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The Andy Warhol Museum

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The Andy Warhol Museum is located on the North Shore of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is the largest museum in North America … See more

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Jan 1, 2023
Visited with my art loving kids. We were a bit disappointed that some of the more well known pieces weren’t here. It was still worthwhile, easy lay out and not crowded. My kids took part in the art f… Full review by Chellahot
Nov 12, 2022
The museum itself was AMAZING. But man, they were OBNOXIOUS when the museum closed at exactly 5:00. They had a private event, they kept announcing. Lights dimming, gates going down, announcement afte… Full review by Excursion738768
Oct 26, 2022
A great way to spend a Saturday morning, strolling through this museum. I was not a fan of Andy Warhol when i went into this but really enjoyed it. This is the largest museum in the world dedicated t… Full review by Nbosc

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Preserving His 15 Minutes
The Andy Warhol Museum is a vital forum in which diverse audiences of artists, scholars, and the general public are galvanized through creative interaction with the art and life of Andy Warhol. The Warhol is ever-changing, constantly redefining itself in relationship to contemporary life using its unique collections and dynamic interactive programming as tools. The collection includes 900 paintings; approximately 100 sculptures; nearly 2,000 works on paper; more than 1,000 published and unique prints; and 4,000 photographs. The film & video collection includes 60 feature films, 200 of Warhol’s Screen Tests and more than 4,000 videos. Exhibition prints of all Warhol films and videos are added to the collection as they are preserved. The collection also features wallpaper and books by Warhol, covering the entire range of his work from all periods, and includes student work from the 1940s, 1950s drawings, commercial illustrations and sketchbooks; 1960s Pop paintings of consumer products, celebrities, Disasters and Electric Chairs; portrait paintings, Skull paintings and the abstract Oxidations from the 1970s; and works from the 1980s such as The Last Supper, Raphael I-6.99 and collaborative paintings made with younger artists such as Jean-Michel Basquiat and Francesco Clemente. Drawings by Warhol's mother Julia Warhola are also included in the collection.The collections are the founding contributions of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc., Dia Center for the Arts, museum purchases and private donations. The Warhol regularly organizes and tours traveling exhibitions of its collections to venues across the United States and around the world. To date, more than 8 million people have visited the traveling exhibitions.
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