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Happy Birthday Jackson Pollack

Yesterday, January 28th, was the birthday of  abstract expressionist painter Jackson Pollack (1912-1956).

You can celebrate, too. Go to Be Jackson Pollack (be sure to move and click… 97 more words

The right message, or influence

“There is an alchemy of delivering the right message to the right person”, Maurice Levy (CEO of Publicis) suggested in his recent Bloomberg interview about Business Innovation. 825 more words


Cinema Review - Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

Director Lisa Immordino Vreeland takes a look back at the life of Peggy Guggenheim; daughter of the Guggenheim empire and self confessed enfant terrible who began her own art collection after meeting, and becoming romantically involved with, some of the greatest artists of the 20th century. 299 more words


Realism AND Abstraction

Andrew Wyeth said, “If you can combine realism and abstraction, you’ve got something terrific.”  He did just that.  “Spring Fed” is a depiction of squares upon squares inside squares.   142 more words


Tinkerbell flying: Amélie Poirier, Montreal artist and brave heart.

“I lay out all my paints and select which colors I will work with that day. I go by instinct. If it doesn’t work then I say, today is not for painting…I will go to a museum, I will go for a walk. 555 more words


'Action Paint' Cookies

Fun Fact: I have worked as a camp counselor. More specifically with arts & crafts.

One of my favorite lessons to work with is on ‘Action Paint’, like the work of Jackson Pollack. 731 more words