The Artsy Podcast, No. 62: The Myth of Jackson Pollock and the Masterpiece Created in One Night

This month on the Artsy Podcast, we’re translating four of our readers’ favorite art-historical stories into audio. On this episode: the dramatic story behind Jackson Pollock’s largest painting, why it’s undoubtedly exaggerated—and why that doesn’t diminished its significance in the famed Abstract Expressionist’s oeuvre.

Hopefully you can listen to the podcast here Mural: Jackson Pollock, 1943

If not, the below YouTube vidis quite interesting or you can click the link to the source on Artsy, also below.

via The Artsy Podcast, No. 62: The Myth of Jackson Pollock and the Masterpiece Created in One Night

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Author: James Presley

I am an artist and I love it. What do I have to do to live from what I love? I'm not dying or cutting me bloody ear off, that's for sure.

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