"Warhol used different means to create his works, such as hand drawing, painting, engraving, photography, screen printing, sculpture, film and music. One of Warhol's most popular contributions was his statement:« In the future everyone will be famous for 15 minutes. ”This phrase somewhat predicted the current power of the media and the heyday of the yellow press and reality shows."
Andrew Warhola (Pittsburgh; August 6, 1928 - New York; February 22, 1987), commonly known as Andy Warhol, was an American plastic artist and filmmaker who played a crucial role in the birth and development of pop art. After a successful career as a professional illustrator, Warhol gained worldwide fame for his work in painting, avant-garde cinema, and literature, notoriety that was supported by a skillful relationship with the media and by his role as a guru of modernity.