It sometimes helps an artist to be married to a musician. For Becky Frehse, known around Tacoma for her painting and mixed media work, that musician is husband Greg Youtz, composer, professor of musicology at Pacific Lutheran University and erstwhile bassoon player. Married to Youtz 23 years, Frehse has recently completed a body of paintings and collages translating Youtz’ sounds into visual elements – and the work’s up now in a solo show at Seattle’s Gallery 110.
Youtz is also known around town and further afield. He’s had work premiered by the Tacoma Concert Band, the Tacoma Youth Symphony and, …