[BLANK]
[ Two distant, identical black cars drive along a nearly empty street. Tall buildings line the far side of the street. ]

Andy Warhol

Street and Buildings

Artwork Type: Photographs
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Dimensions: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.32 cm)
Accession #: 20082106
Credit: Collection of University Art Museum, University at Albany, State University of New York on behalf of University at Albany Foundation , Gift of © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.
Related Exhibitions:
Regarding Place: Photographs From The University Art Collections
Andy Warhol: Portraits from the Warhol Photographic Legacy Program
Object Label:

American, born Forest City, Pennsylvania, 1928, died 1987 

 

Andy Warhol used the camera as a means to spontaneously record all that caught his attention. He strove to document every moment of his life, creating a remarkable visual diary in which he captured the faces of the rich and famous, the glittering New York disco scene, his day- to-day meanderings through the city, and glimpses of his world travels. His love affair with black and white photography began in 1976, when he picked up an easy-to-use Minox 35EL camera; it became his constant companion until his death at age fifty-eight. In keeping with his obsessive nature, Warhol made between 60,000 and 100,000 snapshots and Polaroids in his lifetime.


Regarding Place: Photographs From The University Art Collections

Andy Warhol: Portraits from the Warhol Photographic Legacy Program

Please contact us at [email protected] to verify collection holdings and artwork information. If you are interested in receiving a high resolution image of an artwork for educational, scholarly, or publication purposes, please contact us at [email protected]