Category Archives: Michael Bowen

"Reading Time" by artist Michael Bowen

“Reading Time,” Painting by artist Michael Bowen, who, in the late 1950s, lived with other hardcore beatniks in the Abalone Factory at Princeton-by-the-Sea. (Photo: L-R: Beat Artist Michael Bowen with beat writer Gregory Corso standing in front of the Trieste … Continue reading

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Michael Bowen's "Hot Day In France"………

“Hot Day In France” by internationally renowned painter Michael Bowen, who, in the late 1950s lived at Tunitas Creek and the Abalone Factory at Princeton-by-the-Sea. Michael’s in my new book, “Princeton-by-the-Sea,” published by Arcadia.

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Love Painting

(painting by Michael Bowen, courtesy R.W. Bruch) Michael Bowen says, “the love panting was painted in 1967 and has been continuously used all over the world since then. there were originally two. one on canvas that I have and one … Continue reading

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Cosmos: Live Performance Art Painting

with artist Michael Bowen accompanied by Svante Henryson on cello.

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There have been more developments vis-a-vis my “Search for the Beatniks Who Lived In The Abalone Factory At Princeton.” I’ve heard from the fascinating artist Michael Bowen, the world traveling painter (there is a room in a European museum named … Continue reading

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