Monday, July 9, 2012

July 9 1962: Andy Warhol's Campbell's Soup Cans Debut

Andy Warhol's soup can forms have been of endless inspiration to me over the years -- Warhol's work appealed to me instantly but none more than the soup cans, likely related to years of work in a grocery store. Today is the 50th anniversary of their debut show at the Ferus Gallery in Los Angeles, and here is a link to a Wikipedia entry detailing the series & their importance in assessing Warhol's legacy as an artist.

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