Direct observation leads to deeper meaning for Columbia artist

J.D. King’s 14 still life paintings will be on display at Orr Street Studios Saturdays until Aug. 27.
Sunday, August 10, 2008 | 9:02 p.m. CDT; updated 10:09 p.m. CDT, Sunday, August 10, 2008

J.D. King's mother was a singer, and his father met her while he was an accompanist at MU.