Andy Warhol was born on August 6, 1928 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and died in New York on February 22, 1987. He is the founder of the artistic movement called "Pop Art". On one hand, he's known to be a brilliant publicist and, on the other hand, a successful artist. He used for both career the same techniques and the themes.
Warhol is known worldwide thanks to his work as a painter, music producer, author and filmmaker.