Missing My 15 Minutes of Fame
December 28, 2012
Seattle’s City Arts online magazine recently sponsored a contest for Andy Warhol-inspired art in conjunction with the Tacoma Art Museum‘s current exhibition, “Flowers for Tacoma.” I entered two pieces, each playing off the pop art image of Andy Warhol’s Campbell’s soup cans. Instead of the Campbell’s soup can found in our mothers’ pantries, I featured a more contemporary everyday icon, the ubiquitous Starbucks coffee cup.
My entries did not win a prize, but I had fun executing my pop art vision. Here are my Andy Warhol-inspired creations: