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South Pasadena Abstract #7

South Pasadena Abstract #7

“The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.” — Lucien Freud (Or, the more drinks you have on Mission Street, the more artistic each venue becomes…) Feel like getting real?  Talk to me. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

South Pasadena Abstract #6

South Pasadena Abstract #6

Zoom into the puddle … tune in to a parallel universe!  The last few days have been all about finding abstract art in unlikely places.  (Like the gutter.) Want to leave a comment?  Feel free. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

South Pasadena Abstract #5

South Pasadena Abstract #5

“Abstraction allows man to see with his mind what he cannot see physically with his eyes.”  –Arshile GorkyWith your eyes you see autumn leaves against a blue sky.  What does your mind see? (Tell me here!) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

South Pasadena Abstract #4

South Pasadena Abstract #4

Yesterday I found optimism in a door.  Today, I find an abstract image in vintage lace curtains.  What did you find?  Tell me about it here. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

South Pasadena Abstract #3

South Pasadena Abstract #3

Okay, so this might not be technically abstract, but file it under modern, which is close. I love the South Pasadena Craftsmans and Victorians … but the mid-century modern homes in Monterey Hills are also wonderful.  These ginormous doors really sum up that middle of the 20th Century optimism, don’t they? I’m all about finding […]

South Pasadena Abstract #2

South Pasadena Abstract #2

River rock as modern art?  Yes!  At least that’s what I see when I focus closely. Everyone who lives here knows that the San Gabriel Valley it is (literally) built on river rock.  Here, we have a detail of my almost 118 year old home’s original river rock foundation, built with stones dragged from the […]

South Pasadena Abstract #1

South Pasadena Abstract #1

I feel like looking at things in the abstract this week.  Art is everywhere if you just know how to frame it. Want to say hi?  I’d love to hear from you. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Enchanted City… South Pasadena Halloween Views

Enchanted City… South Pasadena Halloween Views

I hope my South Pasadena friends and neighbors have stocked up for the Halloween trick or treat onslaught!  This is one of my favorite video compilations from several years ago.   I get nostalgic around Halloween.   More than any other holiday, Halloween reminds me of life’s brevity.  How quickly kids grow up: last year’s fairy […]

Week of South Pasadena Noir #7

Week of South Pasadena Noir #7

“It all depends on how we look at things, and not how they are in themselves.” –Carl Jung I’ve had fun looking through my lens darkly this week!  Tomorrow I’ll repost my favorite South Pasadena Halloween video.  Want to leave a comment or start a conversation?  I’d love to hear from you.    Read the Full […]

Week of South Pasadena Noir #6

Week of South Pasadena Noir #6

“Deep into that darkness peering, long ago I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before…” –Edgar Allen PoeStill feeling a Halloween vibe?  I’m wrapping up my latest noir week tomorrow.Quote the raven: Nevermore!  Quote you?  Go here and say what you will. Read the Full Story at Glimpses […]

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