A video image of dollar bills and flames.

Paul Rucker | Catalyst

May 11-August 3, 2007

Catalyst explores the process of creating art. What motivates, incites, and feeds creative impulses. Where does the artist find the drive to explore and develop their individual voices? Catalyst speaks of art in relation to ego, imitation of nature, and desire for a better world. This interactive audio/video installation invites viewers to question the value of art, as well as its overall purpose.


Photo of Paul Rucker playing cello, with a green curtain behind him.

Paul Rucker

Paul Rucker is a cellist, bassist, composer, and visual artist. He has released two highly acclaimed CDs: History of an Apology features his compositions performed with prominent NW musicians, including…