Jackson Pollock | the artist

The artist Jackson Pollock
Born Jan 28 1912, Cody, Wioming, USA.
Died Aug 11 1956 The Springs, New York.

Style and technique of the artist: Abstract Expressionism, Action painting, Painting, Documenta Kassel,

Impressions: Overwhelming when entering a room with a Pollock, only Pollock, only color, another world, another planet, spiritual, a dance, primitive, symbolism, surrealist automatism, avoiding a focus, painting has a life of its own, action, life, drips and dashes, rhythm, dreamlike figures…

jackson pollock
“Abstract painting is abstract. It confronts you. There was a reviewer a while back who wrote that my pictures didn’t have any beginning or any end. He didn’t mean it as a compliment, but it was.”

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Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation
Works in the Tate collection
Works in the MOMA collection

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