^^ A Arnold Schwarzenegger mural by Jonas Never on Speedway, right behind Muscle Beach, his former stomping ground. ^^ ^^ Dennis Hopper on the corner of Horizon and Main Street ^^ ^^ Hearts of Oak by Jesse Hazelip on Main Street ^^ Street art pictures from my last visit in 2012 can be found in this … More Venice Beach. Street Art. Part II.
2 years ago I posted my first entry on this blog (this one) and since then I’ve managed to post 300 times! Yay! Thank you to everyone who stopped by or even reads regularly! The picture above is of my most read post: “The HELLO, I LOVE YOU stairs in SoHo” and the one below … More 2 years and 300 posts!
[these are my last pictures from venice beach. i can’t believe it’s been already been a year since i’ve been there. time flies by these days.] more venice beach love: here and here. also: street art, a walk along the canals, the art walls and the binoculars building.
visiting Venice Beach as i said before: i fell in love with venice beach the second i got there. this place is so special and i can’t wait to go back. unfortunately my bank account won’t allow me to do that anytime soon, but i’ll keep dreaming of it. my best memories of the 3 days i spent there … More 2012. 2 of my travel highlights.
// 1. venice beach / 2. & 3. on abbot kinney blvd / 4. abbot kinney blvd with street art by JR / 5. neon houses near the canals /6. a car / 7. the ballerina clown at the intersection of rose and main / 8. the venice beach bordello apartments / 9. a mural on main street … More venice beach. i heart you.
“…These historic walls were originally part of the Venice Pavilion that was built in 1961. The specific area where these walls are located was called “The Pit” or the “Graffiti Pit”. During this period the walls were often painted with graffiti style murals. It was technically illegal to paint the walls then, but was generally … More venice beach. art walls.
[the last two pictures are taken of the front and back of the hostel i stayed at: the venice beach cotel. i had such a good time there and would recommend it to everyone going to venice beach.] // 1.-2. & 8. & 10. by rip cronk / 5. by VHILS / 7. by emily winters