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"Lemon Flakey Pastry with Pattern" by Jo Ann Callis

“Lemon Flakey Pastry with Pattern” by Jo Ann Callis

Oct 26, 2015

This is an Archival Pigment Print from Jo Ann Callis​’ Cheap Thrills Series. Jo Ann Callis is a Los Angeles-based artist who emerged in the 1970s as an early practitioner of the “fabricated photographs” movement. Callis was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1990 and is a three-time recipient of grants from National Endowment for the Arts.…

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"Emilio José Chamón Ortega, Madrid, Spain" by Ruven Afanador

“Emilio José Chamón Ortega, Madrid, Spain” by Ruven Afanador

Oct 26, 2015

Part of Afanador’s “Torero” series – Matadors from Columbia, Cuba, Peru and Spain. This artist’s proof is also part of the photographer’s first book – “Torero” – now a collector’s item. Ruven Afanador is considered one of the leading photographers working in the celebrity and fashion world. His work appears in most major fashion magazines in…

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"Lucy Train 2000" by Gerard Burkhart

“Lucy Train 2000” by Gerard Burkhart

Oct 21, 2015

A “Lucy” impersonator stays in character as the opening run of the Los Angeles Metro Red Line lurches to a start at the North Hollywood station in Los Angeles, June 23, 2000. Character actors and local luminaries crowded onto the train for a short ride to Universal Station where other festivities were planned, when the…

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