Tom Wesselmann was an influential American artist in the Pop Art movement. His work explored the relationship between art and consumer culture, often using advertising images and found objects as his medium. He was influenced by many artists during that period but he had to come up with his own artistic voice. His exploration of mediums from lithography, textiles, found objects to porcelain and metal gave him the opportunity to express himself in a wide
Art is a timeless, international language. Great art is indelible. A brilliant artist can express the totality of an emotion or concept in one breathtaking moment. And the viewer evolves along with the artwork. An image may be taken initially in a certain way, but oftentimes, powerful artwork lingers in the heart and mind of the viewer throughout time and continues to reveal even deeper meaning and emotional impact.