Airport Art 2

I found this wonderful blog by Angelinem that has a lot of pieces that really inspire me. I love the “Spot” sign. Maybe i can do something in terms of making “sign” poufs/ottomans. I love anything that seems “Pop Art” ish. Don’t doubt there will be more reblogs like this to come. Enjoy!

And, of course, great work, Angelinem!

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Airport Art 1 began in Northern California; an hour and a half later, and several miles down the road, and I was in Southern California.

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It turns out that leaving Southern California to return home was not so easy. Bad weather all over California that weekend caused a domino delay effect. I had a couple of hours to enjoy the art in Orange County’s John Wayne Airport. The work of artist Robert Dowd was on display.

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Robert Dowd moved from Detroit where he studied, to San Francisco in 1960 and began his artwork on postage stamps. When I first saw these, I had to walk up close to realize they are paintings.

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Dowd moved to LA in 1961…what? only one year in San Francisco? Oh, well, then he began his work on painting currency, and had a bit of a run in with the FBI (J. Edgar and all that)

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