This here is an example of why I moved into this city, because of its rich art and culture and motivating places like this:
Tenderloin National Forest:
Co-Artistic Directors/Artists Darryl Smith and Laurie Lazer of the luggage store have been working to transform Cohen Alley since 1989 from a place emblazed in a health-hazardous cesspool of bodily fluids and other dumped items, non-supervised open-air chemical experiments and illicit – criminal activities -- to a community commons where people of all ages can gather for public art, performance, experimental art projects. and classes and activities related to this inner city garden which is home to naturally growing vegetation and built organic structures, or just to sit....
These are pictures from this saturday, where Henry and I had the opportunity to show some work. Check out some of my new black & white prints and henry's Time drawings!