Mr. Alcorn lives with his wife, Sabina, and four cats in an eighteenth-century farmhouse in the heart of Cambridge, New York, surrounded by the pastoral farmland of Washington County. An overview of his work may be viewed at www.alcorngallery.com.
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth
Q. What is your favorite television show?
A. Six Feet Under
Q. What is your favorite movie?
A. Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock)
Q. Where did you go to high school and/or college?
A. Istituto Statale d'Arte (Florence, Italy); The Cooper Union (New York, New York)
Q. What were your previous occupations?
A. I have always been a visual artist. In recent years I have also become a (working) musician and songwriter... and author. The two disciplines have proven mutually beneficial, and complementary.