About the Author
Andy Warhol was one of the twentieth century's preeminent artists. Known primarily for his pop art, he was also a highly successful graphic artist in the early years of his career. In addition, he produced a significant body of film work, including his famous Chelsea Girls. A pop culture icon as well, he was renowned in the late sixties and early seventies as resident host at his studio, The Factory, where artists, musicians, celebrities and beautiful people rubbed elbows.