Tags: Pop Art

Artist of the week: Roy Lichtenstein

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is Roy Lichtenstein. Roy Lichtenstein (born 1923) is an American Pop artist from New York. Lichtenstein was one of the most influential and innovative artists of the second half of the twentieth century. During the 1960s, along with Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns, among others, he became a leading [...]
Marilyn Monroe in Blue by Andy Warhol

What is Pop Art?

PopUp Painting events are art entertainment experiences, giving people the opportunity to try something new and unleash their creative energy in an informal and friendly environment. We use popular and iconic pieces of artwork as inspiration for our evenings of painting and wine. All of our events are carefully considered to offer the perfect themed […]

Artist of the Week: Yayoi Kusuma

PopUp Painting's 'artist of the week' is Japanese artist and writer Yayoi Kusuma. Kusuma, born in Matsumoto City, Japan, first studied painting in Kyoto in 1929. Soon after, frustrated by the lack of diversity of Japanese art, the artist moved to New York City and by the mid 60’s had become one of the most [...]

Some of our favourite photos from last week’s events…

We know we’re not the best photographers, but some of the creative things our guests come up with really are awesome. Last week we were at Shortlands Tavern (Bromley) painting Roy Lichtenstein‘s ‘Still Life with Plums’, Brasserie Blanc (Southbank) painting Cezanne’s Bay of Marseilles, and The Trafalgar Hotel (Trafalgar Square) painting Peter Max’s Lady Liberty. […]

Special Offer! 30% off this weekend’s events!

Get a special 30% off this Independence Day weekend. We’ll be at Brasserie Blanc on the Southbank on Friday 3rd July painting the French Impressionists, and we’ll be at The Trafalgar Hotel on Saturday 4th July painting Peter Max’s Lady Liberty! Just use discount code CZIBH2 at checkout to get your 30% off this weekend’s events! Book now as spaces […]

Have you got a heart for art?

Looking for something novel and fun to do with your date to celebrate Valentine’s Day? PopUp Painting have got events running all week to suit you and your date. Our events are in a relaxed atmosphere, where our artist will help you create your own impression of a painting! No experience is necessary, so you […]

PopUp Painting kicked off Pop Art Week with Marilyn Monroe at The Chapel Bar, Islington, London!

PopUp Painting kicked off Pop Art Week with an evening of painting the iconic Marilyn Monroe at The Chapel Bar, Islington. Our artist for the evening was Barbora Brezaákovaá.     Our next Pop Art  themed events are: 19th September: Paint Lichtenstein at The Pelican, Notting Hill: http://popuppainting.com/event/paint-lichtenstein/ 27th September: Paint Lichstenstein at Brasserie Blanc, Southbank: http://popuppainting.com/event/paint-lichtenstein-brasserie-blanc-southbank/   PopUp Painting […]

POP ART week with PopUp Painting in London

POP ART week with PopUp Painting in London

This week with PopUp Painting, London, is Pop-Art week! Pop Art was a style of modern art which used the imagery of mass-media, mass-production and mass-popular-culture. You can learn more about Pop art from  here: http://www.artyfactory.com/art_appreciation/art_movements/pop_art.htm On Monday 16th we have Paint Pop Art at The Chapel Bar, Islington (nearest tube: Angel). This event runs from […]