• "Freeze"

    15 days ago - By Karin Jurick

    6 x 8"oil on panel
    I've written about Andy Warhol, the famous Pop artist, and his fascination with idols like Marilyn Monroe, Jackie O, Mao Zedong and yes, Elvis Presley. With movie stars, he was enamored with the oversize posters promoting the films, selling these celebrities like Campbell Soup labels sold soup. Warhol produced multiple silkscreens of Elvis, in many different ways - this one being two color silkscreens next to two grey-scale screens titled Elvis I & II.
    Speaking of the King of Rock n' Roll, the image Warhol used was from the western Flaming Star that came out in December...
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