Famous Pop Artists
Pop art, which started in the mid 1950s in the U.K. and just a few years later in the U.S., is the use of popular ad and news imagery, usually in an ironic and/or kitschy sort of way. Whether conceptual or experiential, pop art is art for the masses...and thanks to Andy Warhol, we'll never look at Campbell's Soup cans the same way again.
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profile name: Andy Warhol profile occupation: Painter, Filmmaker
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profile name: Roy Lichtenstein profile occupation: Illustrator, Painter
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profile name: David Hockney profile occupation: Painter, Photographer
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profile name: Keith Haring profile occupation: Activist, Artist
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profile name: Jean-Michel Basquiat profile occupation: Painter
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profile name: Jasper Johns profile occupation: Painter, Sculptor
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