Roy Lichtenstein photographed by Dennis Hopper: American pop artist. During 1960s, along w/ Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, & James Rosenquist among others, became a leading figure in new art movement. Wikipedia
Popular, witty, sexy, glamorous – pop art exploded onto the cultural scene in the early 1960s. A new generation of artists rebelled against ‘high art’ to embrace the world of advertising, television, film stars, pop music and consumerism. Pop art shocked many but inspired even more.