Oregon Art Beat

John Simpkins, painting in solitude | K-12

Season 1 Episode 15 | 8m 41s | Video has closed captioning.

We travel to Oregon's Alvord Desert to take in the vast and serene world of painter John Simpkins. The only resident of the ghost town of Andrews, Oregon, John explores and communes with the dramatic landscape that informs his art. He translates the unseen into works of extraordinary vision and spiritual depth.

Aired: 06/01/16

Rating: NR

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Oregon Art Beat is a local public television program presented by OPB.