Fractal analysis of Pollock's drip paintings

  title={Fractal analysis of Pollock's drip paintings},
  author={Richard P. Taylor and Adam P. Micolich and David Jonas},
Scientific objectivity proves to be an essential tool for determining the fundamental content of the abstract paintings produced by Jackson Pollock in the late 1940s. Pollock dripped paint from a can onto vast canvases rolled out across the floor of his barn. Although this unorthodox technique has been recognized as a crucial advancement in the evolution of modern art, the precise quality and significance of the patterns created are controversial. Here we describe an analysis of Pollock's… 

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