Conservation of Jackson Pollock’s Mural

Conservation of Jackson Pollock’s Mural

Our challenge in conservation is always to keep in mind the artist’s intent. What did Pollock intend? What did he want us to see? How did he want his painting presented? [LAURA RIVERS] By the time the painting arrived at the University of Iowa in…

Paint Analysis of Jackson Pollock’s Mural

(modern music) – One of the sort of standard approaches to analyzing artists’ paint is to take a tiny sample so that we reveal the layers in their sequence of application from the ground up through the various layers to the varnish. So we see…

Why these all-white paintings are in museums and mine aren’t