Michael Cheval and His "Absurd" Artwork


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By Behind the Artist with Park West Gallery and Morris Shapiro. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
A contemporary artist known for his “Absurdist” paintings, drawings, and portraits, Michael Cheval joins us as this week’s guest on the “Behind the Artist” podcast. Cheval sat down with Morris Shapiro to discuss his youth in the former Soviet Union, his father’s pressure upon him to excel as a painter, his first museum show at the young age of 24, and much more. Enjoy this candid conversation! You can also watch Park West's artists in action at https://m.youtube.com/user/ParkWestGallery

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