Hand Cut Metal Rooster Weather Vane just posted to www.outsiderfolkart.com

Rooster Weather Vane | Pennsylvania | 35" w x 25" h| hand cut and braced | 20th C | old red paint over green

Check out this post from the blog It’s About Time: Saturday, July 31, 2010 Purvis Young at the Miami Art Museum

Check out this post from the blog It’s About Time:
Saturday, July 31, 2010

Purvis Young at the Miami Art Museum
“Some say he is too prolific, but that’s like saying birds fly too much or that Shakespeare wrote too much,” former Miami Commissioner Joe Sánchez from the Miami Herald.

Purvis Young, Capsize, (Davy Jones Locker). Collection Miami Art MuseumMIAMI, FL.-
Yesterday the Miami Art Museum opened a new exhibition in the Focus Gallery section of its Permanent Collection installation, dedicated to works by the late Purvis Young. Focus Gallery: Purvis Young (July 30 – November 7, 2010) features a selection of Young’s paintings from the museum’s permanent collection that span the career of the celebrated, self-taught Miami painter who passed away in April of this year at the age of 67….
The blog goes on to post some images of paintings and biographical information about Purvis Young, noting that he is often mis-labeled as an Outsider Artist.