Introduce yourself to the world of Pop Art. The Movements in Modern Art series provides concise, accessible and richly illustrated introductions to the major art movements of the last 100 years.
Mass culture, popular taste and kitsch were the provocative themes of Pop art. Artists used mass-produced objects and photographic images to make a connection between art and the post-war world of consumerism. This study follows the development of Pop as an art form that celebrated the glamour of the newly commercialist Western world, whilst acknowledging its superficiality.