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 movie?
A. Vertigo (Alfred Hitchcock)
Q. What is your favorite television show?
A. Six Feet Under
Q. What was/is your favorite job?
A. That of visual artist, musician and singer/songwriter, as they are the only ones I have ever really known.
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.