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David Park

Why This Presbyterian Signed an Open Letter From the Asian American Community to the Evangelical Church

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 12.15.2013 | Religion
Bruce Reyes-Chow

Church is a funny thing. An ever cyclical journey of division, reunion, amazement, disappointment, joy, despair, hope and love -- it's the place that I call home.

Thomas Williams: Bringing Bay Area Art to London

John Seed | Posted 08.08.2013 | Arts
John Seed

London-based art dealer Thomas Williams has managed to pull of quite a coup. He has orchestrated Britain's first ever group exhibition of postwar San Francisco Bay Area art: "The Bay Area School: Californian Artists from the 1940s, 1950s & 1960s."

Legacy in Continuum: Bay Area Figuration

John Seed | Posted 05.27.2012 | San Francisco
John Seed

Legacy in Continuum: Bay Area Figuration honors and celebrates a way of thinking about painting that continues to touch a new generation of artists.

'David Park: A Painter's Life'

John Seed | Posted 04.29.2012 | Arts
John Seed

David Park: A Painter's Life is the first full biography of a postwar California artist. Boas' book also seems to signal an increasing enthusiasm for American postwar representational art. It's about time.

Made in L.A.: This Artweek.LA (October 10-16, 2011)

Bill Bush | Posted 12.11.2011 | Arts
Bill Bush

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Edith Park Truesdell: David Park's Mentor and Ally

John Seed | Posted 07.28.2011 | Arts
John Seed

Edith Truesdell was an accomplished artist whose art and presence affected the course of her nephew's development profoundly. Truesdell and Park were kindred spirits, and the shared qualities of their art emanated from deep familial and artistic connections.

Hassel Smith: The Painter of Persistent Challenges (1915-2007)

John Seed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
John Seed

Smith's work had a powerful impact on the young Ferus artists, particularly John Altoon. And now, "Hassel Smith: Upending Orthodoxy," is showing at Sullivan Goss in Santa Barbara.

A David Park Drawing: A Gift

John Seed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
John Seed

There was a time that works by David Park were given as gifts, sent in rumpled manila envelopes or wrapped in brown paper, tied in string. In years since, original works by Park have sold for $2.7 million.

David Park, New York Teacher, Enters Stranger's Home And Is Shot Dead

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

AMHERST, N.Y. — Investigators in Buffalo, N.Y., are awaiting toxicology test results that might give them clues as to why a school teacher walke...

Artist Angela Dufresne On Recreating History

Kimberly Brooks | Posted 02.15.2012 | Arts
Kimberly Brooks

Angela Dufresne, The Bruno S Island Acting School and the S House, Paris, France, 2006, oil on canvas, 66 by 108 inches. Courtesy of the artist and M...