Saturday, October 24, 2020

WARHOL’S MARILYN MONROE FETCHES MORE THAN ANY OF HER MOVIES

May 17, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Andy Warhol’s 1962 pop-art multiple images of Marilyn Monroe sold for $38.2 million on Thursday. The original silk screen grid, titled “Four Marilyns,” had been expected to fetch about $30 million. The New York Times reported that it was purchased by Victoria Gelfand, a director at the Gagosian Gallery, at the Park Avenue salesroom of […]

ACTOR/ACTIVIST RUSSELL MEANS DEAD AT 72

October 23, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Russell Means, who first rose to prominence as a leader of the 1973 Wounded Knee uprising of Native American activists and who later was cast in a major role in the movie The Last of the Mohicans, has died of cancer at his ranch in Porcupine, South Dakota at age 72. Means became a popular […]