It’s not often we get a glimpse into the personal side of artists pre-instagram, facebook, twitter and twatter… New from Assouline is Dinner with Jackson Pollock: Recipes, Art & Nature by Robyn Lea. A collection of recipes, interviews with friends and family, and beautiful photography, this book adds a new dimension to the complex character who was Jackson Pollock.
Jackson Pollock shot to fame and fortune when he least expected it. He struggled, he drank, he painted, he womanized… but who knew he was a baker (pies and breads!) and kept meticulous hand-written recipe notes? Half a century later, we’re still intrigued…
Dinner with Jackson Pollock: Recipes, Art & Nature
by Robyn Lea
available April 2015