Tag Archives: Andy Warhol

In Solidarity with: March for Our Lives

Harold Eugene Edgerton, Cutting the card quickly, 1964 (59.1987) George S. Zimbel, Boy and gun, Bronx, New York City, 1970 (121.1985) Ernst Haas, Toy Gun, 1960 (42.1976) Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified Boy with Gun], ca. 1865 (2007.54.25) Andy Warhol, Gun, 1981 (2008.58.90) Weegee, [Schoolchildren evacuated from classroom … Continue reading

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Year of the Dog (10)

Ferenc Berko, Dog-in-Snow series, 1949 (582.1993) Lisette Model, The Dog Show, 1950 (65.1993) Unidentified Photographer, [Dog], 1973 (DA.SA8.414) Arthur Leipzig, Frisky, 1950 (2016.22.8) John Albert, [Bulldog standing and licking its nose], 1944 (2013.115.40) Andy Warhol, Dog, 1982 (2008.58.138) Barbara Alper, … Continue reading

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Flea and Dog Markets

André Kertész, The Flea Market, Paris, 1929 (1.1978.d) Leonard Freed, [Man holding umbrella and painting, Waterlooplein Flea Market, Amsterdam, Netherlands.], 1958 (2014.56.23) Andy Warhol, Flea Market, New York, 1980s (2008.58.143) Martin Munkácsi, [Dog market, England], 1932 (2007.110.49) Martin Munkácsi, [Dog … Continue reading

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ACTRESS SHOOTS ANDY WARHOL… Cries ‘He Controlled My Life’… 43 years ago today.

(photos by Jack Smith, “Ace News Fotog For 48 Years” and Tom Monaster) “Guest From London Shot With Pop Art Movie Man. Shot in attack on underground movie producer Andy Warhol, London art gallery owner Mario Amaya, about 30, walks … Continue reading

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In Praise of Polaroid

Lucas Samaras, Photo-Transformation, August 17, 1976 Andy Warhol, Debbie Harry, 1980 Due to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of Minnesota’s ruling against Polaroid in 2009, the company had to sell part of its extensive photography collection to meet its creditors’ monetary demands. The … Continue reading

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Say Cheese!

Alexander Liberman, [Robert Rauschenberg in his studio], ca. 1960 Before the invention of the camera, portraiture was  limited to the wealthier classes.  In large part formulaic, portraits tended to be idealized, and contained signifiers that pointed toward the sitter’s wealth and … Continue reading

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This is John Wallowitch!

Andy Warhol, (cover photograph) This is John Wallowitch!, 1964

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