Willem Volkersz: Domestic Neon
Illustrations: 24 color images
Publisher: Missoula Art Museum, Museum of Neon Art, & The Emerson @ Beall Park Art Center
Pages: softcover: 14 pages
Constantly responding to popular culture and what he calls "an immigrant's fascination with America," Volkersz' edgy work is influenced by neon signage, coloring books, postcards, and tourist souvenirs. This publication features essays by Kim Koga, Director of the Museum of Neon Art in Los Angeles and Ellen Ornitz, Visual Arts Director of The Emerson @ Beall Park Art Center in Bozeman. Additionally, the publication includes an interview with Volkersz, conducted by Stephen Glueckert, MAM Curator of Exhibitions, and artist biography.