Monday, October 29, 2007

Save Echo Park Paddleboats

My friend Martin Cox & others are trying to save the historic paddle boats of LA's Echo Park & McArthur Park Lakes. Their efforts include a couple of exhibits:

"Without a Paddle" Photo Exhibit
Exhibition 1, now underway at Mama's Hot Tamales Café, 2124 W. Seventh St., at Alvarado opposite MacArthur Park open 7 days a week 11AM - 3PM until October 28

Exhibition 2 opening reception Saturday, Nov. 3, 6-8 p.m. at Downbeat Café, 1202 N. Alvarado St., Echo Park just north of Sunset runs November 1 - November 30. 9AM - 10PM

Featuring the Los Angeles League of Photographers and works by Deborah Arlook, Cindy Bendat, Sara Jane Boyers, Larry Brownstein, Martin Cox, Margery Epstein, Bianca le Mouël, Douglas McCulloh, Ann Mitchell, David Schulman and Don Schwartz.

Here's the scoop about the boats:

and more info on a cool Echo Park related blog:

The top photo & these next two are by Martin:

"Paddleboat Ascending To Memory"

Sunday, October 28, 2007

Cricket Engine Opening

Friday, October 26, 2007

Some Installed Art

Thursday, October 25, 2007

Installin' Art

The view west from Cricket Engine: Phoenix Ironworks. Many of Anish Kapoor's sculptures were fabricated here, as were stages for Pink Floyd & Rolling Stones tours.
Painting shelves in front of Cricket Engine.



Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Makin' Art

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Jen on her annual trip to the Boot & Saddlemakers Roundup in Wichita Falls, Texas. This year, because she has her book to promote & sell, she had a booth. And a poster.

Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Aero Mic'd

Wayne Smith. Aero Mic'd. The bomb.