Three Films by Roy Lichtenstein at the Whitney

Juxtapoz // Monday, 30 Jan 2012
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Currently on view at the Whitney until February 12th are three films that Roy Lichtenstein produced during two-week residency at the Hollywood Universal Studios special effects lab back in February of 1969. Unseen since their original exhibition at LACMA in 1971, the three films utilize a grainy, low fidelity production alongside bright, simplified pop imagery that characterizes Lichtenstein's work. Developed after his most iconic comic book paintings, the films investigate the landscape in 35 mm film in a way that reveals Lichtenstein's fascination with cinema and form.

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http://whitney.org/Exhibitions/RoyLichtenstein

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