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2014-05-19 12:31:03

"Halston and Warhol: Silver & Suede" Charts Intersection of Halston and Warhol PITTSBURGH, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stylized caricatures of tastemakers in iconic Halston designs - Liz Taylor, Liza Minnelli and Jackie Kennedy - play pop-art homage to Andy Warhol in a new advertising campaign from MARC USA heralding the "Halston and Warhol: Silver & Suede" exhibition at The Andy Warhol Museum. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140519/88852 The ads chronicle Halston...

2014-04-24 12:26:50

Carnegie Mellon, Artist and Museums Collaborate To Rescue Early Digital Art Through "Forensic Retrocomputing" PITTSBURGH, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A multi-institutional team of new-media artists, computer experts and museum archivists have discovered a dozen previously unknown artworks by Andy Warhol on aging floppy disks from 1985. Warhol earned a bachelor's degree in fine arts from Carnegie Mellon University, then Carnegie Institute of Technology, in 1949....

2013-08-05 23:19:00

Experience, Interact, Remember Warhol Starting at Midnight on August 6th Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 EarthCam, The Andy Warhol Museum and St. John Chrysostom Byzantine Catholic Church have teamed up to launch an interactive art project consisting of multiple live and megapixel webcams around Andy Warhol’s hometown of Pittsburgh, PA. The project, titled Figment, is opening in commemoration of Andy’s 85th birthday tomorrow, August 6th. When viewers go to...

2013-05-06 23:00:41

Acclaro announces winners of the social media contest “POP Your Culture With The Warhol D.I.Y. POP App”, which invited fans to translate their own culture into a Warhol-like digital screen print. The translation and localization agency has helped The Warhol expand into multiple new language markets and continues to provide specialty services in the cultural and non-profit realm. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Today, Acclaro, in association with The Andy Warhol Museum,...

2013-03-20 23:04:24

Acclaro announces a call for entries of cultural images translated into digital screen prints using The Warhol D.I.Y. POP App. The top prize for this juried contest is a trip for two to Pittsburgh, PA with a private tour of the museum, and The People´s Choice Award allows one winning photograph to become The Warhol´s Twitter and Facebook icon for 24 hours. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 21, 2013 New York-based translation and localization agency Acclaro announces “POP Your...

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  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.