Bellagio Gallery features Warhol’s Celeb Portraits – gallery News – “Andy Warhol: The Celebrity Portraits” exhibition

Bellagio Gallery features Warhol’s Celeb Portraits – gallery News – “Andy Warhol: The Celebrity Portraits” exhibition – Brief Article

LAS VEGAS — “Andy Warhol: The Celebrity Portraits,” a collection of more than 50 paintings and works on paper will debut at the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art this month. An audio tour of the exhibition is narrated by Liza Minelli, a personal friend of Warhol.

The exhibition, on view Feb. 7 to Sept. 7, covers Warhol’s obsession with fame and celebrity as manifested in his art. Among the works on view are portraits of celebrities from three decades.

“Andy Warhol changed the way we see the world around us,” said Marc Glimcher, Bellagio Gallery fine art chairman. “From his visual style of brilliant colors and repeated images to his fascination with the public’s love of celebrity, Warhol defined the spirit of our times.” For more information, call (702) 693-7870.

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