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Jackson Pollack

by Bernice Rose

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Published by Icon (Harpe) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9868276M
ISBN 100064301079
ISBN 109780064301077
OCLC/WorldCa7113567

EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Jackson Pollock was born in , the youngest in a family of five boys. He was born in Cody, Wyoming, but later moved to Arizona and then Chico, California. Pollocks father, LeRoy was a farmer, and later worked for the US Government as a land surveyor. Pollocks mother, Stella, worked as a housekeeper and is frequently. Assembled by one of the curators of the museum's Pollock retrospective, this anthology surveys five decades of critical response to Pollock, bringing together essential (and hard-to-find) texts from newspapers, journals, and catalogues. It includes all of Pollock's statements about his art as well as interviews with his wife, the painter Lee Krasner, providing firsthand testimony about his.

Jackson Pollock. Betty Parsons Gallery, 15 East 57th St, Nov. 26 [to] Dec. 15 , opening 4 to 7 (poster) by Pollock, Jackson and a great selection of related books. ‎Jackson Pollock was more than a great artist, he was a creative force of nature. He changed not only the course of Western art, but our very definition of "art." He was the quintessential tortured genius, an American Vincent van Gogh, cut from the same unconforming cloth as his contemporaries Ernest.

  Read an Excerpt. INTRODUCTION This book is intended to serve as a general survey of the life and work of Jackson Pollock, the foremost member of the first generation of “Abstract Expressionists,” which came to maturity just after World War II, and the greatest twentieth-century American : Jackson Pollock by Jackson Pollock, , Institute of Contemporary Art edition, in English.


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Jackson Pollack by Bernice Rose Download PDF EPUB FB2

"In their monumental and impressive biography, Jackson Pollock: An American Saga, Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith strive to achieve nothing less than a full understanding of the complex social and psychological forces that lay behind the work of an artist considered by many to be America’s greatest abstract painter."--William Drozdiak, The Washington PostCited by: Jackson Pollock The almost mythic Jackson Pollock--a roughshod, ill-mannered, prodigiously ambitious, aggressive, alcoholic, tormented artist--is alive and unwell in this book.

Ellen G. Landau`s book is easily still one of the best biographical surveys on Pollock currently available. First published inthis is a pretty comprehensive monograph; it has illustrations, of which are in colour with 6 gatefolds/5(74). Pollock is an excellent motion picture, based on the book by Gregory White Smith, reflecting upon the life of a great American artist – for a period of about ten years, the most prominent – at times the only important.

Jackson Pollack book – painter of the greatest democracy in /5. Jackson Pollock (Revised Edition) (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists) (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists (Revised)) Mike Venezia.

out of 5 stars Paperback. 2 offers from $ Action Jackson Jan Greenberg. out of 5 stars Paperback. $/5(46). Deborah Solomon's biography sets Jackson Pollock in his time and portrays him as a shy, often withdrawn person, full of insecurities and self-doubts, and frequently unable to express himself about his art or its meaning/5.

Jackson Pollock book. Read 2 Jackson Pollack book from the world's largest community for readers. This slim, but richly illustrated, biography of Jackson Pollock has /5.

“Greenberg and Jordan offer another remarkable book as they capture a two-month period during which Jackson Pollock created Number 1,(Lavender Mist).

Though only focusing on this one painting, the authors manage to include interesting and revealing details about Pollock's childhood influences: his pets, his studio, and his environment/5(88).

Jackson Pollock by Jackson Pollock,Museum of Modern Art edition, in English Share this book. Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by WorkBot. Decem | History. An edition of Jackson Pollock () Jackson Pollock [by] Sam Hunter. by Jackson Pollock.

Jackson Pollock the artist needs no introduction―but lesser known is Jackson Pollock the gardener, baker, and dinner-party host. Food preparation for Jackson and his wife, artist Lee Krasner, was not a tiresome daily chore but an extension of their creative outlook that blossomed into a shared passion.

Planting, gathering, fishing, and /5(73). Get this from a library. Jackson Pollock. [Elizabeth Frank; Jackson Pollock] -- Discusses the life and work of Jackson Pollack. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Frank; Jackson Pollock.

Find more information about: ISBN. How did Jackson Pollock become a cult figure for the Beat Generation. And what caused his reputation to continue to soar. This compelling and original Abrams classic, now back in print, locates the artist in the continuum of his times, recreating the social and cultural milieu of New York in the s and s.

Jackson Pollock: Selected full-text books and articles Jackson Pollock & the New York School By Kramer, Hilton New Criterion, Vol.

17, No. 5, January Read preview Overview. East Hampton, Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center, Jackson Pollock: Small Poured WorksAugust-September pp.

16 (illustrated). Syracuse, New York, Everson Museum of Art and Chestnut Hill, Boston College, McMullen Museum of Art, Pollock Matters, June-December Action Jackson by Jan Greenberg is an excellent picture book for introducing young children to the process of creating art.

Instead of a typical biography, this book follows Jackson Pollock throughout the process of creating one of his most famous paintings. Less gossipy than Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith's Jackson Pollock (LJ 8/89), this book treats Pollock's personal life, creative work, and cultural milieu as discrete elements that produce a gradually developing image, not always in accord with the public's view of Pollock as rebellious cowboy or counterculture loner.

Pollock was the Pages: The Essential Jackson Pollock by Justin Spring and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Jackson Pollock, in full Paul Jackson Pollock, (born JanuCody, Wyoming, U.S.—died AugEast Hampton, New York), American painter who was a leading exponent of Abstract Expressionism, an art movement characterized by the free-associative gestures in paint sometimes referred to as “ action painting.”During his lifetime he received widespread publicity and serious.

‎Jackson Pollock (–) not only put American art on the map with his famous "drip paintings," he also served as an inspiration for the character of Stanley Kowalski in Tennessee Williams's A Streetcar Named Desire —the role that made Marlon Brando famous. Like Brando, Pollock became an ic. One late spring morning the American artist Jackson Pollock began work on the canvas that would ultimately come to be known as Number 1, (Lavender Mist).

Award-winning authors Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan use this moment as the departure point for a unique picture book about a great painter and the way in which he worked/5.

This is a Read aloud of Action Jackson. A book about Jackson Pollock and the way he works through his paintings. This book is beautifully illustrated and wel.Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock? is a documentary following Teri Horton, a year-old former long-haul truck driver from California, who purchased a painting from a thrift shop for $5, only later to find out that it may be a Jackson Pollock painting.

She had no clue at the time who Jackson Pollock was, hence the name of the film. Horton said she purchased the painting from a California. Evelyn Toynton's work has appeared in Harper's, The Atlantic, The Times Literary Supplement, The New York Times Book Review, and The American novel Modern Art, loosely based on the story of Lee Krasner and Jackson Pollock, was a New York Times Notable Book of the most recent novel is The Oriental Wife, published in She lives in Norfolk, : Yale University Press.