Whaam! Roy Lichtenstein - architect of Pop art, connoisseur
of the comic strip, master of irony and prophet of popular culture.
From exhilarating images of ice-cool jet pilots in dog fights, to
blue-haired Barbie dolls drowning in scenes of domestic heartache,
Lichtenstein's instantly recognisable paintings, with their Ben-Day
dots and witty one-liners, defined the art of a generation. But how
did a jobbing, unassuming painter of the Fifties become a... more...