Source: Aspen Public Radio | August 18, 2015
The man behind Elton John’s pipes and odd lyrical flare is still very much active, but now instead of being behind the scenes, he is putting his work on stage. A collection of his work hung in the Aspen Ice Garden this past weekend as one of the first set of works visitors saw when they came to ArtAspen.
Bernie Taupin, the lyricist and part of the songwriting duo that scored so many hits is now a modern artist, using paint, wood, wax and even bubble wrap to create large pieces of work that have been selling for thousands of dollars. (more…)