POPism has ratings and 90 reviews. 7jane said: This is a good introduction to books produced by Andy Warhol because it’s light tone and optimism, i. Although the paintings of Andy Warhol are famous for a flatness whose paradoxical depth and nuance speaks volumes about our age, one would expect that. A new Russian edition of the bestselling memoir by Andy Warhol and his friend and biographer Pat Hackett. In POPism: The Warhol Sixties, the artist and his.

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Andy Warhol and Pat Hackett, POPism. The Warhol’s Sixties

Not Enabled Screen Reader: This site uses cookies. Andy describes, ina running joke where everyone he knows would say “hello, wait a minute” when you called them so they could set up their tape recorder to catch anything good.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Those indifferent will probably be bored. In it, Warhol is very open about his standpoint on his involvement with all of the people who warohl the factory in the 60s, open about his insecurities, his love and jealousy of fame and his fear that without all of the colorful characters, he might lose inspiration.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Author Andy Warhol was an American artist, filmmaker, photographer, designer and producer.

Andy Warhol and Pat Hackett, POPism. The Warhol’s Sixties

Like a Lampshade in a Whorehouse. Pleading in the Blood.


The story he tells of his shooting is gripping but also tensely funny and the craziness of the event is not lost on Warhol who is able to describe the event in a somewhat detached manner without bitterness.

He talked about lots of other people I didn’t know and care about, so that made it very flat for me. I always felt that a very slow film could be just as interesting as a porch-sit if you thought about it the same way.

Popism is great memories of the 60’s by my idol, Andy Warhol. A very much straight forward memoir of what was happening at the time. Worth reading if you’re interested in the sixties, the art world, or American culture.

POPism: The Warhol Sixties – Andy Warhol, Pat Hackett – Google Books

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Refresh and try again. I really question it. The book is written from his point of view and he jus I found this at an antiques shop and have always wanted to learn more about Andy Warhol.

This article about a biographical or autobiographical book whose subject was born in the United States is a stub. I enjoyed it, it was chatty, conversational and interesting Mailing List Subscribe to our mailing list and get the latest news from Garage.

Even though I believe that the over-the-top behaviors of the extroverted “out” crowd he hung around with helped to give gay people a bad name.

The book was co-authored by Warhol’s frequent collaborator and long-time friend, Pat Hackett, and covers the yearsfocusing primarily on Warhol’s art and film anfy. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.


That said, there are parts of the book that I have enjoyed.

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A Documentary Film documentary Factory Girl film. Andy Warhol Close Up. You have to either love Warhol, or be really into the NYC 60s social scene to enjoy this book.

The Andy Warhol Diaries. Andy Warhol was an American artist, filmmaker, photographer, designer and producer. They were often exhibitionists while Warhol was a voyeur and much of his creative output from this period had its roots in this voyeurism.

Retrieved from ” https: Or, get it for Kobo Super Points! Warhol is talented Just a fun read that name drops a lot and gives an insight into the pop culture phenomenon.

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Sep 04, Indra rated it liked it. Jan 29, Martin Bihl rated it really liked it. In the detached, back-fence gossip style he was famous for, Warhol tells all—the ultimate inside story of a decade of cultural revolution. Overall rating No ratings yet 0.