Thursday, August 6, 2009

Preserving Urban Art


While I wait for my cousins’ guest blogging from New Orleans this coming week rich with images from their photography and culinary adventures, I stumbled upon a wonderful story From Ron Walker about New Orleans sign painter Lester Carey and the effort to preserve his work. I have a weakness for weathered hand-painted signage, marveling at what nature can create with layers of images over time. Check out the whole in-depth profile at No Notes and please visit the Facebook page for The Society to Preserve the Art of Lester Carey.

2 comments:

Donna said...

My day is full of coincidences. We both had something in our blogs today about Louis Armstrong. Great street art.

ric said...
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