Career and money advice from Andy Warhol

Often heralded as the artist who turned art into commerce and commerce into art, Andy Warhol’s pithy sayings contain lessons for the modern day creator.
Andy Warhol

With his roots as a commercial artist, Andy Warhol embraced capitalism, transforming the artist figure into a brand identity and paving the way for a new attitude to commercial success in the arts.

‘Warhol bent the American consumerist system to artistic ends throughout his career – embracing capitalism at a time when many in the creative sphere viewed it sceptically, if not with outright hostility,’ wrote Andrew M Goldstein for Blouin Artinfo.

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