Despite the passage of time, Voice of Fire still ‘an asshole’

In many ways, Voice of Fire is not unlike a childhood acquaintance. We grew up together.

Barnett Newman’s progeny, birthed in time for Montreal’s Expo ’67, looked entirely alien to my young eyes. An American expatriate, Voice came to Canada that same year on a visit with his father.

He was tall, brash, awkward looking… unlike anyone else I’d met, and exactly as I expected an American to be…

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