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Paul Jenkins

 (1923 - 2012)
Paul Jenkins was active/lived in New York, Kansas, Missouri / France.  Paul Jenkins is known for Abstract Expressionist painting.

Paul Jenkins

Following is The New York Times obituary of the artist:

Published: June 17, 2012

Paul Jenkins, a colorful Abstract Expressionist who came of age during the heyday of the New York School and for several decades carried on its highly physical tradition of manipulating paint and canvas, died on June 9 in Manhattan, where he lived and had continued to paint until recently. He was 88.

He died after a short illness, said his wife, Suzanne.

In the late 1940s, joining a wave of aspiring painters moving to New York, Mr. Jenkins used the G.I. Bill to study at the Art Students League and soon met Jackson Pollock and befriended Mark Rothko.

Early on he adopted a tactile, chance-driven me  ...  Displaying 750 of 11081 characters.

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About  Paul Jenkins

Born:  1923 - Kansas City, Missouri
Died:   2012 - Manhattan, New York
Known for:  Abstract Expressionist painting