A Look at BoldPas :: An Art Takeover of Old Pasadena

This past Saturday, Old Pasadena was taken over by a series of large-scale art installations for an exciting event known as BoldPas. The one-day interactive exhibition featured 13 colorful installations placed throughout the historic alleyways of Old Pasadena. The event also incorporated a number of live painters, walking tours, and art activities for all ages. Highlights included a wall of live moss and a series of touchable sculptures covered in synthetic fur. Kelley Anderson’s “Moss Wall” was inspired by the Japanese tradition of Tanzaku, or traditional wishing tree. Visitors were invited to write down their wishes on small pieces of colored paper and hang them from branches affixed to the moss. Max Coppola’s “Fur Figures” were a big hit with the kids. His playful sculptures invited viewers to touch and even sit down on one doubling as a wacky chair.

 

 

You Might Also Like...
Recent Posts

UCLA Report Predicts Continued Weakness in Real Estate Market, Local Realtors Say Otherwise

By Donna Balancia Demand for housing in California is weak and new housing construction is expected to slow throughout the state, including in Pasadena, in 2019 and 2020, according to a new economic study by UCLA. But local Realtors say the outlook remains sunny for existing home sales in the Pasadena area. In his latest… Keep reading

The Buyer Wanted The House And The Car. The Seller Countered With The Cat.

By Neal J. Leitereg In today’s market, more than 80% of sellers make concessions to close the deal, according to Zillow. The most common concessions include appliances, repairs and price reductions, but can occasionally involve a unique item or circumstance. Perhaps the most famous concession was attached to the 2016 sale of the Playboy Mansion…. Keep reading

Deasy Penner Podley Welcomes Partner Zach Stevens

deasypennerpodley is excited to announce Zach Stevens as a new agent to our Pasadena family. Zach Stevens comes from a diverse and unique sales background. After receiving his degree in Business Administration with a minor in Communications he worked for over a decade at a global publishing firm. This experience provided him with a depth of… Keep reading