Kanye West wants an Andy Warhol-esque portrait of his fiancee Kim Kardashian. The problem? Andy Warhol is dead, and has been since the early 80’s. What do you do if you’re Kanye and want something done? You get somebody from his family to do it!
As Page Six reports, Monica Warhol calls herself a cousin of Andy’s (her grandfather and Andy’s father were brothers). Monica has never met the Andy himself. The artist died when she was 10.
According to her website, she took up art after taking art classes at Pima Community College in Tuscon, Arizona. She says that never knew what Andy’s work was like, yet she believes that her style can mimicks his quite well.
According to one of three biographies on her website, Monica is also currently trying to create a reality show with a no-name producer about her craft, her fiance, and her six children.
This isn’t her first time peddling art to the hip-hop world. Monica, who once sold Flo Rida two paintings to be used in a music video.