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'''Paul Cordes Wilm''' (born [[November 17]], [[1970]] in Theodore, Mobile County) is a visual artist, musician and writer residing in [[Birmingham]].  Wilm and his identical twin brother [[Peter Wilm|Peter]] were the last of five siblings. Wilm moved to [[Montevallo]] in [[1990]] to attend the [[University of Montevallo]].   
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'''Paul Cordes Wilm''' (born [[November 17]], [[1970]] in Theodore, Mobile County) is a visual artist, musician and writer residing in [[Birmingham]].  Wilm and his identical twin brother [[Peter Wilm|Peter]] were the last of five siblings. Wilm moved to [[Montevallo]] in [[1990]] to attend the [[University of Montevallo]].  After graduating with a degree in English, Wilm moved to Birmingham to work with the [[Birmingham AIDS Outreach]] working with AIDS victims.
  
 
Wilm's paintings have been shown at [[Bare Hands Gallery]], are regularly exhibited at [[Naked Art]] and [[ArtWalk]], and have been featured as cover art on ''[[Black & White]]'' and ''[[Birmingham Weekly]]'' newspapers.  His style is combines pop art with elements of folk art, and has thus been labeled "folk-pop" [http://www.forkitude.com/paulcordeswilm/pcwpress.html].  His paintings are on display in various spots around Birmingham, including [[ROJO]].  Wilm has been in various local bands, including [[Every Alice on Earth]], [[Nowhere Squares]] and [[Fred and Daily]]. He has also directed music videos for the band Enon which have aired on MTV Europe.
 
Wilm's paintings have been shown at [[Bare Hands Gallery]], are regularly exhibited at [[Naked Art]] and [[ArtWalk]], and have been featured as cover art on ''[[Black & White]]'' and ''[[Birmingham Weekly]]'' newspapers.  His style is combines pop art with elements of folk art, and has thus been labeled "folk-pop" [http://www.forkitude.com/paulcordeswilm/pcwpress.html].  His paintings are on display in various spots around Birmingham, including [[ROJO]].  Wilm has been in various local bands, including [[Every Alice on Earth]], [[Nowhere Squares]] and [[Fred and Daily]]. He has also directed music videos for the band Enon which have aired on MTV Europe.
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==References==
 
==References==
 
* Salwart, Jonas (July 1, 2004) [http://www.fleabomb.com/index.php?module=pagesetter&func=viewpub&tid=1&pid=39 Blatant Artist: Paul Cordes Wilm]. Interview. [[Fleabomb]].com
 
* Salwart, Jonas (July 1, 2004) [http://www.fleabomb.com/index.php?module=pagesetter&func=viewpub&tid=1&pid=39 Blatant Artist: Paul Cordes Wilm]. Interview. [[Fleabomb]].com
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* Persons, Seth (July 29, 2009) [http://birminghomo.blogspot.com/2009_07_01_archive.html Paul Cordes Wilm, part one.] Interview.  Birminghomo blog
  
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==
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* [http://www.myspace.com/paulpaintings Paul Cordes Wilm's Paintings] on myspace.com
 
* [http://www.myspace.com/paulpaintings Paul Cordes Wilm's Paintings] on myspace.com
  
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Revision as of 06:17, 10 August 2009

Paul Cordes Wilm (born November 17, 1970 in Theodore, Mobile County) is a visual artist, musician and writer residing in Birmingham. Wilm and his identical twin brother Peter were the last of five siblings. Wilm moved to Montevallo in 1990 to attend the University of Montevallo. After graduating with a degree in English, Wilm moved to Birmingham to work with the Birmingham AIDS Outreach working with AIDS victims.

Wilm's paintings have been shown at Bare Hands Gallery, are regularly exhibited at Naked Art and ArtWalk, and have been featured as cover art on Black & White and Birmingham Weekly newspapers. His style is combines pop art with elements of folk art, and has thus been labeled "folk-pop" [1]. His paintings are on display in various spots around Birmingham, including ROJO. Wilm has been in various local bands, including Every Alice on Earth, Nowhere Squares and Fred and Daily. He has also directed music videos for the band Enon which have aired on MTV Europe.

References

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