Learned from the expressionists in Provincetown before moving to Seattle. Working in papier-mache, collage and mixed media, I am inspired by the Dadaists of the early twentieth century and by folk artists such as Peter Schumann of Bread & Puppet Theater.

 

Profile in the Stranger

University of Washington Visual Form Essay

Internet Movie Database (IMDB)

 

resume

 

gwortzel@gmail.com

instagram: @airbearspecialsauce

 

artwork copyright Gary Wortzel

portraits of the artist by Nora Daniel