Think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art anyone could ever want to own.”

How Did Andy Warhol Die?

For those who didn’t know Andy Warhol was homosexual, but also very religious man.  He died in hospital from heart attack because hospital stuff overloaded him with fluids after his routine gallbladder surgery.

TheArtStory.org does an excellent job profiling all of Warhol’s wonderful art.  

Here is a link to the Warhol: the Andy Warhol Museum. 

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Andy Warhol is certainly among a group of the most interesting people and figures in world history.  These types are also intriguing and worthy of research with names such as Pablo Picasso, Edgar Allan Poe, George Washington, Peter The Great, Nikola Tesla, and Albert Einstein

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Andy Warhol Campbell Soup

Warhol’s work with Campell Soup cans earned worldwide acclaim and attention. Warhol frequently employed using repetition to drive home a specific idea. He made it his goal to mass-produce his art by using a method called silk screen. He is noted for working in a wide range of media. He was clinically dead for a short time, but doctors managed to save his life. Your on Andy Warhol is going to be written from scratch, and that means you don’t need to be concerned about its originality.

Warhol died about two decades later. He was so taken by the idea that next day he dispatched an assistant to a local store to buy a can of each of the varieties so he could start making a series of preparatory drawings. Regardless of this, Andy Warhol chose not to enter in any sort of business relationship with the business.

In 1960, Warhol started to make his initial paintings. It included lots of Warhol’s art but in addition art from several different artists which he influenced. While nobody would ever indicate that Warhol’s lifework was trivial. Warhol died a couple of years later. He used the news as a subject. Andy Warhol is thought to be one of the most significant figures in postwar art and has had an impact on nearly every facet of the art world.

By the start of the 1960s, Warhol had become an extremely successful business illustrator. He is noted for working in a wide range of media. He was clinically dead for a short time, but doctors managed to save his life. In these works he blatantly presented the idea of art-as-money. Andy Warhol I never feel that individuals die. He nearly died due to the attack. 1 thing that Dylan should bear in mind is that nobody accounts for suicide, but for the individual committed it.

At times the youthful actor looks bored, sometimes as if he’s thinking, sometimes as if he knows of the camera, sometimes as if he’s not. The movie starts with a huge log. A massive area of the film’s narrative focuses on the magnitude of protection under the law, particularly for a Soviet spy. It is filled with pointless cameos. Thus far the movie was viewed 173 times. Blue Movie was publicly screened in New York in 2005, for the very first time in over 30 years. If you are a newcomer to watching movies online, this guide will definitely help you.

Success, however, wasn’t immediate. So it was not too good a very first experience with lovemaking. Warhol’s individual life has been the topic of much debate and consideration. Now, let’s take a minute to compare. It was at this time he became very near his mother. Many used a blotted-line’ technique, a simple type of printmaking. In the long run, nothing happens.

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  7. Andy Warhol Facts
    1. Andy Warhol was American Pop Artist.
    2. He was shot three times in the chest.
    3. He died in hospital from heart attack.
    4. Very religious man.
    5. His wife is called Valerie.
    FOR 5 FACTS HW

  8. hi im amy taylor and i really like Andy Warhol.He helped me do my talk for school and i think he can help you here is a bit of informasion. Andy Warhol was american pop artist famous for his painting of cambell’s soup cans. Andy almost died when he was shot in the chest by Valerie Solanis.Valerie(Val) said that Andy Warhol had to much control her life.He was a very religious man.Andy Warhol died in hospital from a heart attack because Hospital stuff (OVERLOADED)him with fluids.After his routine gallabladder surgery. writen by Amy Charlotte Marie Taylor pimary.6A st. Andrew’s primary school (uk,scotland,dundee st leonard place DD3 9HD

  9. hi everyone he got a good painting ? by best buddy x

    amy wrote: #
    hi im amy taylor and i really like Andy Warhol.He helped me do my talk for school and i think he can help you here is a bit of informasion. Andy Warhol was american pop artist famous for his painting of cambell’s soup cans. Andy almost died when he was shot in the chest by Valerie Solanis.Valerie(Val) said that Andy Warhol had to much control her life.He was a very religious man.Andy Warhol died in hospital from a heart attack because Hospital stuff (OVERLOADED)him with fluids.After his routine gallabladder surgery. writen by Amy Charlotte Marie Taylor pimary.6A st. Andrew’s primary school (uk,scotland,dundee st leonard place DD3 9HD

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  10. this has helped me with my homework in history i had to pick 4 poeople that are dead from the 20th century and if they were alive would i invite them to dinner and y whats special bout them and this website is really gd helped me alot thankz x

  11. Watching this video makes me think…

    When it comes to education and learning I wish we didn’t rely so much on that which was “conventional” and already accepted and thought of thousands of years ago. Theres so much to explore, so many new ideas to discuss. It’s one of the reasons that college is for me INCREDIBLY dull. There’s no room for no ideas, and the rewards appear to only be based on one’s ability to memorize and repeat ideas rather than to build upon them or create entirely new ones.

