The Last Night of My Life

April 24, 2014

The Last Night of My Life

Monday, November 15, 1971

On Saturday, Mariner 9 became the 1st spacecraft to orbit Mars. Earlier today Intel released the world’s 1st microprocessor. And although I had no idea, this would be the night that I die.

On the last night of my life I went to the Santa Barbara Museum. There was a fashion show by Michael Novarese and they were also filming An American Family. An American Familywas the…

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April 23, 2014

Screen Test: Ann Buchanan

Andy Warhol’s Factory > Screen Tests > Ann Buchanan

April 22, 2014

Screen Test: Mary Woronov

Andy Warhol > The Factory > Mary Woronov’s Screen Test

Poor Little Rich Girl

April 22, 2014

Poor Little Rich Girl

Poor Little Rich Girl Part 5/7

BW/Sound/66 mins at 24 fps
Edie Sedgwick and Chuck Wein (off screen)
(filmed March-April 1965)

Poor Little Rich Girl was originally conceived as part of a series of films featuring Edie Sedgwick which Warhol started shooting in March 1965 called The Poor Little Rich Girl Saga. It included Restaurant,…

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April 22, 2014

Screen Test: Lou Reed

Andy Warhol’s Factory: Screen Test: Lou Reed

Andy Warhol MOOC

April 21, 2014

Week 1: Celebrity > Class Notes:

Andy Warhol MOOC: Introduction by Glyn Davis

Warhol’s Celebrity paintings appropriated existing images. Appropriation is one of the main ways we associate Warhol with Pop Art.
Andy Warhol MOOC: video screen cap of Warhol MOOC instructor Glyn Davis

Glyn Davis

  • High Culture vs Pop Culture
  • What does artist add?
  • Repetition, Multiplicity, Ubiquity, Sameness, Consumer Culture
  • Screen Tests > his own film system

  • Manufactured his own…

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April 21, 2014

Screen Test: Baby Jane Holzer

Baby Jane Holzer’s Screen Test. The Factory, Andy Warhol.

April 20, 2014

Screen Test: Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan’s Screen Test at The Factory.

April 20, 2014

Screen Test Edie Sedgwick

Factory Screen Test: Edie Sedgwick (me!)