Voices in the past: Barney Delabano interviewing Otis and Velma Dozier

What a week it’s been……..earlier this week I posted my father’s interview with Vivian Louise Aunspaugh and today its an interview with Otis and Velma Dozier who both passed away in 1987 and 88 respectively.  My mother when she found the wire recording of my father’s interview with Miss Aunspaugh also came across an interview my father … More Voices in the past: Barney Delabano interviewing Otis and Velma Dozier

Voices from the past: Barney Delabano interviewing Vivian Louise Aunspaugh

My father passed away back in 1997 and there are times I long to hear his voice again.  He was a  wonderful story teller, which is not something I appreciated when he was alive.  Early on when it became clear to him that I was going to follow in his shoes in the arts, he … More Voices from the past: Barney Delabano interviewing Vivian Louise Aunspaugh

Portrait of Papa, Charles T. Bowling, and Otis Dozier

Portrait of Papa Hands down one of my all time favorite paintings and it happens to be by my Father.  It’s his painting of his “Papa”.  At one point the painting reminded me of Andrew Wyeth’s “That Gentleman,” also in the Dallas Museum of Art’s collection.  My father would have scoffed at that notion but … More Portrait of Papa, Charles T. Bowling, and Otis Dozier