Born to Czech immigrant parents in 1928.
He started as a commercial artist and he had many jobs through his
lifetime, music and film producer and director, fashion designer, publisher, businessman. What a busy man!
By using visual language: repetition, simple images, strong colours, his works became one of many famous in Pop Art history.
One of his works was: Campbell's Soup Can which is an iconic image of consumerism and it was also a favourite food of his.
*What is Pop Art?
Figurative style(everyday objects), clean lines, flat colours were drawn to the Pop Artist in between 1960s and 1970s in Britain and the U.S.
Drawing its imaginary from popular culture such as movies, graphics used in Advertisements, packaging, comic strips, cartoons and television made it accessible, popular and commercially successful creating a marketable product.