10.28.2014

Six Costumes I Won’t be Wearing


1. Creepy clown: Too obvious.

10.23.2014

Landlocked


Capt. Bob Payne’s Sea Treasures / Chincoteague, VA

I cannot see the sea.

10.22.2014

Ponies For Sale


Capt. Bob Payne’s Sea Treasures / Chincoteague, VA

10.21.2014

South of the Border Logo


Original creative concept for South of the Border logo with correspondence

Few roadside attractions are as iconic as South of the Border. That’s what makes this so fascinating. It’s the original conceptual sketch for the South of the Border logo along with correspondence between the designer and proprietor. The letters aren’t complete, but the feedback is timeless.

10.20.2014

Harmonic Discord

Bernar Venet, Arcs in Disorder
Grounds for Sculpture / Trenton, NJ

10.19.2014

Mine Men


Sterling Hill Mine / Ogdensburg, NJ

I get the canary in a coal mine thing, but ...
– Why does this dude have his shirt off?
– Why is this dude so buff?
– Why does this dude have a handlebar mustache?

10.18.2014

Hula G-Nome Project


World’s Third Largest Garden Gnome / Kerhonkson, NY

Hey buddy, sorry about the record.

10.17.2014

Thread the Needle

Andy Goldsworthy, Storm King Wall
Storm King / New Windsor, NY

10.15.2014

West Vegas

East Vegas? West Vegas? Can’t remember, but Nevada is the land of endless ditches.

10.12.2014

Ride Out the Rain


Carroll Gardens / Brooklyn

Wet morning means it’s time to move on.

10.11.2014

Skyscraper


A Touch of Modern, Achilles
Governors Island / New York, NY

10.10.2014

Call of the Wild


Mark Handforth, Painted Phone
Governors Island / New York, NY

10.09.2014

Nowhere to Hide


Jeff Koons, Lobster
Whitney Museum of American Art / New York, NY

10.08.2014

Roker’s 50th


TODAY Plaza / New York, NY

Al Roker got a blimpie for his birthday.

10.07.2014

Sandy, Sandy, Sandy


Roderick Romero, Oak Circle
Brooklyn Botanical Garden / Brooklyn, NY

Treehouse made of Sandy salvage.

10.06.2014

As-If


Pat’s Concrete Lawn Ornaments / White Marsh, MD

All we wanted was an armful of heads. Apparently, “As-if” is the new “As-is.”

10.04.2014

Pedro’s Postcards


South of the Border / Dillon, SC

10.03.2014

One Small Step for Bowman


UFO Welcome Center / Bowman, SC

10.02.2014

Aloha, Tybee


Aloha Gift / Tybee Island, GA

10.01.2014

Easy on the Art




Fish Art Gallery / Tybee Island, GA

If I owned a store it might very well look like a well-curated junkyard.