The strange and unusual work of Michael Kangas Bizzare Koffin Art will be on display and for sale from January 2-30, 2016 at Booklovers' Gourmet, 55 East Main Street, Webster, MA. A reception will be held on Saturday, January 23rd from 2-4 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information call 508-949-6232. Winter hours: Tuesday-Friday 10-6:30, Saturday 10-5, closed Sunday & Monday.
Michael Kangas is a local artist, originally from Worcester, MA currently living in Webster. He has enjoyed art since he was a child and was inspired by cartoons, comic books and horror films. He also loves graffiti art. He taught himself to paint by trial and error, then began to incorporate collage and mixed media into his work.
He has worked human services for approximately 10 years and has taught art groups to children and teens to support them by giving new coping skills. He currently work with adults doing the same thing