Steve Kaufman “SAK” (1960-2010) former assistant to Andy Warhol.
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Steve Kaufman was a charismatic pop artist, humanitarian, and pioneer of Neo Pop Art. In his early years, Steve assisted Andy Warhol where he learned the art of silk screening. After leaving Warhol’s Factory, Steve evolved the art of silk screening by embellishing with oil paint and vivid colors that were embraced globally. He painted icons and trends that stirred the American spirit.
Steve Kaufman’s commissioned art includes The Warner Brothers Stores, Campbell’s Soup Company, Muhammad Ali, Frank Sinatra, Hugh Heffner, The Practice, Bravo, The Pawn Stars, Stan Lee, B.B. King, The Marilyn Monroe Estate and many more.
Steve’s paintings are part of a permanent collection in The Pop Culture Gallery at The World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta GA., the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía in Madrid, Spain. The Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Residence Museum in Salzburg, Austria; The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust in Warwickshire, England; The Andy Warhol Museum of Modern Art in Slovakia and the birthplace of Ludwig Van Beethoven in Bonn, Germany. Steve’s painting was also in a 7 month exhibition in the Enzo Ferrari Museum in Medina Italy.
“Steve Kaufman is a legend, from his warm smile and generous heart, to his ability to tell a great story and his incredible knack of making every day an adventure filled with humor, drama, and laughter. I am so blessed to have known and worked with Steve and feel honored to have stood in his shadow.” - Diana Vachier.
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