Andy Warhol http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/34849/all en Christie's to auction Andy Warhol works online http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130221/christies-auction-andy-warhol-works-online <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Christie's auction house said Thursday it will put 125 works of art by the American pop icon Andy Warhol under the hammer in an online-only sale starting next week.</p> <p>The auction, which will start Tuesday and run through March 25, will be the first time that Warhol's art is sold strictly online, Christie's said Thursday.</p> <p>Sales "will feature works representing a wide array of media spanning the artist's career," the auction house said in a statement.</p> <p>Estimates range from $600 to $70,000, Christie's said, offering buyers "extraordinary global access to Warhol's work.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130221/christies-auction-andy-warhol-works-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American art Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Business Cinema of the United States AFP Thu, 21 Feb 2013 22:15:54 +0000 5762723 at http://www.globalpost.com Andy Warhol works to be auctioned in cybersale http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130222/andy-warhol-works-be-auctioned-cybersale <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Patricia Reaney</p> <p>NEW YORK, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Seasoned art collectors and first-time buyers wanting to own an Andy Warhol will get their chance next week when 125 paintings, drawings and photographs by the artist will be auctioned in a week-long cybersale.</p> <p>The global online auction from Feb. 26 through March 5 will include works with estimated values ranging from $600 to $70,000 and bring Warhol to a much broader audience.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130222/andy-warhol-works-be-auctioned-cybersale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Arts Cinema of the United States Entertainment Human Interest Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 22 Feb 2013 19:15:58 +0000 5763681 at http://www.globalpost.com Online Warhol auction brings in nearly $2.3 mn http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130306/online-warhol-auction-brings-nearly-23-mn <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>New York, Mar 6 (EFE).- An online auction of 125 works by Andy Warhol, the father of Pop Art, brought in nearly $2.3 million, including commissions, for the Warhol Foundation, which will use the funds for scholarships.</p> <p>The 124 auction lots included paintings, drawings, photographs and prints by Warhol (1928-1987).</p> <p>The auction, which started on Feb. 26 and ended Tuesday, drew a tremendous response from art lovers and collectors because of the wide variety of high-quality works available for purchase.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130306/online-warhol-auction-brings-nearly-23-mn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American art Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Business Cinema of the United States Disaster Entertainment USD Agencia EFE Wed, 06 Mar 2013 17:02:39 +0000 5775202 at http://www.globalpost.com Mao no-show as Warhol exhibition opens in China http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130428/mao-no-show-warhol-exhibition-opens-china <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Shanghai's contemporary art museum on Sunday opened a show featuring the works of American pop artist Andy Warhol, but without his iconic portraits of former Chinese leader Chairman Mao.</p> <p>The Pittsburgh-based Andy Warhol Museum, which supplied more than 300 pieces for the show, said months in advance that paintings of Mao Zedong would not be shown in keeping with the wishes of the Chinese hosts.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130428/mao-no-show-warhol-exhibition-opens-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Human Interest Modern art Pop art AFP Sun, 28 Apr 2013 11:31:13 +0000 5827001 at http://www.globalpost.com Andy Warhol still inspires art world nearly 3 decades after his death http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130806/andy-warhol-still-inspires-art-world-nearly-3-decades-after-his-dea <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Madrid, Aug 6 (EFE).- Andy Warhol, who was born in Pittsburgh on Aug. 6, 1928, continues to inspire the art world on what would have been his 85th birthday on Tuesday.</p> <p>Warhol's work is still among the best known on the international art scene 26 years after his death in New York on Feb. 22, 1987, at the age of 58.</p> <p>The high selling prices for the pop artist's works is proof of his popularity and the interest that he has continued to generate in the decades after his death.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130806/andy-warhol-still-inspires-art-world-nearly-3-decades-after-his-dea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American art Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Cinema of the United States Agencia EFE Tue, 06 Aug 2013 14:33:13 +0000 5903843 at http://www.globalpost.com Warhol digital images from 1985 revealed by Pittsburgh computer club http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140425/warhol-digital-images-1985-revealed-pittsburgh-computer-club <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Elizabeth Daley</p> <p>PITTSBURGH (Reuters) - Previously unknown digital work made by pop artist Andy Warhol was resurrected from aging floppy disks by forensic computer experts from Carnegie Mellon University, the school announced on Thursday.</p> <p>A dozen newly discovered images were unearthed from the 1985 computer disks by the university's computer club. They depict common Warhol subjects including Campbell's Soup cans, self portraits, bananas and Marilyn Monroe as well as doodles and camera shots of a desktop.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140425/warhol-digital-images-1985-revealed-pittsburgh-computer-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Human Interest Pop art Technology Visual arts Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:36:52 +0000 6130228 at http://www.globalpost.com