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About Jackson Pollock
Jackson Pollock was a celebrated American painter famed for his drip painting style and for being a prominent figure in the Abstract Expressionist Movement. His well-known works include The Deep, Blue Poles, Number 5 and Mural on Indian red ground. He died at the age of 44 in a single-car accident while driving under the influence of alcohol.
He was the youngest of five sons born to Stella May and LeRoy Pollock. He married fellow painter Lee Krasner in October 1945. The marriage produced no children.
He battled with severe alcohol addiction for most of his adult life.
Jackson Pollock Rank
Famous quotes by Jackson Pollock
Every good painter paints what he is.Jackson Pollock
I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image, etc., because the painting has a life of its own.Jackson Pollock
My painting does not come from the easel.Jackson Pollock
New needs need new techniques. And the modern artists have found new ways and new means of making their statements... the modern painter cannot express this age, the airplane, the atom bomb, the radio, in the old forms of the Renaissance or of any other past culture.Jackson Pollock
The strangeness will wear off and I think we will discover the deeper meanings in modern art.Jackson Pollock
Jackson Pollock's Popularity
Jackson Pollock was a famous American painter, who was born on January 28, 1912. As a person born on this date, Jackson Pollock is listed in our database as the 11th most popular celebrity for the day (January 28) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1912).
People born on January 28 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Jackson Pollock is the 146th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Jackson Pollock's birthday, Jackson Pollock is the 1162nd most famous American.
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