Chuck Baird: A Light that Shined So Bright 1947 – 2012

Chuck Baird passed away on February 10, 2012, in Austin TX, from complications due to cancer. The people he has worked with to form the foundation are committed to carrying on his efforts. Right now, we’re figuring out who will continue selling his artwork. Subscribe to the newsletter to keep updated (on the right hand side).

“The Light”

“The Light” is based on the Biblical verse, “You are the light of the world…” It also applies to any religion or human spirit. The index finger represents you and the rays of light behind you.
- Chuck Baird, July 2010

“The Deaf Cultural Center Foundation Board is very saddened by the passing of Chuck Baird, a well-beloved artist, who continues to touch the lives of so many individuals. Our thoughts and prayers are extended to his family. The Deaf Cultural Center Foundation plans to continue the support of Chuck’s vision for young Deaf artists. Your support of his Foundation is much appreciated.”