The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1977 - Art - 241 pages
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A loosely formed autobiography by Andy Warhol, told with his trademark blend of irony and detachment

 

InThe Philosophy of Andy Warhol—which, with the subtitle "(From A to B and Back Again)," is less a memoir than a collection of riffs and reflections—he talks about love, sex, food, beauty, fame, work, money, and success; about New York, America, and his childhood in McKeesport, Pennsylvania; about his good times and bad in New York, the explosion of his career in the sixties, and his life among celebrities.

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The darling of pop art released these autobiographical portraits in 1975 and 1980, respectively. With his shock of blonde-white hair and unusual art style, you might think these remembrances would be ... Read full review

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About the author (1977)

Andy Warhol, a painter and graphic artist, also produced a significant body of film work, including his famous Chelsea Girls. He was equally well known in the late sixties and early seventies as resident host at his studio, The Factory, where one could listen to Lou Reed and the Velvet Underground and rub elbows with Edie Sedgwick. Warhold died in New York in 1987.

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