“Michael was born in Los Angeles in 1941. His background was as a doctor in the field of neurophysiology, and as a professor at Harvard and the University of California, Berkeley. Gradually, Michael left the medical world, moving in the 1980s to Canada where he lives today.
Michael Dennis has lived on Denman Island for 30 years, carving monumental figures in salvaged cedar. Abstract and semi-representational, they have power, presence and personality and demonstrate Dennis’ intimate mastery of the human form.”