In these circumstances, McGrory, who had been born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, decided to make the best use of his height and he appeared in pop
music videos featuring such performers as Marilyn Manson and Iron Maiden.
How much does historical Pop (not just high New York Pop, but also British proto-Pop; not just the Warhol of the soup cans, but also of the films and the capacious art/life jugglings) tell us about the myriad ways artists work with, through, and even in pop culture today.
But in his field he had to establish himself as the exception; in pop music you're always between Act and Self.
TIM GRIFFIN: I think it may be safe to say that what has evolved most in pop culture is marketing.
Don't you think that to some extent in the art world (as Alison pointed out in her sharp read of Cattelan's HOLLYWOOD sign), as in pop culture, marketing of the artist-persona commodity is a huge part of the work's content, how it circulates, acquires value, etc.?