Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Unusual Public Art on Grand Ave.

Grand Ave. art

Spotted on Grand Avenue: Some unusual public art. Above, "Bell Communications around the Globe,” located on the side of the AT&T building at 420 Grand Ave. Artist Anthony Heinsbergen, who created the piece in 1961, told the story of telecommunications of that era (using pieces from telephone components). Read here for more info.

Grand Ave. art

"Uptown Rocker," by Lloyd Hamrol (1986). An ode to our car culture; found on Fourth Street between Hope and lower Grand.

1 comment:

Rita said...

Sweet! Thanks for sharing these! Franklin Avenue = my eyes and ears around LA!

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