About Stephen Alcorn
Q. What is your birthdate?
Q. 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.
Q. Favorite job
A. That of visual artist, musician and singer/songwriter, as they are the only ones I have ever really known.
Q. High school and/or college
A. Istituto Statale d'Arte (Florence, Italy); The Cooper Union (New York, New York)
Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?
A. I do not have a single favorite. Among the many musicians that come to mind: Odetta, Dylan, The Beatles, Thelonious Monk, Nick Drake.
Q. Favorite movie
A. Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock)
Q. Favorite television show
A. Six Feet Under
Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?
A. The cultivation of an ideal, one revolving around the creative arts.
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth