American furniture maker, woodworker, metal artist, painter, sculptor, roach clip mogul… it’s hard to label Garry Knox Bennett. The Oakland-based decorative artist’s long and storied career involves a multitude of mediums tied together with consummate craftsmanship and more than a touch of irreverence. He ranks among the most important furniture makers in America, is widely studied in books and journals and his pieces are in the permanent collections of countless museums and galleries around the world. In this video we take a look at the man behind the whimsical work in a candid conversation between fellow woodworker and friend, Alf Sharp. Watch a Preview Now:
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