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THE ARTIST
MAX BARRETT
of Penzance and St.Ives Cornwall, UK

 Hear Max speak
 
See the TV-story about Max
and "The Gentle Wave"

    
See a short photostory:
Pictures from Chris Hill

This fine artist and near friend left us for eternity 1997.   We miss Max.
He can live on for us through the art presented here:

Pages updated 24/01/2006   

 

 
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         Max Barrett with his dog "Relish" in St.Ives 1981
or was it Daffodile?
One of his sculptures met
people in a travel agency in Oslo. Children loved to sit in it!
        
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Showing materials to carv from... A poem from Max
            
max.jpg (61113 bytes) Click to read what Max said about his education...

An article by Max


Also read it here
  

Max Barrett started life as 
the wild boy of Penzance 
and ended as 
the wild man of sculpting


A friend, Michael Strang,  made this painting of Max
in his sculpture garden: Read about it...
     
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Max is watching how the water makes 
"The Gentle Wave" shine.
   
( "The Gentle Wave" means "Den Stille Bølgen"
in Norwegian. I have named my company after it....)

      
   

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Erling Okkenhaug  "Den Stille Bølgen" Majorstuveien 25b  N-0367 Oslo Norway
Phone: +47 22 59 46 15  Fax: +47 22 59 13 54  Mobilephone: +47 92 09 25 22
E-mail: erok@online.no     www.okkenhaug.com