Pop art

What is it?

Pop art was originally a U.S and British movement in the 1950s and '60s to react against abstract expressionism. Pop art was focused on recognizable objects. Pop art started after the 2nd world war and was very different from the very serious fine art of the past. 

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Artists

  • Andy Warhol 
  • Jasper Johns
  • Roy Lichtenstein 
  • Claes Oldenburg
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Inspiration

  • Pop
  • Magazines
  • Music
  • Television 
  • Films
  • Ads
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Contain

  • Bright colors
  • Appealing
  • Disney 
  • Words
  • Comics
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