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McNay Art Museum

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Hardcover, 11 x 13 in. / 80 pgs / 80 color.

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Pub Date
Out of stock indefinitely

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D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2012 p. 143   

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ISBN 9780916677572 TRADE
List Price: $29.95 CDN $39.95 GBP £27.00

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San Antonio, TX
McNay Art Museum, 02/01/12-05/20/12

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Andy Warhol: Fame and Misfortune

Introduction by René Paul Barilleaux. Text by Justin Spring.

Drawn from the rich collection of the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, Warhol: Fame and Misfortune approaches Warhol’s career through the artist’s abiding obsession with fame and celebrity, and, by extension, with disaster and tragedy. These key themes resurface throughout Warhol’s paintings, works on paper, photographs, and film and video works, beginning with his iconic paintings and prints of the 1960s up until the last pictures created just before his untimely death in 1987. Warhol spent most of his life observing the famous even as he acquired fame for himself, and as a result, his visual meditations on fame (and fortune, and misfortune) are in many ways like a trip through a house of mirrors: as much reflections of the artist’s identity as they are trip through American culture of the 1960s, 70s and 80s.
PRAISE AND REVIEWS

The New York Review of Books

Martin Filler

"Andy Warhol: Fame and Misfortune" [offers] a penetrating examination of its subject's deep-seated obsession, from childhood onward, with celebrity and publicity that he developed from precocious juvenilia - tracings of movie-star advertising endorsements and the like - to the mesmerizing silk-screened images he created in the early Sixties of megastars such as Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor, and Elvis Presley, after he abandoned his highly lucrative practise as one of New York's most-sought-after commercial artists to pursue the far less certain path of a high style painter.

Andy Warhol: Fame and Misfortune

STATUS: Out of stock indefinitely.

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WARHOL WOMEN

Text by Blake Gopnik, Lynne Tillman, Alison M. Gingeras. Interview with Corice Arman by Brett Gorvy. Poetry by John Giorno.

LéVY GORVY

ISBN: 9781944379308
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Andy Warhol: The Alchemist of the Sixties

ANDY WARHOL: THE ALCHEMIST OF THE SIXTIES

Edited by Maurizio Vanni.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836642335
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Pub Date: 10/22/2019
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Andy Warhol's The Chelsea Girls

ANDY WARHOL'S THE CHELSEA GIRLS

D.A.P./THE ANDY WARHOL MUSEUM

ISBN: 9781942884187
USD $65.00
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Andy Warhol

ANDY WARHOL

By Carolyn Lanchner.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9781633450448
USD $19.95
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Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Andy Warhol: Prints

ANDY WARHOL: PRINTS

Edited by Carolyn Vaughn. Foreword by Brian Ferriso. Text by Sara Krajewski, Richard H. Axsom, Jordan D. Schnitzer.

JORDAN SCHNITZER FAMILY FOUNDATION

ISBN: 9780692764473
USD $55.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 1/24/2017
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13 Most Wanted Men: Andy Warhol and the 1964 World's Fair

13 MOST WANTED MEN: ANDY WARHOL AND THE 1964 WORLD'S FAIR

QUEENS MUSEUM/THE ANDY WARHOL MUSEUM

ISBN: 9781929641192
USD $35.00
| CAN $47.5 UK £ 30

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
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Andy Warhol: Death and Disaster

ANDY WARHOL: DEATH AND DISASTER

KERBER

ISBN: 9783735600462
USD $55.00
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Pub Date: 3/24/2015
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Andy Warhol: Unique

ANDY WARHOL: UNIQUE

Text by Jörg Schellmann.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775737166
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 11/30/2014
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Reading Andy Warhol

READING ANDY WARHOL

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775737074
USD $60.00
| CAN $79

Pub Date: 2/28/2014
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Andy Warhol: The American Dream

ANDY WARHOL: THE AMERICAN DREAM

Edited by Achille Bonito Oliva. Introduction by Francesca Franco.

SILVANA EDITORALE

ISBN: 9788836626762
USD $50.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 6/30/2014
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Warhol's Queens

WARHOL'S QUEENS

Edited by Henriette Dedichen.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775735452
USD $30.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
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Munch|Warhol and the Multiple Image

MUNCH|WARHOL AND THE MULTIPLE IMAGE

Edited by Pari Stave. Text by Patricia G. Berman. Foreword by Edward P. Gallagher.

THE AMERICAN-SCANDINAVIAN FOUNDATION

ISBN: 9780971949386
USD $45.00
| CAN $55

Pub Date: 5/31/2013
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Andy Warhol and Czechoslovakia

ANDY WARHOL AND CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Edited by Rudo Prekop, Michal Cihlár.

ARBOR VITAE

ISBN: 9788074670008
USD $95.00
| CAN $127.5 UK £ 85

Pub Date: 10/31/2012
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Andy Warhol: Paintings from the 1970s

ANDY WARHOL: PAINTINGS FROM THE 1970S

Text by Trevor Fairbrother.

SKARSDEDT

ISBN: 9781616237233
USD $30.00
| CAN $35

Pub Date: 8/31/2012
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Andy Warhol: Fame and Misfortune

ANDY WARHOL: FAME AND MISFORTUNE

Introduction by René Paul Barilleaux. Text by Justin Spring.

MCNAY ART MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780916677572
USD $29.95
| CAN $39.95 UK £ 27

Pub Date: 3/31/2012
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Andy Warhol: Vanishing Animals

ANDY WARHOL: VANISHING ANIMALS

LOCOCO FINE ART PUBLISHER

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