Pop Art: I’m a believer

Pop Art: I’m a believer

Pop art was born in postwar time, during the explosion of capitalism around the world. The liberation from the hard times was represented in colorful and highly ironic art. Andy Warhol was one of its maximum representatives and he played with advertising, capitalism, and consumerism converting products into pieces of art, and also adopting a critical vision that sometimes was misunderstood into superficiality. The Lenbachhays and the KiCo Foundation present the exhibition I’m a believer, which explores the work of artists like Andy Warhol, Thomas Bayrle, Ulrike Ottinger, and Hannsjörg Voth, pioneers…

Munich Pop Art

Munich Pop Art

Warhol popularized pop art, and nowadays this kind of representation is everywhere. We can see pop art in advertising, in music posters, record covers and so on. The second part of Munich Pop Art arrives at Container Collective the next 23rd of November at 6 pm with the works of young and talented artists like Laura Piantoni, ELIOT the super, Matt Wiegele, Steve & Mikka Stampa. Graffiti, stencil, serigraphy and other types of urban art await you here. Enjoy a drink and dance at the opening party!

Pop Pictures People

Pop Pictures People

Andy Warhol, again. The man who better portrait the New York’s scene of the 60s, 70s, and early 80s have been a source of inspiration in art, popular culture and many other areas. The Museum Brandhorst hold an exhibition of 60 Andy Warhol‘s works of art about celebrities, the LGBT community of The Factory, and the powerful popular art in media and advertisement as well as new acquisitions from the Brandhorst Collection. The exhibition can be visited until 30th of June of 2018. On Sundays, the admission is only 1 €. The…

Cadillac x Andy Warhol

Cadillac x Andy Warhol

Warhol said that in the future, everyone will have their 15 minutes of fame. He was a visionary, and we know today, that everybody can be famous or grab the attention of somebody because of the social media. His legacy in the pop culture is priceless, and he has inspired so many other artists. This exhibition shows original and rare material from the Andy Warhol Museum’s archive and particularly five letters to or from Mick Jagger, Yves Saint Laurent, The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), the New York State Department of Public…