There is an element of performance in Pollock’s drip paintings.
What is INCORRECT about Jackson Pollock?
A. He is from Cody, Wyoming, a town known for its cowboy heritage.
B. He was the creator of readymade art.
C. His work is classified as abstract expressionism.
D. His drip paintings were made on the floor.
What is the name of the artist who showed a commercial urinal at an art exhibition?
(The spelling must be exactly correct for credit.)
What was the point of readymade artwork?
A. By using mass produced objects as art, the artist removes personality and originality from the artwork.
B. By hand-crafting the artwork, the artist creates unique works of art.
C. By using using mass produced items, the artist is criticizing consumerism.
D. By hand-crafting the artwork, the artist is criticizing commercialism.
The Fountain (1917) created a sensation in the art world because it was a direct challenge to the idea of the artist as a creator of fine objects or artworks.