Artist Michael Bell kicks off DUAL LIVES book tour, and will sign copies of his memoir first in Maryland, Delaware and Williamsport, PA. In Williamsport Bell will be returning to his alma mater, Lycoming College, for Homecoming Weekend to open an exciting two-man exhibition of his art Friday, Oct. 6th at Converge Gallery, followed up by a book signing at Lycoming College Saturday, Oct. 7th at 12:30pm and at Converge Gallery at

ABOUT DUAL LIVES: from the Streets to the Studio
Michael Bell, renowned artist and 3-time national award winning educator of the year most famous for his portraits of John Gotti, Dominic Capone
and numerous actors from the Sopranos kicks off a book-signing tour through MBELLART Productions, LLC to share stories from his memoir DUAL
LIVES: from the Streets to the Studio. This tour will take him to cities across the United States, often as “Dual Signings” with various celebrity
clientele in his book.

Admission is free to the public. Bring a pre-purchased copy of DUAL LIVES, which is available on to get yours signed or purchase a
limited quantity (first come first serve) DUAL LIVES copy on location the day of the book signing. Follow the link at or
directly to Amazon at

Released on June 10, DUAL LIVES: from the Streets to the Studio is just as courageously vulnerable as the compelling narratives found within Bell’s
paintings. Dual Lives is also backed by an impressive list of contributors, from a Foreword by Peter J. Gotti to excerpts from John A. Gotti, Dominic Capone, World Renowned Artist Eric Fischl and Senior Art Critic for the New York Magazine Jerry Saltz, NY Times Best-Selling Authors Jay Mathews and Daniel Pink, Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David J. Leeson, Sopranos star Joseph R. Gannascoli, 2-time Boxing World Champion Paulie Malignaggi and Celebrity Cook Steve Martorano, to name a few.

It was a #1 Amazon New Release in Educator Biographies and touches the lives of artists, educators, mob enthusiasts and even parents of special
needs children with Autism.

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