David Byrd – a treasure trove of art

Wish I had been in Seattle for the show of David Byrd's paintings -- he is an amazing artist who has been laboring for decades without showing his work, just recording the world around him.  Seattle's PBS program, Art Zone, has a link to a 10-mn video about him which is well worth watching -- … Continue reading David Byrd – a treasure trove of art

between mental and physical realities

This is a fascinating glimpse into an artist, mostly self-taught, who recorded the world around him year after year after year.  David Byrd's  home is full of canvases that were seen 'publicly' for the first time by Andrea Hull's camera and in a show a neighbor and fellow artist, Jody Isaacson, helped bring about.  What particularly … Continue reading between mental and physical realities