Roy lichtenstein (English Roy Fox Lichtenstein; October 27, 1923, New York, USA — September 29, 1997, New York, USA) — American artist, one of the most influential figures in the style of pop art. In the 60s of the twentieth century, he began to create paintings based on images from comic magazines, thanks to which he achieved immense popularity both in America and abroad. At the same time, he begins to write a series of ommazhes — references to paintings by famous artists, for example, Pablo Picasso, Vincent Van Gogh and Henri Matisse. In addition, in different periods of creativity, Liechtenstein creates sculptures with a pattern imitating a raster print.
Author: Evgenia Sidelnikova