"The Persistence of Pollock" exhibition runs from May 3 to July 28. Bobbi Coller, Ph.D. and Helen A. Harrison co-currated the exhibit, consisted of 13 works in a variety of media that reflect Pollock's impact and relevance for contemporary artists. Janine Antoni, Robert Arneson, Lynda Benglis, Mike Bidlo, Arnold Chang, François Fiedler, Joe Fig, Red Grooms, Ray Johnson, Vik Muniz, Alfonso Ossorio, Norman Rockwell, and Lee Ufan are featured.
A reception and gallery talk will be held on July 8. Admission is free.
For hours for the talk, visit www.pkhouse.org.
Other events include:
- Appropriation artist Mike Bidlo will present "Bidlo Paints a Pollock," a performance at the Pollock-Krasner House, on Sunday, July 15 at 5 p.m. Admission $5 / members free
- A lecture and demonstration of Chinese brush painting by Arnold Chang will be presented at The Fireplace Project, a contemporary gallery near the Pollock-Krasner House, on Sunday, July 29 from 5 – 6 p.m. Admission $5 / members free