Sunday, August 27, 2006
Art in walking distance
I have dreamed of living in a place where one would step over artists' bodies when walking out of one's studio.
I also want to live in a place where you can walk to see arts and buy a nice book.
In LA, that is almost like what is sounds like, A DREAM.
Yet my dream has come closer than ever.
Friday night, we walked out of our building, by foot, to a live performance 2 blocks away from us.
Inside the warehouse was a huge harp made of 40' long strings. String Theory improvised both in notes and body movement based on a video footage. The building-in-progress venue is mostly interesting with this performance, as if the building itself is improvising, too. The dancers and musicians are so tasty that I wish my sculptures are as good as their performance. Best of all, I forgot to bring my digicamera, damn... it was too good to miss a single minute, so don't ask me why I didn't run home to retrieve it.
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