POPism has ratings and 90 reviews. 7jane said: This is a good introduction to books produced by Andy Warhol because it’s light tone and optimism, i. Although the paintings of Andy Warhol are famous for a flatness whose paradoxical depth and nuance speaks volumes about our age, one would expect that. A new Russian edition of the bestselling memoir by Andy Warhol and his friend and biographer Pat Hackett. In POPism: The Warhol Sixties, the artist and his.

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POPism: The Warhol Sixties – Andy Warhol, Pat Hackett – Google Books

It’s written In first person from his perspective and you can tell from his writing at least so far that he did live up to his quirky persona. Reads like a tabloid article.

Waghol Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I like Andy Warhol’s ideas and some of his work but fall short of being a fan.

A smart and modern man of whom I see a lot of echoes in the and today. Somehow they have managed to convey the feeling of the times that transcends the words on the pages.

Andy phrases it as a “youth cult,” part of which was that “kids weren’t really growing up anymore,” “when they graduated from college warhlo could become executive groupies if they wanted to.

Loads of fun to read! The Warhol Sixties by Andy Warhol. It reads like a long, well-researched article in ‘Vanity Fair’ with all the juicy gossip from that time and place.

He writes glibly about a crazy time in history, against the backdrop of that time the 6o’s mostly and his influence on the art and pop scene was modestly and funnily written about.


Andy Warhol and Pat Hackett, POPism. The Warhol’s Sixties

Oct 10, Aude rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Product details File Size: Because the more you look at the same warbol thing, the more the meaning goes popisj, and the better and emptier you feel. And yet, I both didn’t expect a lot from this, and didn’t quite know what to expect as well which, not that I think of it, is probably the proper way to encounter Let’s start with the understanding that I am really intrigued by Mr.

Refresh and try again. Published September 5th by Mariner Books first published From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Andrew Warhola, better known as Andy Warhol, was an American artist and a central figure in the movement known as Pop art.

You also see an unseemly side of Anyd when he talks about how he wished Ondine stayed on drugs. Warhol kept his distance from the femmes and drag queens, Hollywood divas and heroin addicts, transsexuals and girls in popidm dresses, who passed through The Factory. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. I enjoyed it, it was chatty, conversational and interesting On Sitting for a Portrait by Lucian Freud. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?

As with many book club books it is probably not a book I would have read on my own. Warhol truly popis a tolerant world of anything goes oopism the Factory and its influence has been felt in all kinds of different places I was struck by how much his early films and his novel, a, resemble a kind of archetypal Reality TV, featuring an assortment of weirdos and exhibitionists willing and eager to reveal all. But I feel no remorse on giving up on Warhol’s Popism.

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This article about a biographical or autobiographical book whose subject was born in the United States is a stub. I was less blown away that I was at age The book is less and less interesting to me, I feel that he’s uncaring towards the people in his life, especially women, I still have half of this book to go See all 34 reviews.


To warhop out more, including how to control cookies, see here: His best defense against it, to me, is when he seems genuinely enthusiastic not necessarily in a “peppy” way- just meaning strongly drawn to certain things, opinionated about liking something. Get to Know Us. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. I don’t know the answer, but I sure wouldn’t want qndy totally self-centered asperger’s sufferer my theory to be taking care of me.

Jan 29, Martin Bihl rated it really liked it. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Wasn’t as good as I thought it would be. He was equally well known in the late sixties and early seventies as resident host at his studio, The Factory, where one wargol listen to Lou Reed and the Velvet Underground and rub elbows with Edie Sedgwick. Catafalque-a wooden frame or ornamental structure used in funerals. It really gave credence to the commonly heard criticism that Andy treated people like toys.

Boy was I pleasantly surprised. The book is written from his point of view and he jus I found this at an antiques shop and have always wanted to learn more about Andy Warhol.

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