Freeways and Overpasses: An Artist’s Muse, Part II


above: Ben Aronson‘s Closed Ramp, Westside Highway

There has been such an ongoing interest in a post I did months ago, called “Freeways and Overpasses; An Artist’s Muse”  that it’s time for Freeways and Overpasses; Part II. Read more

Freeways and Overpasses: An Artists’ Muse. Part I.


above: Wayne Thiebaud’s “Freeways”, 1978

Having grown up in California, the car culture capital of the world, and having done a lot of driving in my time (including two cross-country trips), I’ve grown accustomed to the sight of freeways and overpasses. I never found them ‘ugly’ as so many people claim. And I was happy to find that I am not alone in my opinion. Read more