  12. my class are doing 1960s ,our art teacher wantes us to research on andywarhol. no body wants to do it but i did do it…..wish u luck on this page …. thxnks it will help my homework xxxx

  13. Andy Warhol was American Pop Artist famous for his painting of Campbell’s Soup cans. Andy almost died when he was shot three times in the chest by Valerie Solanis. Valerie said that Andy Warhol had too much control over her life. Valerie was a founder of club called SCUM (Society for Cutting Up Men) and she was the only member of the group. For those who didn’t know Andy Warhol was homosexual, but also very religious man. He died in hospital from heart attack because hospital stuff overloaded him with fluids after his routine gallbladder surgery.
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  14. ohh my gosh this is the best info ever. seap for it being my home work but this will help heaps thxx!!!!!!!

  15. andy warhol was a really brave intelligent man he was a really good artist i am sat studying him now

  16. This is so GOOD it will help me with my art homework thnx who ever you are :))))) teacher gonna be so proud of me 🙂

  17. hi thats really good this is for my home work i dont have a art teacher cos im good at art any way and also friday i did andy warhol art but a pic of us he had to draw

  18. please disregard that last message, i was in line for my teacher to mark my work and a mate of mine thought it would be funny to post that under my email. apologies for the rude comments he made. Andy is a great artist, i wish i was alive when he was making such good paintings.

  19. OH MY GOD, CAT PEE. i know who you really are. BEN! I THOUGHT YOU LOVED ME, EVERYTIME I SAID THOSE NICE THINGS TO YOU , YOU IGNORED ME. yeah fine andy warhol is great , but i dont like this anymore. goodbye

  20. Many people think of Warhol as asexual and merely a “voyeur”; however, it is now well-established that he was homosexual (see biographers such as Victor Bockris, Bob Colacello,[27] and art historian Richard Meyer[28]). The question of his sexuality aside, Warhol stated in a 1980 interview that he was still a virgin.[29] The question of how Warhol’s sexuality influenced his work and shaped his relationship to the art world is a major subject of scholarship on the artist, and is an issue that Warhol himself addressed in interviews, in conversation with his contemporaries, and in his publications (e.g. Popism: The Warhol Sixties).

    Haha i found this interesting fact, Ha was a homosexual 🙂 XD

  21. NICE comments some people r rude im only 10 and trying to do home work and this helped me so much im shure u would be able to see ! 🙁

  22. Just wondering there are some people that do come on here to do homework so if you dont mind all of them people that are being rude can stop cas young people come on here ot learn and if u want to chat and be rude there is msn or facebook to do that so stop commenting now! Your all sad cas u come on here being rude thinking its funny but guess what its just funny how your making yourslef look like a fool!

  23. this website was helpfull for my homework but stop writing random things that are not appropriate for younger people its really annoying and immature

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  25. I have no clue if this is all made up or real facts.
    either way, it gave me a good laugh. I lol at the fact he was gay.
    Im cool with homosexuality, but its a lol.

  26. I think this is a good site, but Andy was a fag. Why do you have too turn to guys. I mean there are plenty of girls out there. God didn’t make opposite sex just for people to stick with theres. I dont hate homos, but I am against it. I really hate when people talk like a complete pussie. I mean come on.

  27. U SHOULD WRITE THINGS THAT R INPORTANT AND SO YOUNGER KIDS CAN READ IT TO NOT STUPED STUFF LIKE YOUR PANTING STILL THANKS FOR THIS WEB STILL I CANT BOLIVE U R GAY LOL

  28. mia wrote:
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  29. this website is not usefull at all i need to learn about other things about him not how he gt killed and how he or wat his love life was klike but i like his art work

  30. stop calling every body gay i think that the facts are very use full and so i am going to put them in my home work!

  31. It is very good but my freind started chewing her thumb halfway through and she has now had to have a plaster on it and this is all down to you so i expect an apology alos i think it would be improved by some images of justin beiber and JLS !!! Toodlepip !!! x

  32. All of you should just shut up about dogs and cats or what ever, and have some ****ing respect for this man, he was an ispiration to alot of people. Oh and go to school, your language has seemed to have been replace with so called ‘slang’.

  33. All of you should just shut up about dogs and cats or what ever, and have some ****ing respect for this man, he was an ispiration to alot of people. Oh and go to school, your language has seemed to have been replace with so called ‘slang’.

  34. Warhol is a very interesting artist. I have to do a report on him and this website is very very very helpful. Thank You. I have one question, is he Chekloslavakian or Slvakain because I have had many different feed back on that. Please, someone tell me!:) Thank You and Happy Holidays!

  35. what is wrong with this guy im fine with him being gay but i dont want to put blowjob on my homework im in 7 grade like wtf if i go to school and put blowjob on my paper like wow this is crazy they should make this cleaner

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