Jackson Pollock

Wikioo.org - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Jackson Pollock

Style: Abstract Expressionism;Abstract Art;Expressionism

Place: Cody

Born: 1912

Death: 1956

Nationality: United States


Paul Jackson Pollock (January 28, 1912 - August 11, 1956) was an influential American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. During his lifetime, Pollock enjoyed considerable fame and notoriety. He was regarded as a mostly reclusive artist. He had a volatile personality and struggled with alcoholism all of his life. In 1...