Captain Beefheart Gaining International Acclaim – for Painting by John Rogers

A long time ago, in an artistic dimension somewhere in another galaxy called the 1960s, there emerged an unlikely musical hero, name of Captain Beefheart. AtRead More

Don Van Vliet at Galerie Michael Werner on 5th May, 1985 by Carl Berger

Don Van Vliet at Galerie Michael Werner on 5th May, 1985 by Carl Berger

Ahm gonna tell you the story of how I came to meet Don Van Vliet. Well, to be honest, I stood in front of him, yes,Read More

Don Van Vliet at Michael Werner by Jutta Koether

Last year Captain Beefheart, one of the few musicians left on earth who doesn’t just deserve the label unique but actually embodies uniqueness, made his firstRead More

Exhibition in LA: Works On Paper

Exhibition in LA: Works On Paper

An exhibition entitled ‘Don Van Vliet Works On Paper‘ runs 27 October 2007 – 1 December 2007 at David Kordansky Gallery in Los Angeles. The exhibitionRead More

Look At My Beef Art: Works On Paper By Don Van Vliet

See original article Look At My Beef Art: Works On Paper By Don Van Vliet Adam Lehrer An exhibition at Michael Werner’s New York gallery looksRead More

Static Struggle and Transcendence – Don Van Vliet’s Universe by Pamela Popeson

Static Struggle and Transcendence – Don Van Vliet’s Universe by Pamela Popeson

Don Van Vliet; poet, musician, composer, anti-rockstar, aka the legendary Captain Beefheart, has been off in the wilderness making pictures since the early seventies. Exhibiting hisRead More

Yeah, I’m happy. Happy as a clam by Dave Dimartino

Yeah, I’m happy. Happy as a clam by Dave Dimartino

He is alive. A recluse. Painting in seclusion up near the Oregon border. There have been weird signals through the ether since he stopped making musicRead More

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