Working Up A Sweat

Working Up a Sweat Appears in People, Sustainability, The New West By Sally Western, OUTSIDE BOZEMAN Near Livingston, artist Parks Reece has made a new addition to the ever-evolving work of art that is his backyard. Built entirely out of…

Artistic Opiner

Artistic Opiner Appears in Books & Music Winter 2015-16 By Lilly Brogger, OUTSIDE BOZEMAN The latest from Parks Reece. Famed Livingston artist Parks Reece has a new book out, and you’re going to want to pick this one up. What…

The Dump Jump Appears in Conservation Spring 2015 By Parks Reece, OUTSIDE BOZEMAN From July 2013 to June 2014, the Logan landfill collected over 100,000 tons of waste. Closed since 1995, the old, unlined Story Mill landfill emits volatile organic…

Dirty Fingers and Deviant Humor

Dirty Fingers and Deviant Humor Appears in People, Arts & Culture, Summer 2012 By Sally Western, OUTSIDE BOZEMAN There is no mistaking the home of Livingston artist Parks Reece: a five-foot cartoon chicken perches on the mailbox amid animal bones…

It saddens us to post this but someone is using the gallery for some kind of fraudulent activity.  We’re not sure what it is but we are not currently looking for administrative services for “maintaining sensitive and confidential information in…

Parks took part in the Livingston Rotary Club’s annual “Sweet Night with the Rotary” fundraiser on February 14th.  He and other local artist worked together, live at the event,  creating artwork  to be part of a silent auctioned later in…

QUILTING ARTS MAGAZINE

Monoprinting techniques for finger-painted fabric. I always thought of finger painting as child’s play until recently when I met Parks Reece, a protégé of Ruth Faison Shaw – the originator of modern finger painting in Italy in 1926.  Ruth started…

Balancing Fin and Yang

In his early San Francisco days, Parks Reece was an abstract expressionist. The original technique is still there with the addition of humorous and poignant portrayals of the natural world and a bit of satire pointed toward the art world….