Selections from the Original Website - 2000 thru 2005
Sunday, July 15, 2007
1.12 - Andy Warhol's Cat
MONKEYISLAND, FEBRUARY, 1987 - Not well publicized was the fact that, just before he died (and possibly a leading cause), Andy Warhol spent some time on MonkeyIsland. He really didn't care for the place and departed after barely a quarter of an hour, complaining of a gallstone attack. But being the prolific artist that he was, he was able to create several pieces before he left. Here we see one of his silk screenings of a well-known local cat, Batman.
..is currently a professional photographer and until 1996 worked in the pre-press color trade.
When his career in that business came to an end, he went off in pursuit of the latent image for newspapers, fine art, and school yearbooks. In 2004 he found his skills as a film photographer transiting to a new level, a change brought on by the digital age...