National Gallery of Art in DC – PART 2 of 3 Updated on April 6, 2014 By Photo Guy 2 Comments This is part 2 of 3 of our trip to the National Gallery of Art in DC. This is probably my favorite part because this picks up when we first entered the conte… More National Gallery Articles By Photo Guy 2 Comments yazazen April 6, 2014 @monstrmac1 yeah, definitely check it out next time you’re there. you’re not alone with your feelings about Pollock. I grew up with a bias towards realism and always spoke negatively about abstract or impressionistic art, including Pollock. Something switched in my thinking after seeing Pollock in person last year. I started to see the value of things that don’t necessarily have a high level of intention or form I suppose. Different folks, different strokes. monstrmac1 April 6, 2014 I’ve always avoided this museum in DC. I have been to most all of the Smithsonian museums but I know literally nothing about art and that fear of the unknown has kept me away. But after seeing this stuff I may check it out next time I’m there. I’m not sure I will ever understand the allure of Jackson Pollock’s work though. That’s not a knock on him but on me. Comments are closed.