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*DIGITAL* Andy Warhol’s Animal Advocacy
Ilsley Public Library
Andy Warhol famously demonstrated that art could be as mundane and mechanical as a can of soup or a bottle of soda. But contrary to his reputation as a mechanical figure, Andy Warhol was a biocentric artist with a deep interest in non-human life. Author Anthony Grudin examines this contradiction, which has been overlooked by most of the artist’s commentators.
Anthony Grudin is the author of Warhol’s Working Class: Pop Art and Egalitarianism.Register for free talk
Underwriter: Tapia & Huckabay, P.C.
Image: Andy Warhol with dog, Victor Watts/Alamy Stock Photo