Andy Warhol’s Chelsea Girls gets a new life in Animal crossing: know more

After various initiatives by museums such as the Met and the Getty Center. Art is making  an incursion into the peaceful world of ‘Animal Crossing.’ Art enthusiasts can now experience ‘Chelsea Girls.’ It is an experimental film from the 1960s by pop art master Andy Warhol. Directly in Nintendo’s game phenomenon. An artistic initiative was launched in collaboration with The Andy Warhol Museum. 

About Chelsea Girls

‘Chelsea Girls’ is currently streaming on a loop. At an in-game island of American writer, and producer Jake Fogelnest. He recently announced his exclusive partnership with Andy Warhol Foundation. He announced this on various social networks.

a chair sitting in front of a table: American writer and producer Jake Fogelnest teamed with the Andy Warhol Museum to screen 'Chelsea Hotel' by the Pop art master in the game 'Animal Crossing: New Horizons.'

Two 16mm projectors are installed in this virtual cinema. There the millions of players of “Animal Crossing: New Horizons” will be able to discover the experimental film. Andy Warhol shot in 1966. With the help of American director Paul Morrissey.

The first commercial success of the undisputed master of Pop Art, “Chelsea Girls” was filmed in the middle to late 1960s. This was shot at Manhattan’s legendary Chelsea Hotel. Many legendary writers and artists in addition to Mark Twain are Jack Kerouac, Patti Smith, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Edith Piaf have stayed in the past.

This film, which has no narrative in a traditional sense. It spans a split-screen and alternates between black, white, and color shots. Andy Warhol immortalizes some of his icons and friends. These are German singer Nico, American poet and photographer Gerard Malanga and American actress Mary Woronov.


New Horizons

While the presence of Andy Warhol works in “Animal Crossing. New Horizons” may come as a surprise for more traditional art fans. Because of the lack of the narrative. Secondly, numerous museums and other cultural institutions have already turned towards Nintendo’s hit title. This will help in bringing art to a wider audience.

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One such example is Getty Center which developed “Animal Crossing Art Generator”. This allows gamers to decorate their interiors with digital replicas of works from its collection. In addition to all this it will also have a great sense of calmness and class. In conclusion, it will be a fantastic experience.


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