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Plastic saxophone at Perry Lane

He had hi-fi speakers up on the roof of the house and suddenly out here in God’s great green mountain ozone erupts a manic spade blowing on a plastic saxophone, namely an Ornette Coleman record. It’s a slightly weird path … Continue reading

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The Last Californian

more to come      

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Hope Austin by STEVEJC

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Felix Gonzalez-Torres pieces at Stanford until March 21 or so

Terry and I went by Stanford’s Cantor Museum to see the student-curated, 50-piece show. One of the most memorable works, new to me but she had seen before, was by Felix Gonzalez- Torres (1957-1995), “Untitled (Portrait of Ross in L.A”(1991 … Continue reading

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Serra smile

Apropos of her latest hair stylings, Terry, (Terry my Terry) sent me a photo we stood for in St. Louis, at the Pulitzer Foundation¬†, in front of a Richard Serra called “Joe”. Hair, like life, I prefer “long”.

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Would that it were so simple

I started out looking for examples of Shepherd Fairey that resemble Ainu owl pattern. That digressed into Shepherd and t-shirts for Bernie Sanders, then to excellent mark fallen¬†Vallon critique of Fairey, then to Prince and Krantz. The headline references new … Continue reading

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Stanford Wanted Posters and Earthwise posters

I walked thru at a brisk pace the installation of “Wanted” posters on the second floor of Cantor, the modern room, maybe part of the Marmor collection, yesterday (Terry my Terry and I also walked thru the new McMurtry art … Continue reading

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