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ART POPS IN PITTSBURGH, Pa.: THE ANDY WARHOL MUSEUM HONORS A NATIVE SON. Andrew Warhola, born Aug. 6, 1928 in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pa., dropped the second “a” from his last name shortly after moving to New York in 1949 following his graduation with a degree in Pictorial Design from the Carnegie Institute of Technology (now Carnegie Mellon University). As Andy Warhol, he created an artistic juggernaut that continues to expand decades after his untimely death in 1987. The Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, the largest museum in the world dedicated to a single artist, provides a comprehensive look at the life of one of the most influential artists of the 20th century.

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