before and behind, so important in a more traditional art. But, after 1947 is when Pollock's most recognizable abstract works would be produced. But what do we do now? Pollock's artistic journey began at the Manual Arts School in Los Angeles, California where he joined two of his brothers. Strokes, smears, lines, dots, etc. At any rate, for now, we may consider that, except for rare instances, Western art tends to need many more indirections in achieving itself, placing more or less equal emphasis upon things and the relations between them.
One can become entangled in the web to some extent, and by moving in and out of the skein of lines and splashings, can experience a kind of spatial extension. Yet we must not confuse these with the hundreds of large paintings done in the Renaissance. On the occasion of a Kaprow exhibition at Hauser Wirth gallery in New York, the artists essay follows in full ex Greenberger. And the connection, rather than being climactic, was, in a way, inglorious. And those of us still resistant to this truth would end russell baker on becoming a writer essay the same way, hardly at the top. Allan Kaprow, Tobacco King, 1956, oil, fabric collage and paper collage on panel. One is to continue in this vein. To say that he discovered things like marks, gestures, paint, colors, hardness, softness, flowing, stopping, space, the world, life, deathis to sound either nave or stupid.