Do You Know About Jackson Pollock (1912-1956)?

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What do You Know About Jackson Pollock (1912-1956)?


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  • 1. 
    In 1956, "Time" magazine called Jackson Pollock "Jack" the what?
    • A. 

      Ripper

    • B. 

      Drinker

    • C. 

      Dripper

    • D. 

      Rapper

  • 2. 
    Jackson Pollock's works did not show actual objects as they appeared, meaning they were what?
    • A. 

      Abstract

    • B. 

      Colorful

    • C. 

      Large

    • D. 

      Realistic

  • 3. 
    1947 was the first time that Jackson Pollock is known to have used what painting technique?
    • A. 

      Melted-Crayon Stamping

    • B. 

      Foot Painting

    • C. 

      Paint Dripping

    • D. 

      Sleep Painting

  • 4. 
    Jackson Pollock did not use brushes on his canvases, preferring to use what?
    • A. 

      Crayons

    • B. 

      Sticks

    • C. 

      Scissors

    • D. 

      Pens

  • 5. 
    A critic once said to Jackson Pollock that his work had no beginning and no what?
    • A. 

      End

    • B. 

      Start

    • C. 

      Edge

    • D. 

      Shape

  • 6. 
    During the Great Depression, Jackson Pollock made money painting easels for whom?
    • A. 

      The US Government

    • B. 

      The Pope

    • C. 

      No One

    • D. 

      His Son

  • 7. 
    The most Jackson Pollock ever sold a painting for while alive was how much?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      $1 Million

    • C. 

      10000

    • D. 

      1

  • 8. 
    What substances did Jackson Pollock sometimes mix with paint to add texture?
    • A. 

      Coffee And Tea

    • B. 

      Eggs And Bacon

    • C. 

      Glass And Sand

    • D. 

      Water And Soap

  • 9. 
    What was the title Jackson Pollock gave to his first painted mural?
    • A. 

      Mural

    • B. 

      Art

    • C. 

      Jack's Son

    • D. 

      Painting

  • 10. 
    In what way did Jackson Pollock not apply paint to his Action Painting canvases?
    • A. 

      Pouring

    • B. 

      Splashing

    • C. 

      Brushing

    • D. 

      Dripping

  • 11. 
    What are the main colors used in Jackson Pollock's "Lavender Mist"?
    • A. 

      Brown, Green And Orange

    • B. 

      Pink, Yellow, And Silver

    • C. 

      Red, Yellow And Blue

    • D. 

      Purple, Black And White

  • 12. 
    If a painting was going badly, Jackson Pollock did not mind doing what to it?
    • A. 

      Hating It

    • B. 

      Sticking With It

    • C. 

      Giving It Away

    • D. 

      Starting Over

  • 13. 
    Who was Jackson Pollock's first painting teacher?
    • A. 

      Thomas Hart Benton

    • B. 

      Edward Hopper

    • C. 

      Lee Krasner

    • D. 

      Hans Hoffman

  • 14. 
    Jackson Pollock's huge painting "Convergence" is 8 feet tall and how many feet wide?
    • A. 

      Thirteen

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Fifty

    • D. 

      A Hundred

  • 15. 
    Because it let him feel like he was "in the painting" where did Jackson Pollock paint?
    • A. 

      Outside

    • B. 

      On The Floor

    • C. 

      On The Ceiling

    • D. 

      In Bed

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