Artist Intro: Paul Jackson Pollock

Artist Intro: Paul Jackson Pollock

ARTIST INTRO: PAUL JACKSON POLLOCK

Birthplace: Cody, Wyoming

Favorite mediums: Household paint on horizontal canvas

Styles/Period: Abstract expressionism, Drip Painting, Expressionism, Modern art, Action painting.

Who Was Pollock? Paul Jackson Pollock also know as “Jackson Pollock”  was an American painter. Was born January 28, 1912, Cody, WY and died August 11, 1956, Springs, NY.  He was the first American painter celebrity. He was in magazines and did interview even had a...
Artist Intro: Pablo Picasso

Artist Intro: Pablo Picasso

ARTIST INTRO: PABLO PICASSO

Birthplace: Malaga, Spain

Favorite mediums: Oil Paint on Canvas

Styles/Periods: Blue Period, Rose Period, African Period, Cubism, Classicism, Surrealism.

Who Was Pablo? Pablo Picasso was one of the most talented artists in the 20th century. The world failed to judge him and nobody took notice of his masterpieces during his life. But when he died, his art was sold in billions. He was keen to do paintings since his...
Artist Intro: Frida Kahlo

Artist Intro: Frida Kahlo

ARTIST INTRO: FRIDA KAHLO

Birthplace: Coyoacán, Mexico

Favorite mediums: Oil Paint on Canvas

Styles/Periods: Naïve Art, Modern Art, Surrealism, Magical Realism, Symbolism, Naturalism, Primitivism, Social Realism, and Cubism. 

Who Was Frida? Self-Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird, 1940 by Frida Kahlo. Courtesy of fridakahlo.org Frida was born on July 6, 1907, in Coyoacán, Mexico and died July 13, 1954, in the same city. She was in love with life itself and lived her life to the...