Rick Lazes is an artist and entre­pre­neur who wears many hats. He approach­es the cre­ation of large-scale wood­en sculp­tures as an artist, inven­tor, sci­en­tist, pro­duc­er and devel­op­er. An exhib­it of his work, “The World is Bend­ing,” is cur­rent­ly on dis­play in Mooresville.

Lazes, who owns NC Music Fac­to­ry with his son, Noah, has been cre­at­ing three-dimen­sion­al art forms for three decades.

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