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4:16 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Chuck Close Reflects On Learning School Lessons Through Art

Originally published on Tue April 16, 2013 4:46 pm

One of the superstar artists connected with the Turnaround Arts Initiative is painter Chuck Close. He says that when he was growing up, he had some teachers who had enough flexibility to allow him to paint a mural about Lewis and Clark, even though he would not do well on a test about it.