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Dan Bethune

Dan Bethune

Lecturer, 3D


About
MFA, The University of Florida Dan Bethune is an artist living in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He is a Lecturer of Art at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Dan received his master of Fine Arts from the University of Florida. He’s had numerous shows in the southeast and has appeared in an episode of the Discovery Channel television show, Monster House.

Motivations
He works primarily with cast and fabricated resin and fiberglass, but also incorporates found objects and other materials into his sculptures. Conceptually His work deals with issues of gender construction as they apply to contemporary male culture. His exploration of these ideas is carried out through the use of spectacular and whimsical objects and environments in an effort to use humor as a vehicle to introduce and communicate these difficult social topics.

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