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"I think that warmth and playfulness are present in David’s work and in my work, and that both of us are inviting you into intimate magical worlds that we have created for you to enjoy." Olympia Stone: How long have you been playing music?Bill Noertker: I've been playing the bass since 1974, when I…
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James Grashow's woodcuts' exhibit and a large-scale cardboard "Fish Parade" in Norwalk, CT The Center for Contemporary announces the opening of its next exhibition: "James Grashow: The Prince of Prints" that will be on display September 10 through December 10, 2016 with an Opening Reception on Satu…
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Curious Worlds: The Art & Imagination of David Beck ***(2015) 68 min. DVD: $299. DRA. Floating Stone Productions (dist. by Alexander Street Press, www.academicvideostore.com) Although Indiana-born artist David Beck also produces paintings and drawings, his specialty is elaborate contraptions th…
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"Water" 7 1/4" x 3" x 2 3/4". Carved Boxwood. Asked to describe this recent piece, here's the humorous, quintessential-David Beck comment: "By turning the crank the two Angler Fish alternately open and close their mouths. I am thinking of it as part of a series. I'm currently working on "Earth" (A…
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by John Yau, Jan 31, 2016 Absurdity and loneliness embrace each other in David Beck’s diminutive, meticulously detailed dioramas. A large selection of them is included in an eye-opening exhibition, David Beck: Alligator Maintenance and Other Esoterica at Allan Stone Projects (January 12–February 20…
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