Born: 1928, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Died: 1987, New York City
The leading figure of the Pop Art Movement. Warhol was one of the most important and influential artists of the 20th Century. Educated at Carnegie Institute of Technology, he became the leading fashion illustrator and window designer in New York before turning to fine art. His revolutionary work celebrated consumerism depicting products, movie stars, popular figures, art works, and even animals. In 1980 he produced a series entitled Ten Portraits of Jews of the 20th Century.
Martin Buber, from Ten Portraits of Jews of the 20th Century / Color screenprint
Gertrude Stein, from Ten Portraits of Jews of the 20th Century / Color screenprint