Artist Paul Laffoley named Guggenheim Fellow

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8 Responses to “Artist Paul Laffoley named Guggenheim Fellow”

  1. minTphresh says:

    one of my favorite living american artists! his work just boggles the mind. congrats, paul! bigtime.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Great news for a great artist

  3. Nalepa says:

    Yes!!!

    Paul is one of our greatest living artistic treasures, it is so wonderful to see him getting the recognition he truly deserves.

    Congratulations Paul!

  4. Rooney says:

    Wow, great stuff. I’d never heard of him until now.

  5. Halloween Jack says:

    That Macarthur genius grant is next!

  6. Anonymous says:

    The museum I work at exhibited him in a show a few years ago, his work is even better in person when you can get a sense of the scale he works in. Congrats Paul!

  7. Anonymous says:

    Laffolley’s work reminds me of another visionary that came before him, Walter Russell. I’ve always wondered if Laffolley’s style was partially inspired by Russell’s scientific drawings:

    http://www.philosophy.org/index.php?option=com_zoom&Itemid=77&catid=3

    Most of these were completed in the 1920′s.

  8. Anonymous says:

    Paul is Nikola Tesla, reincarnated!

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