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Pop marks the end of art’s false elevation from entertainment, camp and kitsch. Through the paintings of Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, James Rosenquist, Roy Lichtenstein and others, such everyday fodder as comic strips and beer cans offered a subject matter that any citizen of a late capitalist culture could recognize, and through Pop’s embrace of consumer imagery and its ethic of ironized remove, the lofty values of Abstract Expressionism seemed to vaporize almost overnight. “No movement in history ever established itself so quickly,” wrote the critic Calvin Tomkins. Our Pop library represents the best monographs on these artists and such critical books as Alice Goldfarb Marquis’ wonderfully readable social history of the movement, The Pop Revolution, and John Wilcock’s The Autobiography and Sex Life of Andy Warhol.

Curated Libraries by Movement and Subject Area


German Expressionism LibraryGraphic Design BookshelfProduct Design BookshelfIndependent FilmA Surrealist Bookshelf

GERMAN EXPRESSIONISM

GRAPHIC DESIGN BOOKSHELF

PRODUCT DESIGN BOOKSHELF

INDEPENDENT FILM

SURREALISM

Pacific Standard TimeArtist's Books LibraryThe Pictures GenerationA Bauhaus LibraryA Dada Library

PACIFIC STANDARD TIME

ARTISTS BOOKS

PICTURES GENERATION

BAUHAUS

DADA

Nouveau Realisme A Feminist Art BookshelfNew Topographics PhotographyConceptual Art LibraryA Relational Aesthetics Bookshelf

NOUVEAU REALISME

FEMINIST ART

NEW TOPOGRAPHICS PHOTOGRAPHY

CONCEPTUAL ART

RELATIONAL AESTHETICS

Pop Art BookshelfBeautiful LosersA Curator's BookshelfA Library of Women ArtistsContemporary Figurative Painting

POP ART

BEAUTIFUL LOSERS

CURATORIAL STUDIES

WOMEN ARTISTS

CONTEMPORARY FIGURATIVE PAINTING

Contemporary Sculpture LibraryModern and Contemporary DrawingA Print Collector's LibraryAn Essential Photography LibraryPhotojournalism Library

CONTEMPORARY SCULPTURE

MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY DRAWING

PRINTS & GRAPHICS

PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSICS

PHOTOJOURNALISM

Polaroid LibraryKey Writings on PhotographyPerformance Art BookshelfFilm & The Performing Arts BookshelfA Sound Art Bookshelf

POLAROID LIBRARY

PHOTOGRAPHY: KEY WRITINGS

PERFORMANCE ART

FILM & THE PERFORMING ARTS

SOUND ART

Collage & Photomontage LibraryEssential Architecture BooksAn Urban Studies BookshelfA Sustainable Design BookshelfLee Friedlander Library

COLLAGE & PHOTOMONTAGE

ARCHITECTURE: ESSENTIAL BOOKS

URBAN STUDIES

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN

LEE FRIEDLANDER LIBRARY

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