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Jackson Pollock - Wikipedia


Paul Jackson Pollock (January 28, 1912 – August 11, 1956), known professionally as Jackson ... McCoy, but took the surname of his adoptive parents , neighbors who adopted him after his own pare...

Jackson Pollock' Biography


Jackson Pollock (January 28, 1912 - August 11, 1956), was an influential ... who adopted him after his own parents had died within a year of each other.

Jackson Pollock: Fiction vs. Fact - Biography.com


Jan 28, 2015 ... To celebrate what would have been Jackson Pollock's birthday today, Helen A. Harrison, Director of the Pollock-Krasner House and Study ...

Jackson Pollock | American artist | Britannica.com


May 15, 2014 ... Jackson Pollock painting in his studio on Long Island, New York, 1950. ... McCoy before his adoption about 1890 by a family named Pollock) ...

How art history got Jackson Pollock all wrong, and why it matters ...


Jan 20, 2015 ... Attitudes towards Jackson Pollock epitomize the error of the ... and had just adopted the conventions of acting and theater, including props, ...

Jackson Pollock Biography - Jackson Pollock Prints


Jackson was born in 1912, in Cody, Wyoming. His father had taken Pollock as a surname from his adopted parents, whilst originally being known as Leroy ...

Jackson Pollock • Art Bios


Jul 19, 2012 ... Paul Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) is a key figure in the ... Benton's style was adopted in several of Pollock's earliest works, such as Going West ...

'Birth', Jackson Pollock, c.1941 | Tate


Artwork page for Birth, Jackson Pollock c.1941 Pollock's Birth is shot through with primeval energy. The process of birth is seen as a desperate struggle.

BBC iWonder - Why can't a four-year old paint a Pollock?


Jackson Pollock was known for his deceptively simple abstract expressionist artwork. ... But imitators were quick to adopt many of Pollock's signature techniques ...

Jackson Pollock - Paralumun New Age Village


His father was originally a McCoy, but later after his parents died and he was adopted by his neighbors, he took their surname. Jackson Pollock grew up in ...

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MoMA.org | Interactives | Exhibitions | 1998 | Jackson Pollock ...


Paul Jackson Pollock is born on Watkins Ranch, Cody, Wyoming. ... (His father, born LeRoy McCoy, was adopted at the age of two by James and Elizabeth ...

Jackson Pollock - Painter - Biography.com


Jan 28, 2015 ... Jackson Pollock turned the modern art world upside down with his abstract, splatter and drip 'action paintings.' Learn more at Biography.com.

Jackson Pollock Biography, Art, and Analysis of Works | The Art Story


Artworks and analysis: Jackson Pollock's famous 'drip paintings' that he began to produce in the late 1940s represent one of the most original bodies of work of ...