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From Idaho to the Smithsonian, the Journey of James Castle
In 1899, in the remote Idahoan village of Garden Valley, James Castle was born completely deaf. For the rest of his life, he couldn’t hear, speak, read, or write. Our only glimpses into his mind are the drawings and collages he created using scavenged paper and soot mixed with his own spit.
From the day in 1899 when he was born, James Castle (1899-1977) was completely deaf. Though he went to school when he was young, he apparently never learned how to read, write, or use sign language, though it's disputed whether he was unable to learn language or just refused to use it. He was never taught about art, either, but that didn't stop him from creating it. Using found materials such as scraps of paper from packaging or mail, and ink made out of soot from the wood-burning stove…
James Castle | « Mais quelle est donc cette douceur, cette terrible douceur? » (1)
James Castle (1899-1977) dessina toute sa vie sur des cartons gris d’emballages et sur des enveloppes de récupération; sourd et muet, né dans une ferme au fond de l’Idaho, il n’en bouge guère et, totalement isolé, il se crée un monde opaque à partir de son environnement immédiat, situé quelque part dans un angle mort […]
With found and improvised household materials, James Castle (1899-1977) assembled an enormous variety of small cardboard figures. He kept dozens on display on the walls of the shed where he worked. The squat, flattened figures also occasionally found their way as living presences into drawings set outdoors, where their status is more mysterious. Castle's work speaks for itself in a literal way that applies to few other artists. All his life he had either refused or been unable to learn any…
James Castle at The Douglas Hyde
A retrospect of the elusive James Castle (1899-1977). This American artist had a strange upbringing, with no education and unable to hear, write, read or sign, his work became the foremost way for …
172: James Castle. Untitled (Red Coat). - Nov 07, 2009 | Slotin Folk Art in GA
James Castle (1900-1977). Pigment on paperboard, the back of a Janet Lee's ice cream box. Image is 5" w x 7" h. Archi... on Nov 07, 2009
JAMES CASTLE: PORTRAIT OF AN ARTIST - Official Trailer
http://firstrunfeatures.com/jamescastledvd.html Born deaf in 1899 in rural Idaho, James Castle mined the local landscape and his own deeply private world to ...
David Adamo / James Castle - Exhibitions
Peter Freeman, Inc. was founded in 1990 and specializes in important paintings, sculptures, and drawings of the 19th and 20th centuries, with a particular emphasis on early Pop and Minimal works. The gallery is also deeply involved with contemporary art, representing artists including Mel Bochner, Catherine Murphy, Thomas Schütte and Franz Erhard Walther, as well as several important estates including Mangelos and Charlotte Posenenske. We present at least five exhibitions each year of both…
Fleisher/Ollman Gallery » Artists
Fleisher/Ollman is a Philadelphia art gallery featuring work by contemporary artists working both inside and outside of the mainstream, as well as 20th century self-taught masters.