View Full Version : Escape from Pollock with Color Fields

12-29-2011, 06:52 PM
Helen Frankenthaler has died. It seems odd that Pollock's expressionism is still so powerful that Frankenthaler's work is sometimes seen as valuable as an escape from Pollock.


Alessandra Kelley
12-29-2011, 07:32 PM
Glad to see her passing noted.

12-29-2011, 09:51 PM
Glad to see her passing noted.

I always liked her work. I'm trying to like Pollock, but it isn't easy, though I can now see why he had such a stupendous impact.

The recent book on De Kooning was helpful.


Oh and I'm reading some Motherwell.