Lee Michael Walczuk
40 years of professional accomplishments in the Arts
Master of Fine Arts UCLA
Multidisciplinary and multi-cultural experiences on the US Mainland, Europe and the Hawaiian Islands
I have a unique foundation in the Arts. I am dedicated to the creative process. I am driven by a spirit to promote natural healing and creative well being through the Arts. Kozmo Mimzi means to mimic the universe through the arts in a playful manner.
CURRENT POSITION :
Art Instructor at
EAST HAWAI'I CULTURAL CENTER
About Lee Michael
Lee Michael Walczuk is an active proponent of the rebirth of the mask in the curriculum and in theatre and film.
Having spent seven years in Europe under the tutelage of the modern makers of the mask, Lee Michael now teaches and performs throughout educational forums and theatre/film venues.
WHAT IS THE LIFE MASK?
The life mask is the evolution from the artist's practice of the death mask. The death mask was done to create a memory for posterity of note-able leaders, artist's or well- to- do patrons.
Today, it is an accessible, living art form.
Perfected by the Hollywood studios in the early cinema days, the life mask is the basis for every actor's make-up and special effects creations. The full body casting process now popular for epic movies has catapulted the casting process into a vibrant and affordable artistic endeavor. In the modern theatre we must go to Amletto Sartori and his legendary work w...
Call, e-mail or telephone today and we will arrange for a complete session in the life-mask process.