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2018

THE TIMES

Irish artists invited to take a pop at Andy Warhol in Dublin

W MAGAZINE

Halston Hosts a Benefit Marking the 40th Anniversary of Studio 54 and 30 Years Since Andy Warhol's Passing

INTERVIEW MAGAZINE

Karen Bystedt, who has made a career of photographing actors like Brad Pitt, Keanu Reeves and Johnny Depp when they were still just pretty mugs knocking on the doors of Hollywood, had perhaps her most career-making encounter when she was still a student at New York University.

NY POST

In 1982, Karen Bystedt, a 19-year-old NYU student, cold-called Andy Warhol at his studio in Union Square and asked if she could photograph him.

VOGUE

Harry Brant, Stella Schnabel, the Edition’s Ben Pundole, and Michael Avedon mingled and sipped Champagne as they took in photographs of Warhol by artist Karen Bystedt.

WWD

Visual artist Karen Bystedt floated through the room in a voluminous white gown adorned with photographs she took of Warhol when she was a 19

THE ARGONAUT

‘Money on the Wall’ Rediscovered photos become new mixed - media pop art in mixed media

LA WEEKLY

Karen Bystedt was a young photographer with a lot of chutzpah, living in New York to attend NYU, a fan of fashion, downtown culture and Andy Warhol. 

HUFFINGTON POST

photoBOOK LA, a new platform for publishers and book artists. One participating publisher, Artist’s Corner Gallery and Bookmaking, will feature the world premiere of Karen Bystedt’s, The Lost Warhols, a boxed set of recently “found” photographs of Andy Warhol that Bystedt took 30 years ago as an art student at NYU.

2017

TMZ

Chris Brown and renowned photographer Karen Bystedt teamed up to turn her iconic shot of Warhol into what's been dubbed the "Triple Andy Discount."

SBE THE COLLECTION

Throughout Shore Club, original photographs of Andy Warhol will be displayed as reworks by artists such as Tommii Lim, Dom Pattinson and Peter Tunney. "THE LOST WARHOLS" is now a global collection and we are honored to have the pieces displayed and for purchase.

JUST JARED
Chris Brown bundles up in style while hosting an exclusive serigraph signing with artist Karen Bystedt for her LOST WARHOLS “Andy Goes Street” Collection at Guerilla Atelier.

ESSEX MAGAZINE

Karen Bystedt Art Show Installed at The Port Authority Bus Terminal in NYC

2015

APPAREL NEWS
On June 11, Bystedt, a photographer, exhibited Lost Warhols: The Bare Images. It was a gallery show of her unique portraits of Andy Warhol, at Guerilla Atelier at 427 S. Hewitt St. in downtown Los Angeles.

LA CANVAS
It all started with a cold call to the man himself, and its now turned into @karenbystedt’s collaborative photo tribute exhibit called “Warhol Lives”.

LA CIENEGA DESIGN QUARTERLY
Exhibition: Andy Warhol Lives

2014

LAIST.COM
The 'Warhol Lives' collaborative exhibit opens at Gallery GO

RYOT
This Artist’s Long-Lost Photos of Andy Warhol Call on His Spirit to Unite Us All

CONTACT MUSIC
Chris Brown and Karen Bystedt show off their artwork at Andy Warhol Goes Street at Blick Art Store

GLOBAL GRIND
Chris Brown is getting his art on, this time with a dope ass collaboration piece with photographer Karen Bystedt.

PMC MAGAZINE
A Spotlite on Artist Karen Bystedt

2013

LIVE FAST MAGAZINE
Interview Series: Karen Bystedt “The Lost Warhols”

FABRIK Art
Andy Warhol Looks Down From High on the Sunset Strip for the Holidays

2012

TRAFFIC
Issue #27