This slide show features three of the biggest players in Abstract Expressionism: Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning and Mark Rothko. There are many slides of good quality work, including basic info on each artist.
What makes this 18-slide PowerPoint such a GREAT learning tool is the philosophical approach to this art form: Is it considered good art? Is it even art altogether? Students can create or write about their opinions of this art form and generate wonderful discussions! Show them this PowerPoint and see how they react!