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Eric Beltz

Who

Eric Beltz

When

Tuesday, September 24 at 6:30 pm

Where

Visual Arts Complex 1B20, CU-Boulder
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Playfully macabre and fiercely humorous, Eric Beltz’s hypnotically detailed drawings recast stories and characters from colonial American history in a grayscale psychedelia. His current series “American Visions” combines quotes from the Old Testament, Revolutionary era texts, the Egyptian Book of the Dead, Medieval herbals as well as other sources with narrative imagery to present historical data as mystical origin myth. Beltz is represented by Acuña-Hansen Gallery in Los Angeles, CA.

He received his MFA in 2004 from UC Santa Barbara. He has exhibited in the Museum of Art and Design in NY, Morgan Lehman Gallery in NY, Texas Contemporary in Houston TX.

This event is part of the Visiting Artist Program

We would like to thank our students for making this program possible with funding from Art and Art History Student Activities Fees.

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