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Charles Phoenix: Addicted to Americana
February 17, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm |
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 midcentury 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 Kodachorme COLOR! Your imagination will be inspired and your American spirit will soar! A reception and book signing will follow the presentation in the Meyerman Sculpture Garden where Charles will sign copies of his new book, Addicted to Americana.
Presented by Palm Springs Art Museum’s Photography Collection Council with support from Alcazar and Lenora Hume.