Visual artist Russell frantom paints sad flowers. “At the beginning of 2019, a terrible series of events in my life (including a breakup) lead to me wanting to paint the saddest thing I could think of, and that lead me to paint flowers”
Array of paintings from random times and series.
”I originally began painting cats as a fun way to express myself when I felt frustrated or annoyed in my life. And as a gay man, choosing cats for that reason definitely represented a deeper meaning”
”A few years ago I discovered a very valuable painting at a goodwill store in hopes of collaborating on it. I have since decided to keep it untouched and respected in my own collection”
Discussing my event “bizarre coterie” on the show Experience Michiana (local south bend Indiana tv show) a few years ago. Bizarre coterie (the event I created) went on to bring in over 2000 attendees with All profits being donated locally.
Full interview from experience Michiana
Visual artist (painter) Russell Frantom speaking to a class at Indiana University
A complete 3 part special from WNDU news (formally Notre Dame University affiliated) in South Bend IN. The 3 part series titled “Plotting to Kill” explores my past as a troubled juvenile in a plot that lead from one thing to another.
A few years ago I appeared on Judge Mathis, a United States Court TV show.
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