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Jack Beck

Jack Beck
artist

Jack Beck (1920-2016) enjoyed a long career as a fine artist and painter. He was born in Poland and emigrated to Mill Valley, California. His accomplishments include founding the First Tuesday Mill Valley Art Walk with Marin Art Festival Director Tyson Underwood in 1982. In the 1990s, Jack also created the Mill Valley Paint-Off, the annual plein-air painting competition in the Mill Valley Plaza. He was named a Master Artist at the Marin Art Festival in 2013 in Mill Valley.