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Remember Those Artists Who Were Connecting With Andy Warhol’s Spirit? Here’s What Happened.

Tuesday 12.16.2014 , Posted by
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In October we told you about a project to bring back the spirit of Andy Warhol at an exceptionally unique NYC nightlife experience. Well, it happened, and it was as bizarre and avant-garde as we’d hoped. Andy Warhol would be pleased. [Read more…]

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These Artists are Bringing Andy Warhol Back for a One-of-a-Kind Live Collaboration

Wednesday 10.01.2014 , Posted by
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Only icons stand the test of time, and this is one of them. 28 years ago, Andy Warhol collaborated with Absolut to create its Absolut Warhol painting. Now on October 1, Absolut will try to connect with him once again. [Read more…]

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How Creatives Work: Andy Warhol

Tuesday 02.04.2014 , Posted by
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Andy Warhol was an extremely complex figure, with a lot depth in his work and personality – despite his own assertion that all that he was, was on the surface. The creation of the persona and brand ‘Andy Warhol’ was probably his most successful work of art, at least commercially. It is hard to know how much of this was real and how much was constructed. What we can gather about Warhol was that he was an incredibly hard worker and was (at least during his first decade of production) redefining what was possible in a number of different artistic modes. [Read more…]

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Visual Bits #318>Faces & Places: Stunning Photography

Wednesday 11.21.2012 , Posted by

Check out your inks after the jump.
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Putting a New Face on the Masterpieces

Thursday 05.26.2011 , Posted by

If Vincent Van Gogh where alive today, we think he would be proud to see his Starry Night on the face of Andy Alcala. The young artist has been painting representations of famous masterworks from his torso up for a while now and shows no sign of stopping. Can you imagine the patience required to paint these backwards in a mirror on your own face? Check out his flickr sets for more.

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When Artists Meet Automobiles: BMW Art Cars

Wednesday 02.09.2011 , Posted by


In 1975 Hervé Poulain, French racing driver and auctioneer, had a dream to combine his two loves: driving and art. He hit upon the solution when he asked his friend and well known artist Alexander Calder to paint his BMW 3.0 CSL with a custom scheme for the 1975 Le Mans. After the tremendous response to this rolling piece of art, BMW established their now frequently updated Art Car Collection.
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