Heiner Bastian, Kirk Varnedoe, Donna De Salvo, Peter-Klaus Schuster, Antje Dallmann, Los Angeles, 2002.
Softcover, 319 pp., color and bw illustrations.
This catalogue accompanied the exhibition Andy Warhol Retrospective, on view at MOCA May – August 2002.
Spanning the entire career of the legendary artist, Andy Warhol Retrospective brings together approximately 200 works from the early 1940s through 1986, including examples from such landmark series as Campbell’s Soup Cans, Marilyn, Jackie, Mao, Flowers, Disaster, and Self-Portraits The catalogue also includes Warhol’s early drawings, as well as the first groundbreaking hand-painted, black-and-white works depicting common objects of the early 1960s. Of particular focus are the 1960s Disaster paintings—including Suicide, Electric Chair, and Car Crash—and groups of work seldom seen together, such as Most Wanted Men.