Pollock’s Alchemy (1947) by Hosho McCreesh

Jackson Pollock | Alchemy 1947
Jackson Pollock | Alchemy 1947 | The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, 1976

Pollock’s Alchemy (1947)

What a cruel bitch, a
ferocious cunt, this painting.
Lines, and dabs, and swirls —
even he doesn’t know what
he’s doing…just that he’s
gripped by an unnamed pain,
that sacrilegious, horrific, beautiful pain.

Unpublished poem from the Precis of Genius project with Pig Ear Press.

Precis of Genius project with Pig Ear Press.

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