Pop Art

Unlock Art - Your Guide to the Ideas Behind Art

Tate | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tate

Double acts might be easy to name in the worlds of comedy or music, even in film, but in the visual arts the myth tends to run more to trouble than double.

The End of 2013 and a Preview of 2014...

Zandra Rhodes | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Zandra Rhodes

My exhibition Zandra Unseen at the Fashion and Textile Museum closed 31 August, 2013 to make way for the gorgeous Belville-Sassoon exhibit. Featuring the work of my dear friend David Sassoon (including dresses made for not only our beloved Princess Di but also Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, two beautiful women of impeccable taste).

Crazy 4 Cult: Movie Art 2, Gallery 1988 (Review)

Alice Charles | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Alice Charles

For those new to this world, this book makes an excellent introduction and for collectors, this should point you in the right direction for your next acquisition.

The Rebellious Pop Artist: Ben Levy

Kate Lawson | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Lawson

Taking that aesthetic and fusing it with some of the world's most celebrated and iconic celebrities from politics, music, fashion and film, is London-based artist Ben Levy - a rising talent on the commercial art scene, presenting his vision of pop culture with an urban twist.

Barbican's New 'Pop Art' Show Is Way More Than Just Popular

Christine Coco Jun | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christine Coco Jun

The Barbican's latest Pop Art Design show presents a fresh take on a movement spanning the 50s to 70s--the first comprehensive exhibition to explore the collaboration between the designers and artists responsible for shaping our postmodern attitudes.

This Stall Was Selling REAL Banksy Prints

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

Banksy rip-offs are ten a-penny, so browsers at an art stall could have been forgiven for thinking the spray painted images sold by an anonymous middl...

Private View of 'POP' Sir Peter Blake's New Exhibition @ Hang-Up Gallery

Ben J. Cotton | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ben J. Cotton

On Friday evening we launched, the exciting new exhibition from the legendary artist Sir Peter Blake.

Matthew Tucker

'Lost' Portraits Of Andy Warhol Go On Display For First Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Tucker | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Marilyn Monroe with banana-yellow hair, Queen Elizabeth bathed in psychedelic colours - just two of the world-famous portraits we associate with Ameri...

Artist Uses Odd Method To Mark Stalin Anniversary

Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

60 years ago today the world bid farewell to Soviet Union leader Joseph Stalin, who died of a stroke aged 74. The anniversary has been marked by Jo...

Sam Parker

'The First Essential Art Show Of The Year' Lichtenstein At Tate Modern (REVIEW)

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Roy Lichtenstein died in 1997, when the internet was still only a 100,000 or so websites, before anyone had 'Googled' anything and broadband was...

Pop Artist Who Escaped Nazi Germany Gets London Show

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2013 | Home

The first major exhibition to focus on artist Kurt Schwitters' life in Britain following his escape from Nazi Germany opens this week. Eccentric Ge...

Summaiya Jillani: A New Voice in Pakistani Art

Ben Mirza | Posted 07.12.2012 | Home
Ben Mirza

Summaiya, a Karachi based artist, has taken the world by storm. Her paintings are exciting visions of colour and surprise, with a foundation that lies in pure Pop Art eccentricity.

Warhol's Final Print To Sell For £60,000

PA | Posted 09.07.2012 | Home

One of Andy Warhol's final works could raise £60,000 when it is auctioned on Wednesday. The copy of the American pop artist's 1985 portrait of the...

'Decorative Feast' Of Warhol Comes To South London

PA | Posted 17.06.2012 | Home

A "decorative feast" of Andy Warhol art goes on show next week. The 80 pictures, created by the American artist over more than 20 years, includes p...

Bullet Pop Art

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 21.07.2012 | Home

Perfectly pheasant art This week, Australian pop artist Linton Meagher is making his UK debut. Arriving from with him from down under is a c...

Early Andy Warhol Sketch Goes On Display

PA | Posted 10.07.2012 | Home

American singer Rudy Vallee, by Andy Warhol A recently-discovered sketch by Andy Warhol is to go on public display for the first time. The d...

Pop Artist Keith Haring Celebrated With Google Doodle

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 04.07.2012 | Home

Haring's Google Doodle Keith Haring, a pioneer of American pop art, has been celebrated with his own colourful Google Doodle. The internet g...

Duchess Of Alba Pop Art Exhibition Features Much WTF-Ery

MyDaily | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK Style

The words "Duchess of Alba" and "Pop Art Exhibition" have come together like clotted cream and jam to form a delicious and rich filling perfect to be ...

Sued Over A Banana

Posted 13.03.2012 | Home

It is, arguably, the most famous banana in the world – and now it has been deemed important enough to have started a copyright war. Rock band The...

Warhol Painting Of Liz Taylor Sells In Record-Breaking Auction

Posted 15.12.2011 | Home

Andy Warhol's painting of Elizabeth Taylor has sold for over $662,000 (£427,233) at auction in New York, along with jewellery, clothing and other mem...

Felicity A Morse

As You've Never Seen Them Before: Madonna's Pop Artist Romero Britto Paints Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge

HuffingtonPost.com | Felicity A Morse | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK

A new series of portraits featuring the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge has been unveiled by Brazilian pop artist Romero Britto, famous for painting Mad...

Pop Artist Richard Hamilton Dies, Aged 89

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Richard Hamilton, the original pop artist, has died aged 89. Hailed as the most influential British artist of the 20th century, Hamilton had been w...