Abstract Expressionism and the CIA


Jackson Pollock Painting

 

Stories of Interest: Abstract Expressionism and the CIA. Read these and let me know what you think. . .

http://www.openculture.com/2013/04/how_the_cia_turned_american_abstract_expressionism_into_cold_war_propaganda.htmlhttp://www.openculture.com/2013/04/how_the_cia_turned_american_abstract_expressionism_into_cold_war_propaganda.html

 

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/modern-art-was-cia-weapon-1578808.htmlhttp://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/modern-art-was-cia-weapon-1578808.html

 
Arshile Gorky, The Liver is the Cock’s Comb (1944), oil on canvas, 731⁄4 × 98″ (186 × 249 cm) Albright–Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York.

 

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