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 Pedigree Pop Art
Part of the Biddington New York auction house's website devoted to Pop Art. Pop Art, we are told, developed primarily in the United States and Britain in the late 1950's as a reaction against Abstract Expressionism and flourished in the sixties and early seventies. Learn more about such luminaries as Andy Warhol and David Hockney.

WebMuseum: Pop Art
A review of the pop art period and style with a link through to more details on David Hockney including some excellent thumbnail pictures of his paintings, expandable to full screen size.

The Andy Warhol Museum
The Andy Warhol Museum, through this website, strives to be a dynamic art centre and resource for anyone who wishes to gain insights into contemporary art and popular culture. Warhol was an artist, filmmaker, painter, collector, music producer, commercial designer and illustrator, author, magazine publisher, fashion model - one of the most influential American artists of the 20th century.

Beyond Geometry

This website is an online translation of an exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art examines trends and ideas in art in a cleverly designed timeline over the four decades from 1939 to 1979.

The 100 Books of the Century
This is a one off list of the top 100 books of the Twentieth Century as voted by
the public who visit Waterstones' bookshops - so probably pretty representative of the views of the British. Numero Uno is the Love Generation's favourite: Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings."

Everything Sixties
Everything you need to know about the Sixties is a web page dedicated to the sights and sounds of this psychedelic era. It is an American website that actually recommends books and publications about the era.

Art Schools Search

Get an Online Degree in one of the many growing fields available, select from a choice of qualified and well-recognised schools.

Wallpaper from the 70s

They are shrill, colourful and simply crazy: The wallpapers from the wild seventies. Make your choice from a huge range of wallpapers and order online from this German website.

Pop Art To Go

Pop art paintings of Sixties icons such as Bob Dylan and the Beatles by the talented Jill van Hoorn. Peruse her selection or commission one of your own.

Television Heaven

Dedicated to "preserving the memory of television classics past and present, television history, star interviews and hundreds of show reviews." A-Z listing of US and UK programmes including the years of transmission, summaries, reviews and background information

TV Cream
TV Cream is a website with over 1600 cult TV shows from the UK and US, with theme tunes, images of popular shows and descriptions of programmes from the 1960s 1970s and 1980s. From Adam Adamant to Young Ones its full of reviews, pictures and cast lists.

BBC Cult TV
No longer being updated this site still has a fine collection of Classic Cult Television - for lasting fans of Doctor Who, Blake's 7, the original Star Trek and Bagpuss at the BBC.

The Prisoner

Now this was a 1967 cult TV show of the first order and the official website is Six of One. Join them and learn all you could ever want to know about Patrick McGoohan's strange masterpiece.

Watched It! - Classic Kids TV
The internet's premier website devoted to classic children's television. The site for those of us who were kids in Britain in the 60s and 70s.

Thunderbirds

This site is heavy on the graphics - but once you get through the starting movie there is a wealth of material on this classic 60s puppet series that still wows the kids today.

Trumptonshire

At the Trumptonshire Web you will find everything there is to know about the three Trumptonshire series that began life in 1966. If you recall "Pugh, Pugh, Barney McGrew, Cuthbert, Dibble, Grubb" then remind yourself of plenty more. There is also plenty about Gordon Murray's "Camberwick Green".

Clangers

The Clangers are an icon to the culture of the late 60’s. Created by Oliver Postgate and Peter Firmin, this children’s animation series is explained in detail at this site.

Noggin the Nog

Also from the creators of the Clangers came the extraordinary Saga of Noggin the Nog (1959-65), "the adventures of a decent Viking prince, and his not-so-decent uncle." This site gives you links to other creations Bagpuss (1973-74) and Ivor the Engine (1958-63).

Transdiffusion

This site developed from a school-based tape-recording club known as the Transdiffusion Networking Association and set up in 1964. It's full of material about the early ITV companies and its strength is the coverage of old schools material.

TV Party
Ok this site for TV nostalgia is American, but then plenty of the UK hits of the 60s and 70s came from the US. Think of "Happy Days", "Hawaii Five-O", "Kojak" and "M.A.S.H." Read all about them and other TV shows.

 

 
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