Risk Rap

Rapping About a World at Risk

Painting In Thin Air

Today marks the anniversary of abstract expressionist painter Paul Jackson Pollock’s birth. He made significant contributions to modern art. Pollock’s was one of the many creative voices expressed by advant garde artists in post WWII America. The poetry of the Beats, Be Bop and later the Free Jazz movements drew inspiration and influenced each other in an explosion of creative fervor.

You Tube Video: Thelonious Monk, Evidence

risk: creativity, advant garde

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January 28, 2009 Posted by | art, culture, jazz | , , , , | Leave a comment