We stopped at a red light at Central a few hours ago, ready to turn left onto Roosevelt. People who live or work in downtown Phoenix know the quirky little park at that busy intersection.
It's the location of that magnificent 24-foot-tall metal sculpture of a "man" ... More >>
Ice sculpture? Yes. Cold shoulder for Fry Girl? Definitely."Are you a salesperson?"
"No, I'm a writer for the New Times."
"Oh, what do you write?"
"I write a column about fast food called 'Fry Girl'"
"I don't like fast food. It's not very healthy."
(cue uncomfortable silence and shifting sel ... More >>
It's no rumor that Marilu Knode, associate director and head of research at Future Arts Research @ ASU (F.A.R.) is leaving Phoenix for considerably less dust storms and considerably more humidity to become Executive Director of the Laumeier Sculpture Park in St. Louis, Missouri. One of just a handf ... More >>
Courtesy of Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture, photo by Craig SmithShe's baaaaack...Okay, folks. I'm going to blog about the Echelman piece. I know, I know...again????I realize I've covered the ever living being out of this sculpture, but, I also feel I'm justified to give it just a liiiittle more ... More >>
Get ready to read the shortest blog ever...Well, waddya know? The net to Janet Echelman's public art sculpture "Her Secret Is Patience" is going up today!You can watch it happen live here. Also, read writer Kathleen Vanesian's article about the sculpture here.Fun!