Who was Andy Warhol? If you are not familiar with his work, you are in for a treat. In the heart of Pittsburgh lies the largest Andy Warhol Museum named only The Warhol. It features the most extensive collection of his work and archives. This rare look into his life and art is one of a kind, and can’t be experienced anywhere else. You will see from opening to end, how Andy Warhol has contributed to the art world with his impressions and abstract work. During his life, he had experimented with many different media types and went on to create some of the most public artwork in not only his time but an also present day, What sets this museum apart from others featuring Andy Warhol’s work? The Warhol will fully immerse you in the art that was created and even allow you to use those same techniques to create your very own masterpiece. It takes place in the Factory. It is an extension of the Warhol Museum.
The reason The Warhol is so famous is that it is just as interactive as it is visually stunning. When you explore the installation called Silver Clouds, you will not only be thinking about the art aspect but also have fun. Family and kids love going to study the art and learn about how Andy Warhol got his start in art. You will also learn how he progressed to become one of the most talked about artist of the modern age. For children, there is an underground level to the building that allows kids to do what kids do best, explore and be kids. Have your little ones use their imagination and it is all inspired by Andy Warhol’s life. One of the reasons that The Warhol is perfect for children is the use of color. His artwork is vibrant, and it speaks to children. It is timeless.
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The Andy Warhol Museum
117 Sandusky St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
Get on I-376 W/Fort Pitt Bridge from 7th St/Andy Warhol Bridge and Fort Duquesne Blvd
3 min (1.0 mi)
Continue on I-376 W. Take PA-51 S to Stilley Rd in Brentwood
16 min (8.0 mi)
Take Doyle Rd to Streets Run Rd
4 min (1.6 mi)
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