Garden with Jim and Nilgun, Gnome Chomsky, lithos seedling, flowers. Wallet card I sometimes looks at. Family gathering at the Golden Dragon to remember Sammy and eat dim sum. CELEBRATING THE SOUTH BAY – Hand-carved tiles by Sherry Bullard at Kaiser South Bay Medical Center. Machado Lake.
Garden marvels, Frogtown Murals and other gems from the archive. Picasso in Color at Galerie Michael.
Garden with flowers, mammals, etc. WordPress, Code & Coffee meetups. With Amani in Temecula. Linda Lack’s year end celebration: Workshpo and lunch. DTLA with Ian and family, browsing in The Last Bookstore, drinks at Broken Shaker.
Ai Weiwei CAO/HUMANITY at the UTA Artist Space, ZODIAC at the Jeffrey Deitch Gallery. MoLAA. Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum. Garden with blooming Mammillaria and Medusa’s Head, black phoebe.
Ai Weiwei at the Marciano Art Foundation. SUNFLOWER SEEDS: Millions of handcrafted porcelain sunflower seed, each unique. SPOUTS: Tens of thousands of teapot spouts dating back to the Song Dynasty (960-1279). “The spouts reflect an aesthetic and moral value system singular to the Song Dynasty.” LIFE CYCLE: Bamboo boat with figures and 16 quotes. “Ai’s latest response to the global refugee crisis. TEN WINDOWS. Bamboo and silk. Vignettes originally created for a Parisian department store, referencing Chinese mythology and more. SHANHAIJING: Bamboo and silk. Suspended figures based on mythic figures from the Chinese Classic of Mountains and Sea.