Giant Andy Warhol Piñata

Art Press Release from Australia. Published by Rebecca Gabrielle Cannon on Friday 16 April 2010.

Andy Warhol Dessert Pinata. Photo by Adam Husted image

The Brooklyn Museum has a giant 20-foot tall giant Andy Warhol piñata on display for their upcoming Museum Gala, April 22. The piñata is designed by artist Jennifer Rubell as part of her interactive dining experience "Icons".

The gala will celebrate the Museum’s upcoming exhibition American High Style: Fashioning a National Collection, a collaboration with the Metropolitab Museum.

Included in the exhibition will be creations by such legendary American designers as Charles James, Norman Norell, and Gilbert Adrian; works by influential French designers including Charles Frederick Worth, Elsa Schiaparelli, Jeanne Lanvin, Givenchy, and Christian Dior; and works by such first-generation American women designers as Bonnie Cashin, Elizabeth Hawes, and Claire McCardell.

American High Style at the Brooklyn Museum