French artist Gilbert Legrand turns everyday objects into cute, humorous characters. Through his creative use of each tool's natural shape and his talented painting, the pieces take on lifelike qualities and make you almost forget their original purpose.
Malcolm T. Liepke, American painter, was born and raised in Minneapolis. As a student he hungered for 'classical' training rather than the 'conceptual' ideas being taught. In a bold move, he left the Art Center College in Los Angeles and went to New York.