The blog about the ongoing influence of Andy Warhol's philosophy in the 21 st century. From art to instant fame, sex, beauty, celebrity gossip obsession, business or fitness why we live in a Warholian world more than ever.
Sunday, March 05, 2017
ONLINE DATING TIP
“ Let's say you decide you have an OK face, a great body , medium money and no power or prestige. That means you should go after other people who also have two mediums, a terrific and a nothing. It's not supposed to matter which categories the different things fall in as long as it's two mediums, one terrific one nothing»
« I JUST READ EVERYTHING»
"I went to art school, I studied pop culture, I know everything about music and iconography, pop, cultural and religious," she says. "I'm self-manufactured. . .. (I look) at it not as poison or lowbrow, but looking at it in a very highbrow way, and self-making myself to be a powerful visionary and say something that will genuinely speak to people."
Sunday, February 26, 2017
THE BEST DRUG OF ALL
«Beauty is the hardest drug of all»
July 1971 p.5
«GOOD BUSINESS IS THE BEST ART»
«At the auction last night my Triple Elvis went for $135 000, so that's good. It was estimated at $70-$90 000. But Thomas Ammann bid $440 000 for one of David Whitney's Rauschenberg».
-Andy Warhol Diaries
Nov 8 1983
Sunday, February 19, 2017
«In the deluge of comments that descended on Sotheby's disposition of Andy Warhol's earthly possessions, perhaps the only unarguable point was made by Fran Lebowitz, the humorist, who had written a column for the artist's Interview magazine. Asked how he might be feeling about the event, she said: Andy must be furious that he's dead»
THE BEAUTY OBSESSION
«If in my youth I had realized that the sustaining splendour of beauty of with which I was in love would one day flood back into my heart, there to ignite a flame that would torture me without end, how gladly would I have put out the light in my eyes. "
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
THE MONEY OBSESSION
«His private diary was in the first instance a way of keeping account of his expenditure. He had a complicated relationship with money. He would keep 100 dollar bill in his boots»
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
POST WARHOL PREDICTION: JEWISH MAG: ARE CHINESE BILLIONAIRES BUYING MONET, RENOIR AND PICASSO GOOD FOR THE JEWS?
Friday, February 03, 2017
Sunday, January 29, 2017
«IT'S CALLED GOSSIP AND OF COURSE, IT'S AN OBSESSION OF MINE»