Jackson Pollock, 'Yellow Islands' 1952

Jackson Pollock
Yellow Islands 1952
Oil on canvas
support: 1435 x 1854 mm frame: 1462 x 1945 x 41 mm
Presented by the Friends of the Tate Gallery (purchased out of funds provided by Mr and Mrs H.J. Heinz II and H.J. Heinz Co. Ltd) 1961
© The Pollock-Krasner Foundation ARS, NY and DACS, London 2014

Tate staff and volunteers share their personal response to favourite works of art. The talk meets in front of the artwork.

Tate is proud to support Black History Month this year by organising a series of ten minute talks that celebrate and explore diversity through art.  These talks are sponsored by Tate’s Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic staff network (BAME).

Friday 3 and Friday 10 October 2014
Saloua Raouda Choucair, Poem Wall ,1963–65

Friday 17, Saturday 25 and Friday 31 October 2014
Wifredo Lam, Ibaye, 1950

Friday 24 October 2014
Subodh Gupta, Everyday, 2009

Please refer to gallery signage or speak to a member of staff to confirm location.