To rejoice the coming of Spring, this year’s Holi (Festival of Colors) takes place on March 1st. It is celebrated on the day of the full moon in the Hindu month of Phalguna. Ah, I wish I was in India right now!
The main room at the LeBasse opening catered to the works of Yoshitaka Amano, which were decidedly anime. Though not my cup of tea, I could appreciate the work and finish of each piece – specifically, the use of glittery paint for background to give depth to each of the character portraits. In any case, the crowd was eclectic (with a few even in cosplay), and there were free drinks!
Saturday is art night for the cool kids. First on the agenda was an opening at LeBasse Gallery in Culver City…
… where one of the featured artists was Yoskay Yamamoto, who first caught my eye a couple of years ago with Koibito. Without going too much into it, I attended the opening reception expecting similar works of art. Instead, Yamamoto presented something cooler. … Continue Reading
This was my 10th time attending a Cirque du Soleil show. I’m a big fan of the Grand Chapiteau. I try to make it everytime they roll through town.
This time, however, was pretty spontaneous. Bought tickets the night before, and scored a couple of premier seats. … Continue Reading
Well, the ultra talented folks at Exosphere 3D created this cool reconstruction of the incident, using actual tape recordings and data of the flight from the National Transportation Safety Board.
NS took this photo of us all doing random things Christmas night. Cool lighting.