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more photos of our hero....
|early 1980s sometime||
About 1974. Taken in Marquette, Mich. my home town where I
Interior shot of house at 2424c N. Dousman, Milwaukee... where
I lived when I dropped out of art school & went into more
or less seclusion, to paint, draw, & begin to study music,
philosophy... being. To the left is a lost painting, an interior,
a bed.... to the right one of the smaller paintings I was doing
in those years - interiors, cityscapes etc; Wish I could pan
left, get a better look at that painting, & the others, zoom
in, pan, walk thru the 4-room flat, $45 a month. Friends lived
upstairs for $25 cuz the roof leaked. Yolanda Saldana (Ferguson)
in the far room.
Below: 1966, my first year of art school, the bare beginnings of my maturation... many an awkward moment, many a false start, much groping to come.