Pop Art Research Paper

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Pop art was an art movement that began in the United Kingdom at the start of the 1950s, and later made its way into the states towards the end of the 60s. The early artists that aided in forming the pop art movement were Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg in the US, and Richard Hamilton and Eduardo Paolozzi in Great Britain. Pop art itself is a style of art in which images from advertisements, newspapers, and comics are replicated and sometimes removed of context or combined with material seen as unrelated. The title Pop art spawns from the attitude behind the the art and not the piece itself. It also spawns from the use of imagery taken from mass culture. It is interpreted that Pop art is a reaction, and in some ways an expansion, to ideas

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