Chuck Close was born in Monroe, Washington. His father, Leslie Durward Close,
died when he was eleven years old.
Synopsis; Early Life; Paralysis and Perseverance. Cite This Page. Chuck Close is
noted for his highly inventive techniques used to paint the human face.
Artworks and analysis: Chuck Close explored methodical, system-driven portrait
... have suggested real-life parallels to his professional discipline, as though his ...
But that wasn't the only pain Chuck Close had to deal with in his young life. His
father, a sheet metal worker, plumber and on-the-side inventor, was always in ill ...
Home > Man & His Life. Man & His Life. The remarkable career of artist Chuck
Close extends beyond his completed works of art. More than just a painter, ...
Oct 8, 2005 ... When Chuck Close was five years old, his parents asked him what he .... Chuck
Close is one of life's combative optimists, and his creative ...
Chuck Close was born in 1940 in Monroe, Washington and lives and works in
New York City and Long Island. He hashad numerous retrospective exhibitions ...
Jun 12, 2010 ... Chuck Close: Life, a biography of the quadriplegic artist, is too in thrall to its
subject, says Martin Herbert.
Larger Than Life: Dyslexia, paralysis, face blindness—nothing comes between
legendary artist Chuck Close and his canvas, except a brush. Neurology Now.
Chuck Close is a modern American artist who has achieved international ... of a
head around fifty times life-size, characterizes Chuck Close's early work.