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Pollock's Transformed "Mural" Begins European Tour

This weekend, one of Iowa's most famous paintings begins a European tour after having a facelift of sorts. Jackson Pollock's "Mural" spent a few years at Davenport's Figge Art Museum due to a flood in Iowa City.

Later it was was shipped to the Getty Museum in Los Angeles for conservation. And "Mural" did not disappoint, giving the art world a rare glimpse into Pollock's art before he began pouring, dripping, and flinging paint onto canvas.

On today's WVIK News Focus, Michelle O'Neill reports.
"Pollock's 'Mural': Energy Made Visible" opens on Saturday, April 25th, 2015 at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice. 

Officially, Michelle's title is WVIK News Editor which really just means she wears many hats, doing everything there is to do in the newsroom and around the radio station. She's a multimedia journalist and serves as Assignment Editor, reporter, radio news producer, copy editor, announcer, news anchor/host, and photographer. She also writes and produces content for WVIK.org and social media and trains interns.
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