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Pop Art originated in Britain in the 1950's spreading to US in the 1960's. Artists used popular culture as themes in their art and an endless source of subject matter. In USA Pop Art expressed the optimistic spirit of the 1960's which began with the election of John F Kennedy.

Notable artists included:
Derek Boshier - 1937-/
Charles Demuth
Jim DINE
- 1935-1992 American Artist+
Jean Dubuffet
Erro
Red Grooms
Richard Hamilton - 1922-/
Keith HARING
1958-1990
David HOCKNEY - 1937-1967/
Robert Indiana
Jasper JOHNS - 1930-1958+
Katz

Roy LICHTENSTEIN - 1923-1997 */+
Robert RAUSCHENBERG
* 1925-
Gerhard Richter
James ROSENQUIST
- 1933
Ruscha
Clifford Singer
Tom Slaughter
Frank STELLA
- 1936-1979
Wayne Thiebaud
Andy WARHOL
- 1928-1987 /+
Tom Wesselmann - 1931 -/
Richard Hamilton 1922-
Allen Jones - 1937-/
Eduardo Paolozzi - 1924
R B Kitaj - 1932-/
Peter Blake - 1932- /
Claes Oldenburg - 1929 +

George Segal - 1924

Notable works of this  period include:
Hamilton: Just What is it that makes today's homes so different, so appealing?  - Kunsthalle Tubingen Germany
Rosenquist: President Elect - Musee Georges Pompidou
Warhol: Marilyn Diptyck  - private collection
Lichtenstein: Whaam!  -
Tate Gallery London
Jones: Perfect Match  - Museum Ludwig Cologne
Wesselmann: Bedroom Painting   - Musee de Grenoble

Key Collections include:
Andy Warhol Museum Pittsburgh
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Phoenix Art Museum Arizona
Sintra Museu de Arte Moderna Sintra Portugal
Tate Gallery London

 

 

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