Andy Warhol was born on the 6th of August, 1928 in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, U.S. And died on the 22nd of February, 1987 New York City, New York, U.S. His was the 4th child of Ondrej Varchola who died in third grade Andy had chorea, the nervous system disease that causes involuntary movements of the limit. When he was at the hospital he developed a fear of doctors and hospitals. At times when he was confined to bed, he drew, listened to the radio and collected the pictures of movie stars around his bed.
At the age of 13 his father died.
Andy started pop painting in about Warhol became an artist because he was influenced by the pop culture and wanted to create and influence others to use their creativity.
The aim of Andy doing pop art is to show that it leads away from earlier types of art.
Andy is famous for his pop art because they are so unique and creative.