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Jackson Pollock
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Jackson Pollock


: 28 January 1912


: Aquarius


: 11 August 1956


: 44 years


  • Paul Jackson Pollock, known professionally as Jackson Pollock, was an American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement
When was Jackson Pollock born?28 January 1912
When did Jackson Pollock die? / Died11 August 1956
How many years did Jackson Pollock live? / Lived44 years
Zodiac sign:Aquarius

 Jackson Pollock facts

  • He was well known for his unique style of drip painting
  • During his lifetime, Pollock enjoyed considerable fame and notoriety; he was a major artist of his generation
  • Regarded as reclusive, he had a volatile personality, and struggled with alcoholism for most of his life
  • In 1945, he married the artist Lee Krasner, who became an important influence on his career and on his legacy
  • Pollock died at the age of 44 in an alcohol-related single-car accident when he was driving
  • In December 1956, four months after his death, Pollock was given a memorial retrospective exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City
  • A larger, more comprehensive exhibition of his work was held there in 1967
  • In 1998 and 1999, his work was honored with large-scale retrospective exhibitions at MoMA and at The Tate in London
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