NEW YORK—The Armory Modern Show at Pier 92 featured a few examples of Roy Lichtenstein interiors, Pop interpretations of mid-century living spaces. The Lichtenstein’s above, from left, are “Red Lamps” and “Modern Room,” both 1990 lithograph, woodblock and screenprint works at Alan Cristea Gallery of London. Of course, Lichtenstein is a legendary American artist. His work is in the collections of major museums around the world and his originals sell at auction for tens of millions. Emerging artists at Volta NY and Scope NY, were also inspired by mid-century furniture, interior design and architecture. A selection of such works spotted during Armory Arts Week follows.
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Armory Modern: “Yellow Vase,” 1990 () by Roy Lichtenstein Susan Sheehan Gallery of New York.