Jackson Pollock: Artist or Physicist?

Does Pollock's art offer a gateway into science?
PhysOrg reports that scientists are marvelling at American painter Jackson Pollock's distinctive style (link via Three Quarks Daily): 'A quantitative analysis of Pollock's streams, drips, and coils, by Harvard mathematician L. Mahadevan and collaborators at Boston College, reveals [...] that the artist had to be slow—he had to be deliberate—to exploit fluid dynamics in the way that he did.' [Read More]