Five thousand square meters dedicated to the genius who changed the history of art in the twentieth century. Over 200 iconic works alongside a large section dedicated to the American artist's films, an unpublished section dedicated to Andy Warhol TV , and one to the complete series of vinyl covers made by Warhol.
Furthermore, for the first time in Italy, Exploding Plastic Inevitable will be visible, an extraordinary performance by Warhol with the Velvet Underground and Nico, re-proposed for the public in an immersive key. The exhibition itinerary is completed at the Porta di Milano of the Milan Malpensa airport, with a large video wall dedicated to Andy Warhol TV and a spectacular installation.
The MA*GA in Gallarate will live well over a quarter of an hour of fame. For over four months, from 22 January to 18 June 2023 , the MA*GA hosts an anthology dedicated to Andy Warhol (1928-1987), one of the absolute pinnacles of twentieth-century art and culture.
The exhibition, curated by Maurizio Vanni and Emma Zanella, recounts the multifaceted and rich production of the father of American Pop Art who, during his long career, was a painter, illustrator, screenwriter, film and television producer, director, director of photography and he actor himself, a figure who has radically changed the way of seeing and perceiving contemporary society.
The review, entitled Andy Warhol. Serial Identity, to underline how much his research is characterized by absolute versatility and the desire for transformation, retraces Warhol's entire creative universe through over 200 works, from the first drawings made for publishing and fashion, to the most important works pop where the main protagonists are celebrities, such as musicians, directors, designers, politicians, actors, to the commercial brands of large companies, who have become icons of a new way of living and consuming, banal elements of everyday life elevated to contemporary icons.