Don Van Vliet, better known by his stage name Captain Beefheart, was an American musician, sculptor, and painter.Born on January 15, 1941 in Glendale, CA, Van Vliet was considered a child prodigy in sculpture by his teachers but was discouraged from pursuing art by his parents.
Don Van Vliet, also known as avant-garde musician Captain Beefheart of Captain Beefheart and The Magic Band, considered himself foremost as a painter and sculptor. He had his first exhibition at Liverpool’s Bluecoat Gallery while he was touring the UK in 1972, and many of his albums feature original work by the artist.
Home Country: Glendale, California
It was Don Van Vliet’s visual art which initially inspired me to set up this website in 1998. My interest in Captain Beefheart’s music had drawn me to his 1994 Stand Up To Be Discontinued exhibition in Brighton which made an immediate and lasting impression on me.
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Don Van Vliet, more widely known by his pseudonym Captain Beefheart, retired from music in 1982 and devoted his life to painting. Asked why he didn’t go to his own openings, he said “If I’m somewhere else, I’d rather be painting.
Don van Vliet has had several gallery and museum exhibitions, including at the Blum & Poe, Los Angeles and at the Michael Werner, New York. Several works by the artist have been sold at auction, including ‘Zebra Bees’ sold at Van Ham Fine Art Auctions ‘Modern and Contemporary Art…
NEW YORK—Over the past 20 years, interest has grown slowly but steadily in the work of Don Van Vliet, a seasoned artist sometimes known as the musical innovator Captain Beefheart.
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Don Van Vliet (/ v æ n ˈ v l iː t /, born Don Glen Vliet; January 15, 1941 – December 17, 2010), best known by the stage name Captain Beefheart, was an American singer, …
Paintings and Poems 2007 – Michael Werner Gallery and Anton Kern Gallery, New York New Work exhibition 1998 Knoedler & Company, New York Paintings from the Eighties 2001 Michael Werner Gallery, New York
Stand up to Be Discontinued: The Art of Don van Vliet [Don Van Vliet] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rare 1st Trade Edition. Printed in Germany (11/93). Viewed once. Original dust jacket with negligible wear. This edition was published without a CD*. However
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Don (Captain Beefheart) Van Vliet was active/lived in California, New York. Don Van Vliet is known for abstract form painting.