via Gagosian, Dennis Hopper, “Andy Warhol (at table)”, 1963
No, not the notorious “art bubble”. Gagosian Gallery on Brittania Street is currently showing an exhibit called Pop Art is... to honor the fiftieth anniversary of pop art’s definition by Richard Hamilton. According to the press release, “[t]his exhibition allows us to consider the ways in which artists, past and present, respond to constantly changing ideas about what Pop art is.”
The exhibit includes works by Richard Hamilton, Dennis Hopper, Roy Lichtenstein, Jeff Koons, Edward Ruscha, Claes Oldenburg and Richard Prince. It coincides with a major exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery called Pop Art Portraits on view through January 20, 2008.
Pop Art is…
Through November 10, 2007
6-24 Britannia Street
London WC1X 9JD