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The Metaphysical Mask Improv

Stanley Allan Sherman’s MASK ARTS COMPANY presented a workshop with Peter Kors in Metaphysical Mask. The students spent time developing an understanding and performing Metaphysical Mask improvisations through out the workshop. Peter is possibly the only person that comprehends and values Carlo Mazzone-Clementi’s pioneering work with this mask. Here is the teacher Peter Kors with […]

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Tribute to Carlo Mazzone-Clementi

CARLO MAZZONE-CLEMENTI I have to admit I don’t remember when I met Carlo but it was before 1983. That was the year I convinced him to visit my studio to do some photographs. He was playful and not too prepared. He came with a couple of great Commedia masks and found objects in the studio to […]

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Vaudevisual interview – “The Department of Fools”

THE DEPARTMENT OF FOOLS I have always had a respect for the traditional theater style “Commedia dell Arte“. From photographing Carlo Mazzone-Clementi in 1982, ‘The Metaphysical Mask Improv’ workshop taught by Mask Arts Company in 2011,  interviewing Christopher Bayes in 2013 and then Carlos Garcia Estevez in 2016. Many people embrace this ancient theater art form. Here […]