Abstract Expressionist artist famous for his drip-painted works, notably Number 1, 1950 (Lavender Mist) and Autumn Rhythm. His drip period lasted from 1947 until 1950.
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|FULL NAME:||Jackson Pollock|
|BIRTH DATE:||January 28, 1912|
|AGE:||108 years old|
Jackson Pollock is a Painter. He traveled across the country during his childhood with his land surveyor father. During this period, Pollock was exposed to and greatly inspired by Native American art work. He married fellow painter Lee Krasner in 1945. His work gained widespread recognition after Life magazine featured him in a four-page spread, “Is he the greatest living painter in the United States?,” on August 8, 1949. His last two paintings, Scent and Search, were released in 1955, after which he began focusing on sculpturing.
DID YOU KNOW His problems with alcoholism intensified as his artistic fame increased. He died at age 44 in an alcohol-related car accident.
FACT He was portrayed by Ed Harris in the 2000 Academy Award-winning film Pollock.
Currently, Jackson Pollock is 108 years old. He will celebrate his 109th birthday on a Sunday, January 28th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Jackson Pollock’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, Aquarius’ life pursuit is to understand life’s mysteries and a secret desire to be unique and original. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, have intellectual conversations, are a good listener and dislike limitations, broken promises, being lonely, dull or boring situations, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are: progressive, original, independent, humanitarian, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental, uncompromising, aloof. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius are Leo and Sagittarius.
Jackson Pollock was born in the Year of the Rat. People born in this year are clever and charming. They’re curious, but sometimes too motivated by money. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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