Art notes 4.24

Art notes 4.24 - Art notes 4/24 Figure 11.17 Andy Warhol,...

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Art notes 4/24 Figure 11.17 Andy Warhol, Marilyn Diptych, 1962 Acrylic on canvas, Tate Modern, London, England Pop art Andy Warhol Silkscreen - printmaking technique  lay down screen, squeegee ink onto the  surface  Some areas are blocked off and don’t receive color Marilyn Monroe Diptych Made immediately after Marilyn Monroe’s death Warhol blamed the media for her suicide 11.30 Maya Ying Lin, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington D.C., 1982 -Lin was only 22 years old when asked to design and build the memorial -Yale design student - veterans decided to do it and had a certain criteria that they wanted the  monument to have: had happened) -harmonize with its surroundings -must not conflict with other memorials -must contain names of everyone who had died or remained missing -no direct reference to the politics of the war -V shape stood for Vietnam and Victory, we hadn’t won, but those who fought the  war fought heroically and victoriously -not ground level -below level of ground, wall blocking out noise behind -made of black granite, polished, visitors could see their reflection in it
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2008 for the course ART 31.101 taught by Professor Pearson during the Spring '08 term at Bloomsburg.

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Art notes 4.24 - Art notes 4/24 Figure 11.17 Andy Warhol,...

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