Friday, March 12, 2010

A Jackson Pollock for 44 cents? New stamps celebrate the work of America's Abstract Expressionists

Don't be surprised if you see a lot of artsy types in line at the post office on Thursday. The U.S. Postal Service is issuing a set of 10 commemorative stamps featuring the work of Abstract Expressionists such as Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning and Mark Rothko.

"The individual stamps are gorgeous, but they also are presented together in a pane that is conceived as a work of art itself," a Postal Service spokesman told Culture Monster. "The stamps are . . .

Full story at: LA Times