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  • Artist Antonio Adams talks about his idea of a "Good Life" and his emergence onto the art scene in the 90s with his costumed "Art Thing" alter ego.

    He tells the story about meeting friends who encouraged his art and brought him out of a lonely place. His friends have become inspiration for his art.

    "In 1990, it felt like I had nowhere else to go... I was a lonely, sensitive person. No one cared about me...Until I made some friends..."
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