Jackson Pollock: What is a Classic?

Wednesday, January 19, 2022
No charge for Four Arts members

with David Anfam, Ph.D.

Jackson Pollock is widely considered to be the greatest American painter of the 20th century. Curator, writer, and critic Dr. David Anfam is a leading authority on modern American art. His books include Mark Rothko: The Works on Canvas (1998; sixth printing 2019), and Lynda Benglis: In The Realm of the Senses (2020). Anfam has written more than 70 exhibition catalogs on artists ranging from Edward Kienholz to Howard Hodgkin and Wayne Thiebaud. In 2016-17 he curated the exhibition Abstract Expressionism at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, the largest survey of its kind ever held in Europe.


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