Michael VanPutten Archive

Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro

Yesterday my associate Ken Shaeffer and I were discussing the joys of bass and electric guitar. Somehow our conversation went off on a tangent about Hawaii and the Ukulele. Ken told me about a talented young musician named Jake Shimabukuro. …

Drawing Restraint 9

I received an invitation from a friend to see Matthew Barney’s new film “Drawing Restraing 9”. Barney has become well known in the art and culture community for his Cremaster series. Based on what I have read online it appears …

Welcome

Welcome to my web site. Over the coming hours, days, months and years I plan to share links to news articles, web sites and topics I find interesting. In addition, I will showcase special projects. I think this is going …