Paul Jenkins Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Paul Jenkins (William Paul Jenkins)

Last Updated: 11 Jul, 2023 | Views: 217

Age: 88

Profession: Painter

Famous For: Rainbow Bleed, Phenomena Lands End

Higher Education: Art Students League of New York

Paul Jenkins Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
12 Jul, 1923 (88 Years 10 Months 28 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province

Birth District
Kansas City

Birth Sign


Died on
09 Jun, 2012

Paul Jenkins Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Paul Jenkins, a well-known American painter, was renowned for his use of supple colour and light. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1923, and he started his creative education there. In the 1950s, Jenkins' career as a painter got underway, and he quickly became connected to the abstract expressionist movement. He used a range of mediums, such as acrylic, oil paint, and plastic, and was renowned for using poured paint to produce expansive, flowing canvases. He is regarded as one of the founding fathers of abstract painting in the United States and was a member of the Abstract Expressionist movement.

Paul Jenkins Sculptures:

Jenkins used materials including wire, cloth, and paint to make sculptures, and these pieces frequently featured characteristics of fluidity and movement. His "Window" (1963), a hanging wire and fabric piece, and "Horizontal Sweep," a sizable painted aluminium sculpture, are two of his most well-known works of sculpture. Jenkins' sculptures have characteristics with his paintings, such as the use of brilliant colours and organic shapes.

Paul Jenkins Artwork:

His works are renowned for their supple, flowing forms and the way in which he employs light and colour to convey a sense of motion. Jenkins frequently uses pouring paint and other expressive techniques on large canvases in his artwork. He also worked as a sculptor, producing three-dimensional pieces out of materials like marble, bronze, and aluminium. Jenkins' work is highly prized and is represented in important private and governmental collections worldwide. 

Paul Jenkins Recognition:

Jenkins is regarded as one of the most prominent abstract painters of the 20th century and is known for his dreamy, ethereal paintings. He carried on painting till his passing in 2012.

Paul Jenkins Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 1.80 cm
In Meters 1.80 m
In feet & Inches 5'11"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 75 Kg
In Pounds 165 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Paul Jenkins Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Mother's Name
Nadyne Herrick

Alice Baber

Hilarie Jenkins

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