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Jackson Pollock

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  • Drawing insight into Google's Doodles

    Drawing insight into Google's Doodles
    SAN FRANCISCO — Google.com is the most visited online front door in the United States. According to Alexa, a longtime Internet statistics firm, it is also the second most visited home page in the world behind Facebook.com; roughly 40 percent of...
  • A love letter to 'Pacific'

    A love letter to 'Pacific'
    If I were Oprah, I would have both Warren Buffett and Jennifer Aniston's phone numbers. I would have a private jet and access to the savviest gurus to help me treat any and all physical or spiritual maladies. More importantly, with a single stroke, I...
  • Yale Exhibition Should Start Some Conversations About 'Wood Art'

    Yale Exhibition Should Start Some Conversations About 'Wood Art'
    Conversations With Wood: Selections from the Waterbury Collection Through August 18, Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St., New Haven, (203) 432-0600, artgallery.yale.edu Ruth and David Waterbury will be at the gallery on May 30, at 5:30 p.m....
  • Mix history, art in Palm Beach at the Flagler Museum

    Mix history, art in Palm Beach at the Flagler Museum
    If ever a room was aptly named, it's the Grand Hall of the Henry Morrison Flagler Museum in Palm Beach. The 5,000 square-foot reception hall is adorned with almost every conceivable trapping of Gilded Age splendor: A bust of Caesar Augustus atop a...
  • Abstract expressionists shake things up at FAU exhibition

    Abstract expressionists shake things up at FAU exhibition
    No one is exactly sure how Jackson Pollock arrived at the pour and drip techniques he began to use in the late 1940s to create the sprawling paintings that brought him enduring acclaim. But we do know that he is the most-famous abstract expressionist, a...
  • Seattle's gum wall: Germy wall and a healthy sense of humor

    Seattle's gum wall: Germy wall and a healthy sense of humor
    SEATTLE - This is not a TripAdvisor Top-10 list you want to be on. Runner-up status for world's germiest tourist attraction goes to Seattle's Gum Wall in Post Alley, second only to Ireland's Blarney Stone. It's a form of people's participatory art...
  • L.A. Art Show is taking a broad view of art

    L.A. Art Show is taking a broad view of art
    Invited to provide a table-setter for the L.A. Art Show, a sprawling and mind-bogglingly diverse annual marketplace and smorgasbord for the eyes, Marilyn Lowey delivered an installation that's cheekily site-specific. Titled "Translating Transitions #4,"...
  • Topless Beatrice Arthur painting part of record $495-million auction

    Did it come with a card attached that says, "Thank you for being a friend"? A 1991 painting depicting a topless Bea Arthur that was created by artist John Currin has sold at an auction Wednesday for $1.9 million. The sale was part of a larger Christie's...
  • Calligraphic wonders at the Newberry

    Calligraphic wonders at the Newberry
    Think calligraphy is simply that swirling script on nice wedding invitations? Think, again — then check out the Newberry Library's newest exhibit, "Exploration 2013." -------------------- This piece first ran in Printers Row Journal,...
  • Review: "Daily Rituals" by Mason Currey

    Review: "Daily Rituals" by Mason Currey
    I'm working too much at my art, seven hours a day with a break for lunch and a nap. I'm working too little at my art, seven hours a day with a break for lunch and a nap. -------------------- This piece first ran in Printers Row Journal, delivered...
  • Baltimore Museum of Art mounts exhibit of 20th-century avant-garde painter Max Weber

    Baltimore Museum of Art mounts exhibit of 20th-century avant-garde painter Max Weber
    Baltimore helped the avant-garde painter Max Weber forge a national reputation in 1915. Now, nearly 100 years later, this could be the city where the late artist begins his long-overdue comeback. It's not that critics and curators are unfamiliar with...