School of Art, Long Beach State
In Union Station’s North Patio, poets sat at tables with typewriters. Visitors had conversations with the poets, from which the poets wrote a bespoke poem for each visitor. I joined the line and had the pleasure of visiting with poet Lory Bedikian who wrote a lovely poem for me.
5 Long Beach State University Dance BFA students: Spencer Jensen who I just met tonight, plus 4 of my former students: Antonella Redekosky, Nathan Moreno, Makenna LaFortune & Toria Painter, perform new works at Steelcraft in Long Beach.
Playmates, the grand emporium of impossibly tall heels, long hair wigs, and tiny costumes, closed tonight.
Amanda Coogan performing Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions
a man tries to separate a brewing confrontation between 6 young people and an elderly lady on the LA Metro Red Line late on a Friday night
When Christian Missionary Olivia asked me, “what’s your story?” I assumed her question was a pretext for proselytizing. It never occurred to me that she simply, honestly wanted to know, “what’s your story?”
Why did Mark Rothko want a “chapel” to install his art in?
Could just sitting here and kicking off my shoes be Art?
Jimena Sarno’s sublime installation of lath walls, pendulum lights, and ambient sound is right on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. And also a world away.