Okay, let’s admit it: Seeing art is not the primary reason most of us go the the Puyallup Fair. Having said that, though, it’s one of the fun things at the Fair that a) is free, b) is new each year and c) offers quality without pretention. So what’s on the walls this year at the Fair?
Number one is Charley Harper, the featured artist in the 2009 Pavilion Art Show. Harper, who died two years ago at the age of 85, had a long career in design, painting and illustrating. His “minimal realism,” which portrays animals and nature …