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Jackson Pollock, Life Magazine

I just received an original copy of Life Magazine from August 8th, 1949 featuring Jackson Pollock in the article “Is he the greatest living painter in the United States?”  Happy days!

Arts

Cod Cakes in Tomato Sauce

Here is a fish cake recipe popular by Syrian Jews according to Ottolenghi’s Jerusalem .

With their sweet and slightly sharp sauce these fish cakes manage to capture much of their spirit of Sephardi food.

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All The Recipes Jumbled Up!

366 Poems: April 22nd, 2016

Art

Just call me a work of art

as I am pressed

preened

painted

posed

and pulled into the spotlight.

Squeeze me like a paint tube… 143 more words

Poetry

Cradle Community Center

Case Study

This two-story sturcture is located adjacent to a park. The structure features a compact two-story central multipurpose room which serves as a game room and lounge area. 499 more words

Design

Rick Garcia: Prototype of things to come

Experimental collage of various pieces assembled to create a final look. 

Acrylic

Beginning Painting

“Painting is self-discovery. Every artist paints what he is.”

Jackson Pollock

Pollock was right; life influences art in significant ways. The literal sense of this quote is also true, though, in art classes where you’re assigned to create a self portrait.

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Poetry - Mark Doty - To Jackson Pollock

To Jackson Pollock
Mark Doty

Last night somebody murdered a young tree on Seventh Avenue
between 18th and 19th—only two in that block,
and just days ago we’d taken refreshment in the crisp and particular shade… 292 more words

Poetry