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Hundreds of artists participate in Palo Alto Festival of the Arts

A group of large, stainless steel, kinetic animal sculptures from first-time exhibitor Fredrick Prescott will populate Sculpture Plaza at the 33rd annual Palo Alto Festival of the Arts this weekend.

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Posted by Kim Leigh
a resident of Menlo Park
on Aug 23, 2014 at 10:44 pm

At this year's festival, Mr. Fredrick Prescott has already won the award for most unprofessional display, and I'm not talking about his sculptures. I witnessed him raise his voice at a child, and participate in a shouting contest with a parent. Instead of diffusing the situation, he escalated it by calling them a bad parent, a "half-brain", and uneducated. In addition, the security stood by and allowed this act to go on in front of many other children. I have never seen an artist demonstrate such a poor attitude toward his connoisseurs.


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