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Around the August Art Walk: The Movement Continues

By Ed Fuentes
Published: Saturday, August 16, 2008, at 09:16AM
Chapman Lofts Ed Fuentes

"Chapman Windows" by USC John C. Hench Division of Animation & Digital Arts.

Through time, the purpose of art changes. Each era of society responds to a type of creative expression that suits its need.

The Art Walk's exhibitions reflects what Downtown currently is: a mix of low and high; performance and observer; traditional and digital; grit and elegance.

If Downtown's growth is pictured as a series of installations, a symbolic moment will be seen at the next Art Walk. The anticipated café named after the infamous moniker “The Nickel” will be opened by then. Call it romantic-urbanism.

For now, here are some scenes from the August Downtown Art Walk.


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