Nicknamed “Jack the Dripper” for his technique of dripping paint over a canvas on the floor, Jackson Pollock
is one of the most celebrated American artists in history. Born in 1912, Pollock had a reputation as an alcoholic, a recluse, and a pioneer of abstract expressionist art. Saturday marks the 100th anniversary of his birth. See if you can guess which of these statements about Pollock are fact, and which are fiction.