Despite the diagnosis, Rocky Barstad is determined to continue making art for as long as he can
Produced by Lisa Taylor
His once strong, precise hands don't glide as easily over his paintings and sculptures as they used to. Because of Parkinson's disease, Rocky Barstad was forced to have one final sale that ran from Nov. 23 to 25 before he closed the door to his beloved "Two Feathers" art gallery for good.
- By Lisa Taylor
Mark Lawes on why space is an issue for artistsProduced by Roxana Secara
In 2005, Mark Lawes the current Artistic Director for The Grand Theatre, was kicked out of the Jubilee's basement as it was getting renovated. Lawes and his theatre group were going through what many artists do on a day-to-day basis: A struggle for public space.
- By Nicole Butz