News From August 2013

Strange New Feelings Film

Kevin Barnett my long time friend and right hand man here at Toy Machine, based on his close proximity to me on a daily basis, has decided to document my art practice over the last 5 years. The film is coming closer to a finish line and he needs some funds to get it over the final hump.
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Our ghetto version of the steady-cam in Gent, Belgium. I'm helping Kevin film the installation of the Cemetery of Reason exhibition.
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CLICK HERE to see the TRAILER, get PRIZES, and SUPPORT the ARTS!
(Yeah, it's weird promoting this film about me, but the word has to be gotten out.)
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"So pretty please, with sugar on top, support my fucking film." -Kevin Barnett
Posted August 25th, 2013 by Please Send Help, We're dying!
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4th of July 2013 in HB

Huntington Beach is always packed with people on the 4th of July. Deanna and I spent 9 hours on our feet shooting around the Pier and Main street. Here is "Just the tip." Look for Deanna's photos on her blog in the future.
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"Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination." -Edward Abbey
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"I have a very good life, so I have nothing to complain about. Sometimes, I just have existential angst." -Meg Ryan
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"Body Art" is apllied liberally.
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Another photo-bomb by Captian Soncho.
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Moose-man and Ally while sitting in the middle of PCH waiting for fireworks.
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"The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper." -Bertrand Russell
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"Hey will you watch me do a few tricks? I wanna get sponsored." -This guy
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"Life is like a ten speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use." -Charles M. Schulz
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"Life is like riding a bicycle: you don't fall off unless you stop pedaling." -Claude Pepper
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"America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between." -Oscar Wilde
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"Well first of all, I think the phrase 'jump the shark' has jumped the shark. I read it in every article and I think that when Fonzie actually jumped the shark, 'Happy Days' was on the air for another five years." -Lisa Edelstein
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"Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell." -Edward Abbey
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They shut down the pier because the fireworks are launched from there.
Posted August 21st, 2013 by Maybe a slide show is in order?
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A Gentle Collision

I have an exhibition in Milan Italy coming up for anyone who may be around.
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Check out the Jerome Zodo Gallery website for the info.
Posted August 1st, 2013 by Ciao.
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