The Andy Warhol Museum presents the exhibition entitled “Capturing Celebrity”, on display at Polaroid Museum at The LINQ in Las Vegas. It runs from 17 April 2014 until 16 April 2015.
The exhibition comprises about fifty polaroid photographs from the Andy Warhol Museum’s permanent collection. These include a number of self-portraits, as well as photographs of celebrities such as Dennis Hopper, Truman Capote, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Mick Jagger, Dolly Parton, Farrah Fawcett, Debbie Harry, Giorgio Armani, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Keith Richards, Muhammad Ali and others. Two of the polaroid cameras belonging to Andy Warhol are also on display.
The director of the Andy Warhol Museum, Eric Shiner, says that he is very happy to be working with Polaroid Museum, describing the artist as an “innovator” in the field of Polaroid photography.