Frank Turek

142 High Street, Portland, ME 04101

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About the Artist

Frank Turek is an acclaimed American master in the medium of box assemblage art. Inspired by late 19th century optical devices such as kinetiscopes, heliotropes, dioramas and peep shows combined with a devoted interest in the dada and surrealists'' use of collage and ""found"" objects has provided Turek a wealth of ideas for the contents of his artwork. The assemblages are Turek''s attempt to foster a method towards a visual philosophy, or a visual hermeneutics and in the process providing a micro-theater full of humor, poetry and reflection. Over the past 18 years interest in Frank Turek''s box assemblage work has built an international following. He presently resides and work out of his studio, in Portland, Maine

Category: Artist

Preferred Audiences: Adult

Disciplines: Visual Arts

Contact Information

Frank Turek

142 High Street
Portland  ME  04101 


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