Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages

Pop Art/Art Pop: The Warhol Connection

Mary Harron, Melody Maker, 16 February 1980

Like to be a gallery
Put you all inside my show

— David Bowie, 'Andy Warhol'

Some people claim that only James Brown can match Andy Warhol's contribution to the Modern Dance. In the mid-Sixties, Warhol's Factory in New York saw the birth of the Velvet Underground, Polaroid art and the idea of boredom being fascinating Mary Harron circles warily around the silver ghost of Studio 54.

Total word count of piece: 7638

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: