Francis Picabia - Dadaïsme - “If you want to have clean ideas, change them as often as your shirt.” - Francis Picabia was a French painter, poet, and typographist, associated with both the Dada and Surrealist art movements.
Paul Jackson Pollock 1/28/1912 – 8/11/1956 known as Jackson Pollock was an influential American painter & major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. Known for his uniquely defined style of drip painting. He enjoyed considerable fame & notoriety. Regarded as a mostly reclusive artist with a volatile personality & struggled with alcoholism. In 1945 married artist Lee Krasner who became an important influence on his career & on his legacy.
Jean Frédéric Bazille / He was a French Impressionist painter. Many of Bazille's major works are examples of figure painting in which Bazille placed the subject figure within a landscape painted en plein air.