MCDONALD’S: POP & ART

Andy Warhol once said: “The most beautiful thing in Tokyo is McDonald’s. The most beautiful thing in Stockholm is McDonald’s. The most beautiful thing in Florence is McDonald’s. Peking and Moscow don’t have anything beautiful yet.” Burgers and fries meet art history or contemporary art? Here are 20 Instagram posts. 1. Caspar David Friedrich –Continue reading “MCDONALD’S: POP & ART”

ANDY WARHOL: EVERYTHING IS GOOD

Against the backdrop of a major retrospective, Richard Hell writes about the “transcendentally camp” Pop artist, portraitist of daily life. It was three separate personal Andy Warhol incidents in recent years that made me want to write about him to figure that out. (I’d started making notes last year before I got the good news that a Whitney showContinue reading “ANDY WARHOL: EVERYTHING IS GOOD”