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Early Warhol For Sale in Hong Kong “From Warhol with Love”: Video

by Reuters More than 40 works by pop artist Andy Warhol will be displayed at an exhibition hosted by the auction house Sotheby’s in Hong Kong, with the most expensive piece valued at about $1 million. The collection, “From Warhol, With Love,” focuses primarily on Warhol’s early ink-on-paper work from the 1950’s and is brought to Hong Kong from the auction house’s […]

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Want Some Candy My “Beautiful Darling” |Castro Theater 6/30 SF CA

DIRECTOR James Rasin PRODUCER Jeremiah Newton WRITTEN BY James Rasin CINEMATOGRAPHY Martina Radwan EDITOR Zac Stuart-Pontier RUNNING TIME 82 Minutes Beautiful Darling chronicles the short but influential life of Candy Darling who was a major part of Andy Warhol’s entourage and was one of the inspirations for the Lou Reed song “Walk on the Wild Side.”

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Bid for Warhol Self-Portrait Took 4EVER; $38.45 million

Somethings are worth fighting for.   “Longest” Bid for Warhol Self-Portrait By Advocate.com Editors A Christie’s auction of post-war and contemporary art ended with a bang Wednesday night when a self portrait of pop-art icon Andy Warhol sold for $38.45 million after a 16-minute bidding war. Following the sale of the piece, the auctioneer exclaimed […]

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Gay Pornology; From Andy Warhol to X-Tube

Staples of life; food, air, water, coffee, cotton candy and PORN. My coffee table is getting full. ___________________________________________________ The sumptuous, 260-page potpourri of hot photos and concisely presented history Porn from Andy Warhol to X-Tube (Bruno Gmuender, hardcover, $69.99) is both a celebration and a funeral. Its author tells us what there is to know about the […]