painting with pastel pink background showing a person laying down surrounded by three arms and spots of colour

Kiki Kogelnik
Fallout c.1964
Private collection © Andrew Rinkhy / Kiki Kogelnik Foundation, Vienna / New York

Works by sixty-four artists from twenty-eight countries feature in The EY Exhibition: The World Goes Pop, all of which reflect the particular social-political contexts in which they were made. Serving as introductions to the personal and historical circumstances that shaped the creation of these works, the following biographies shed light on the lives and artistic ambitions of each artist, highlighting their contribution to pop with a description of a key work.