Thomas Kiedrowski, author of Andy Warhol’s New York City, will lead a tour surrounding Andy Warhol’s fascinating life in connection with Union Square. The locations include Warhol-centric Businesses: 33 Union Square West, 860 Broadway; Eateries: 213 Park Ave South, 21 East 16th, 39 Union Square West; Nightlife: 860 Broadway, 126 East 14th. The tour will also speak to the history of Union Square at the time Warhol’s businesses occupied the square. The tour will broadly cover Warhol’s childhood and schooling, career, and rise in becoming the Pope of Pop Art.
This walk will proceed at an easy pace but make several stops, entries to which may or may not be ADA-accessible.
RSVP is required and capacity is limited. Meeting location, ending location, and directions will be provided via email before walk date.