Charles Phoenix: Addicted to Americana
October 20, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm |
Live Comedy Slide Show Performance Celebrating a Classic and Kitschy American Life and Style
Prepare for your national pride to swell when Ambassador of Americana, Charles Phoenix launches retro pop culture into the stratosphere!
With his keen expertise, unbridled enthusiasm and eagle eye for oddball detail, Charles shares the very best of his retro road-trip discoveries and colorful kaleidoscope of found vintage Kodachrome slides and swirls it up into a marvelous mashup of mid-century of stories and glories of spectacular space-age style, amazing attractions, local landmarks, roadside wonders, festive foods, crazy car culture, futuristic transportation and more galore all in glorious Kodachrome COLOR!
Your imagination will be inspired and your American spirit will soar!
Following the performance, Charles will sign copies of his new book, Addicted to Americana, in the Meyerman Sculpture Garden while you enjoy a lovely wine reception.
Presented by the Palm Springs Art Museum’s Photography Collection Council.