Opening Jun 30
Pop Art Prints Pop art emerged in stark contrast to the emotional intensity of abstract expressionism, then the reigning movement in contemporary art. Pop art’s banal subject matter and commercial references startled viewers. Art lovers had always assumed that high art and popular culture were oppositional concepts – until Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol and others of their generation challenged prevailing assumptions about fine art. Features 37 works from the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
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