Andy Warhol was born on August 6, 1928, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
He was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art.
His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture, and advertising that flourished by the 1960s, and span a variety of media, including painting, silkscreening, photography, film, and sculpture.
He ventured into a wide variety of art forms, including performance art, filmmaking, video installations and writing, and controversially blurred the lines between fine art and mainstream aesthetics.
Warhol died on February 22, 1987, in New York City.
安迪沃霍尔于1928年8月6日出生于宾夕法尼亚州匹兹堡。 他是美国艺术家，导演和制片人，是视觉艺术运动中的领军人物，被称为流行艺术。 他的作品探索了20世纪60年代蓬勃发展的艺术表现，名人文化和广告之间的关系，并涉及各种媒体，包括绘画，丝网印刷，摄影，电影和雕塑。 他冒险进入各种各样的艺术形式，包括表演艺术，电影制作，视频装置和写作，并且有争议地模糊了美术与主流美学之间的界限。 沃霍尔于1987年2月22日在纽约市去世。