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Roy Lichtenstein 1923-1997 1923-1997 Pop Art Movement Pop Art Movement

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  • Roy Lichtenstein1923-1997Pop Art Movement

  • A BiographyStudied art at Ohio State University-1939Drafted, served in Britain and Europe;1943-1946First Pop Art work- 1956 (Dollar Bill)

  • Lichtensteins WorkIronic representations of American stereotypes

    Exploitation of past styles

    1961- Began creating comic book inspired worksFirst use of his signature Ben-day dots

  • Masterpiece - 1962

  • In The Car- 1963

  • M-Maybe 1963

  • Kiss IVDrowning Girl

  • Blam!

  • Whaam!

  • Apollos TempleStill life with Fish and GolfballAppearance of Ben-day dots

  • Waldman(cubist period)

  • Go For Baroque - 1979

  • Andy WarholBegan his art career as a commercial illustratorSoup cans first exhibited in 1961Mimicked the world of mass advertisingSameness: how we receive information from radio and TVThe same images over and over again until they are meaningless-yet part of our cultureImage overload in a media saturated cultureSilk screensShot in 1968

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