Baltimore Museum of Art to Present Andy Warhol: The Last Decade


BALTIMORE, MD.- The Baltimore Museum of Art presents the first U.S. museum exhibition to explore the late works of the iconic American artist Andy Warhol (1928-1987). More than 50 works reveal the Pop artist’s energetic return to painting and renewed spirit of experimentation from 1976-1986, while in the midst of his celebrity. This period shows Warhol creating more paintings and on a vastly larger scale than at any other moment of his 40-year career. Exhibition highlights include psychologically revealing fright wig self-portraits, three variations on Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper, and collaborations with younger artists such as Jean-Michel Basquiat. Several of these works—assembled from national and international public and private collections, as well as the BMA’s exceptional collection of late works by Warhol—were not exhibited until after the artist’s death. More than a decade after declar