Joseph Beuys and Andy Warhol

A playful balance between Beuys the warm with Warhol the cold. The chalkboard, a tool used by Beuys with cold and inhuman computer printouts, something Warhol would have liked. The wax prints are warmed up (a la Beuys). The poem in the center speaks to inside out, hot and cold.

2′ x 3′

chalkboard, chalk, phaserprint
This artwork no longer exists

Enjoyed this blog post?

Join the creatives who receive thoughtful Spudart blog posts via the email newsletter

Comments are very welcome, please leave a reply

9 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
3 Comment authors
Eliana BrionesMatt MaldreTom Saaristo Recent comment authors

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

newest oldest most voted
Tom Saaristo

Whaddya mean it “no longer exists?” That’s crazy! Too bad, so sad.

Tom Saaristo

Oh wow! Really!? That is so cool! Who cares if it took forever…now it just sounds like a lost medium. That is crazy rad!

Tom Saaristo

HA! That’s hilarious! What a fun idea though: printing your resume on sandpaper! I guess there wasn’t any adult supervision around or signs on the machine that said “Please Do Not Use Sandpaper In The Wax Techtronix Machine”


That’s a great piece of work. The Beuys/Warhol connection was a magic thing in art…and you did a nice job here. Beuys was one of those rare artists that can make you cry. Yes, pity it doesn’t exist…

Eliana Briones

I like the poem.