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Andy Warhol: The Alchemist of the Sixties

Edited by Maurizio Vanni.

It is difficult to overstate the influence that American artist and provocateur Andy Warhol (1928–87) has had on art and culture worldwide since he first premiered the 32 Campbell’s Soup Cans in 1962 at the Ferus Gallery in Los Angeles. As part of a burgeoning pop-art scene in New York in the early 1960s, Warhol painted the things and images of the ordinary world—“images that anybody walking down Broadway could recognize in a split second,” as he explained it. “Comics, picnic tables, men's trousers, celebrities, shower curtains, refrigerators, Coke bottles—all the great modern things.”
Warhol took these “great modern things” into the painter’s studio and, copying and painting them through the photo-silkscreen process, turned them into Warhols. Like an alchemist, Warhol transformed the base materials of reality into something new: into pop art, into transfigured commodities and into art historical icons.
Andy Warhol: The Alchemist of the Sixties focuses on this transformative power of Warhol’s work. The publication brings together more than 140 works by Warhol, including examples of some of his most well-known series, like the Jackies and the Marilyns. With a particular focus on Warhol’s engagement with consumerism, mythmaking, music and the sexual revolution of the 1960s, this volume retraces the creative universe of pop art’s most famous figure.


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Andy Warhol: The Alchemist of the Sixties

ANDY WARHOL: THE ALCHEMIST OF THE SIXTIES

Edited by Maurizio Vanni.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

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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
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Pub Date: 4/24/2018
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Andy Warhol

ANDY WARHOL

By Carolyn Lanchner.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9781633450448
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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
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Pub Date: 1/24/2017
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Andy Warhol: Death and Disaster

ANDY WARHOL: DEATH AND DISASTER

KERBER

ISBN: 9783735600462
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Pub Date: 3/24/2015
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Reading Andy Warhol

READING ANDY WARHOL

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775737074
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 2/28/2014
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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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Warhol's Queens

WARHOL'S QUEENS

Edited by Henriette Dedichen.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775735452
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 9/30/2013
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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
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Pub Date: 10/31/2012
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Andy Warhol: Strange World

ANDY WARHOL: STRANGE WORLD

Text by Todd Alden.

PAUL KASMIN GALLERY

ISBN: 9780979416439
USD $40.00
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Pub Date: 2/1/2009
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Andy Warhol: 5 Deaths

ANDY WARHOL: 5 DEATHS

Introduction by Gerard Malanga. Conversation with Jeff Koons.

STELLAN HOLM GALLERY

ISBN: 9780971168718
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 3/2/2004
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Andy Warhol: Prints

ANDY WARHOL: PRINTS

D.A.P.

ISBN: 9781891024634
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Pub Date: 4/1/2003
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