By Budd Hopkins
ART: Budd Hopkins is a nationally recognized summary Expressionist painter, with works within the collections of the Guggenheim, Whitney, and Metropolitan Museums, in addition to Boston's Museum of good Arts and New York's Museum of contemporary paintings. during this revealing memoir, Hopkins explains the advance of his paintings and describes with willing perception his friendships with senior artists equivalent to Franz Kline, Mark Rothko, and Robert Motherwell, and the significance he reveals of their paintings.
LIFE: starting together with his youth and early life in West Virginia, a interval that is still a significant subject during this memoir, Hopkins is going directly to talk about his existence as a sufferer of polio throughout the pandemic of the Thirties, his advanced dating together with his father, his participation within the recognized "Cedar Bar years" of summary Expressionism, his adventures evading the attentions of numerous renowned individuals in New York's as soon as closeted homosexual scene, and his summer time existence in Cape Cod.
UFOs: Hopkins has additionally spent greater than 30 years investigating flying saucers stories and is taken into account an international specialist on unidentified flying object abductions. He has authored 4 seminal books at the topic, together with "Missing Time" and the hot York instances bestseller Intruders, which used to be the topic of a CBS miniseries. one of the own or specialist relationships he writes approximately in the course of his examine are people with the astronomers Carl Sagan and J. Allen Hynek, the philanthropist Laurance Rockefeller, and the Harvard psychiatrist John Mack.
"[Written] in prose that glints and delights, Budd's ebook will have interaction the satisfied recognition of readers who do not know him or maybe have by no means heard of him. 'Art, existence and UFOs' does justice to all 3. it is a awesome booklet. it's also secure to claim that, given its detailed major personality, there'll by no means be one other one like it." -- Jerome Clark, Fate
"'Art, lifestyles and UFOs' is an important booklet, one worthy examining conscientiously. it is crucial and revealing...Whatever your tackle UFOs and abductions, you want to learn this e-book for you to comprehend the topic better...Hopkins's memoir is indispensable." -- Peter Brookesmith, Fortean Times
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ART, LIFE and UFOs: A Memoir by Budd Hopkins