January in 1912 the inspiring artist Jackson Pollock was born. Jackson Pollock, was an influential American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. He was well known for his uniquely defined style of drip painting.
artistandstudio: Jackson Pollock (seated R) sitting on the steps of painter Thomas Hart Benton’s summer home with Rita Benton (white hat) and author Coburn Gilman (standing) in Alfred Eisenstaedt / Time Life Pictures via Getty Images
Jackson Pollock creating drip painting, Long Island by Martha Holmes- ".several feet behind it hangs a Jackson Pollack drip painting. I’ve never seen a Pollock anywhere but in a museum, and I’m stunned. Work of Art (Kindle Locations