This project is dedicated to modern art of Andy Warhol by eyes of the students. The objectives of the project are to get more information about the king of Pop Art A. Warhol and his work. To organize a creative artistic workshops where students can improve their artistic skills, organize video conferences between students related with the topic of the project
Slovak member of the European Parliament - Irena Belehorská and her
team visited our school on 29 May. Students were discussing the issues
of the EU and coming elections to the EP. In the classroom where MEP
was having her lecture for the students the visitors saw the poster of
@email@example.com@ctory poster and they asked some questions about the
etwinning project. They were happy we have been involved in the
European projects for students. (you can see Irena Belohorská and a red poster of our project about Andy Warhol on the bulletine board)
Andrew Warhola (Andy Warhol) is one of the most influentialartists of the 20th century and the central figure of the American Pop Artmovement.After a career as acommercial illustrator, Warhol became famous worldwide for his avant-garde PopArt paintings and screenprintings. He was a diverse figure known forfriendships with bohemian street people, distinguished intellectuals, Hollywoodcelebrities and wealthy aristocrats. He was also controversial figure becauseof the nature of his works,...
Warhol had a bizarre personality and was extremely eccentricas he grew older. During the 1950s he dyed his hair straw-blond and by the1980s had shaved off his real hair and replaced it with a silver-grey wig.
The pop artist loved cats and he sometimes made images ofthem in his artworks for his personal collection.
One of Andy's friends described him as a true workaholic.Warhol was obsessed by the ambition to become...
That would be lovely to visit this interesting place in the centre of Bratislava - the capital city of Slovakia. In front of the restaurant you can find the staue of Andy Warhol who is drinking coffee. When Slovak students were in Bratislava they have taken the photo of it. Enjoy it!
When people describe who I am, if they don't say, 'AndyWarhol the Pop artist,' they say, 'Andy Warhol the underground filmmaker.'
Andy Warhol, POPism
Andy Warhol was not only the twentieth century's most“famous” exponent of Pop art but, “a post-modern Renaissance man”: a commercialillustrator, a writer, a photographer, a sculptor, a magazine editor, atelevision producer, an exhibition curator, and one of the most important andprovocative filmmakers of the New American Cinema group of the...
New York,Pittsburgh.....Medzilaborce Not generally known as a pop art barometer, thisbackward outpost of northeastern Slovakia has more in common with communismthan consumerism. So when a museum dedicated to art-legend Andy Warhol wasfounded here a few years ago, it caused quite a sensation -- and not a littlecontroversy.
Born in Pittsburgh toCzechoslovakian immigrant parents, Andy Warhol (1928-1987) never put much stockin his family background. When asked where he was from, the elusive artist oncequipped, "I come from nowhere." Yet, thanks to the Medzilaborcemuseum, "nowhere" is fast becoming a place of...