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Andy Warhol is back in the 'Headlines' at NGA
Andy Warhol is back in the 'Headlines' at NGA

Andy Warhol died in 1987, but he continues to make headlines. This is almost literally the case with a National Gallery of Art exhibit, "Warhol: Headlines," that showcases screenprints and paintings whose design imitates that of a newspaper front page. A second Washington exhibit, "Andy Warhol: Shadows" at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, presents an ambitious painting done late in the artist's career. Although there have been many Warhol-related exhibits over the years, "Warhol: Headlines" is the first to focus so closely on his newspaper-derived artwork. Ths important aspect of the artist's career is hardly surprising in...