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“Life in This Ocean” Artist Talk

On November 1st I had the opportunity to attend a free artist talk at the Annenberg Community Beach House Gallery in Santa Monica.  The gallery is located in a beautiful public beach center about...

Art “Fake News” and Hitler

Our current President loves the term “Fake news.”  It seems that when anything turns away from his direction or puts him in an unfavorable light that is what he calls the expressions of the...

Bullets Into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence Accepting Submissions

Bullets Into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence Accepting Submissions

I actually attended this event in June on the 16th at Beyond Baroque, but I have been so brutalized by violence myself I think I hesitated to post about it.  It is horrible to...

Venice Veterans Memorial Missing Soldiers Public Art

Venice Veterans Memorial Missing Soldiers Public Art

For those of you who do not know, in 2016 a memorial on the west side for Missing Soldiers was vandalized.  They caught the person responsible and part of their punishment I believe was...