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Jackson Pollock


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 | American artist | Britannica.com


Feb 25, 2016 ... Jackson Pollock, in full Paul Jackson Pollock (born January 28, 1912, ... McCoy before his adoption about 1890 by a family named Pollock) and ...

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 ...

Jackson Pollock 'transcends time and fashion' - The Telegraph


Aug 11, 2015 ... A section of Jackson Pollock's painting Number 19 Credit: AP ... It was one of those moments, as pivotal as Masaccio's adoption of perspective ...

NGA:Jackson Pollock web feature - National Gallery of Art


In-depth study of the life and work of the artist with particular emphasis on Number 1, 1950 (Lavender Mist).

50 Things You Didn't Know About Jackson Pollock – Flavorwire


Jan 28, 2011 ... Jackson Pollock took an unconventional approach to painting unconventional pictures. He preferred laying his canvas on the floor instead of ...

Jackson Pollock: Abstract Expressionist Painter, Action Painting


Jackson Pollock (1912-1956): Biography of Abstract Expressionist Painter, ... gestural style of tachisme, and have adopted his formal devices and scale, are ...

AMERICAN LETTERS 1927-1947: Jackson Pollock & Family - The ...


Dec 8, 2011 ... Publication of “American Letters, 1927-1947: Jackson Pollock & Family” is ... who, as a child, had been adopted by a family named Pollock.

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 ...

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Jackson Pollock - Painter - Biography.com


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

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 • 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 ...