Art based on modern popular culture and the mass media, especially as a critical or ironic comment on traditional fine art values.
- Whether Asian Americans are buying traditional or contemporary, calligraphy on rice paper or pop art made from mixed media, they look for at least some reference to the Far East.
- Part Norman Rockwell, part Andy Warhol, Segal's work has been tossed in to every category from American realism and pop art to social expressionism and figurative sculpture.
- Roy Lichtenstein's pop art paintings had an immediate and forceful impact on my 17 year old grandson.
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Syllabification: pop art
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