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Pic(s) of the Week: Towering Shots

Irene took these photos of the Watts Towers on her iPhone during a recent school field trip with Xander’s third-grade class and I tinkered with the colors for a mini Warhol side-by-side presentation. 20 more words

Pic Of The Week

Culture Connoisseur: My Los Angeles To-Do List

I have a long, long list of things I want to do in Los Angeles that I’m constantly adding to: restaurants I want to eat at, events I’m interested in and neighborhoods I want to visit. 768 more words


Watts Towers: One Additional View

I included numerous photos in my previous post about Simon Rodia’s Puebla Nuestra — Watts Towers. If you missed it, here’s a look at the 3 towers on the site, which includes 17 structures. 101 more words


Simon Rodia's Vision: Watts Towers

You have much to do when you come to Los Angeles: Swim, surf, ride everything at Disneyland or Universal Studios (or both!), see the Chinese Theater and Groucho’s star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, pretend you’re seriously shopping for jewelry along Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. 1,155 more words


Art by Assemblage: The Watt's Experience

(1) The Watt’s towers from Sabato ‘Sam’ Rodia

Sabato Rodia (1876-1965) arrived from Italy in the USA at 15 years of age, to join with his older brother who had immigrated earlier. 2,010 more words


Art Show in Houston

I’ll be displaying 5 years of daily weavings at the Box13 ArtSpace gallery in Houston along with three other talented artists.

That equals to 1825 tiny weavings, but all put together they take up a big space. 128 more words