Warhol and the Sixties
By (author) Steven Watson
Factory Made by Steven Watson
Book DescriptionBased on dozens of interviews and previously unpublished material, Factory Made is the most comprehensive account to date of the artistic aura in the 60s. During the period Warhol was producing his most iconic art: Marilyn, Campbell Soup and Brillo boxes, Steven Watson shows how the ever-changing cast of characters at the Silver Factory - an eclectic and eccentric mix of artists, poets, musicians, filmmakers, hustlers and drag queens - interacted to create more than five hundred movies, a now-classic rock album and thousands of photographs and paintings.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780679423720
(198mm x 129mm x 44mm)
Imprint: Pantheon Books
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 12-Jan-2003
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Steven Watson
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Prepare for Saints, Paperback (July 2000)» View all books by Steven Watson
Perhaps the oddest and most influential collaboration in the history of American modernism was hatched in 1926, when a young Virgil Thomson knocked on Gertrude Stein's door in Paris. Eight years later, their opera "Four Saints in Three Acts" became a sensation. This is an account of how that revolutionary opera was born.
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Author Biography - Steven Watson
Steven Watson is a cultural historian and documentary filmmaker. His other books include "Strange Bedfellows, The Harlem Renaissance, The Birth of the Beat Generation, " and "Prepare for Saints: Gertrude Stein, Virgil Thomson, and the Mainstreaming of American Modernism." He lives in New York City.
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