Posts categorized as Warhol

POP gets ready to pop!

Custom Components welding our promotional stand. © Open Lab

The past week has been an exciting week for Warhol: POP – Open Lab’s collaboration with Te Papa in response to Warhol: Immortal. Tickets have gone on sale, the Facebook page has launched, and our hype video has been released! We’ve been busy finalising our designs for promoting the event and building the components for… Read more »

Designing POP: The Warhol Factory experience in the 21st Century

Glowing balloons create an interactive space before people step into the elevators. © Open Lab

A group of eight students from MasseyUniversity in Wellington have this amazing opportunity to work with Te Papa and Open Lab, to deliver a youth focused event which responds to the Warhol: Immortal exhibition. Open Lab is a design studio within Massey University. Open Lab is a collaborative environment and practice, where specialist and emergent… Read more »

Being a Host in Warhol: Immortal

As Te Papa hosts we get to see, interact and work with some amazing things. Since I started 4 years ago I have been immersed in the final 24 hours of Pompeii, spent my days with works by some of the great European masters, been surrounded by the intricate tapa of the Pacific and recently… Read more »

Sounding out Andy Warhol

Warhol: Immortal audio guide in use. 6 June 2013. Photographer: Flo Wilson © Te Papa. Quote is Andy Warhol, 1968

Sounding out Andy Warhol Tēnā koutou, ko Amos Mann āhau, a newly arrived Web & Multimedia Producer here at Te Papa Tongarewa. I’m a big fan of Andy Warhol and it was very exciting to arrive at Te Papa the same week he did. Te Papa’s Warhol: Immortal exhibition is now open and proving to… Read more »

Warhol: Immortal Pop Up Pop Art!

The ‘Pop Up Pop Art’ event celebrated the launch of the visiting Andy Warhol exhibition, Warhol: Immortal, opening tomorrow at Te Papa. Photos from Flickr Warhol: Immortal, a set on Flickr. This community art project was devised to create excitement around Warhol: Immortal, and celebrate the life and work of Andy Warhol. The initiative was… Read more »