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Goodbye Summer: Photography by Adi Putra


  “Bisou Magique”     “Float”     “Thrasher” Adi Putra is a Jakarta born photographer / filmmaker. After graduating from USC School of Cinematic Arts, he is now experimenting with various photography mediums and making music videos. His stylistic imagery is often surreal, nostalgic, and cinematic. His photographic expressions are an attempt to create…


Art: A Look Inside Pirate’s Cove


Story by Kate Monroe Walking into Mark Bathen’s Oceanside, Calif. backyard is like walking onto the set of a pirate movie. He has built a pirate ship and series of waterfront businesses in his backyard named “Pirate’s Cove.”


Magic of Maxwell by Joey Delisi


The good ol’ Maxwell Street Market in Chicago. Look at old photos or talk to veteran locals and you’ll get the hint that the original, open-air market that was the largest in the country in its heyday has become a shadow of its former self.

Alternate Realities at Arena 1, March 8-29, 2014


Alternate Realities is a celebration of fourteen photographic artists and their visual articulation of the the world around them.  The photographs reflect unique approaches to the medium and new ways of seeing interpreted through humor, personal narratives, and thoughtful exploration of timely subjects.

Art by Pam Douglas: Life and The Elements


“The Life of Air” by painter Pam Douglas culminates her series of primal energies – “The Life of Water,” “The Life of Fire” and now Air – exhibited in solo shows over the past three years. Douglas says, “I am in awe of the energies that surround us and comprise our physical form.

All About Van Gogh Exhibition: At the Palos Verdes Art Center


Brilliant artwork, informal talks, interactive and hands-on opportunities – an exhibition to provide the public with an opportunity to learn about van Gogh and his work with an exhibition opening with a public reception from 5 – 8 p.m. Friday, May 7, 2010, at the Palos Verdes Art Center, 5504 W. Crestridge Road, Rancho Palos…

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