Category Archives: graffiti

Justin Krietemeyer Opening at This Gallery in Highland Park

Kenzie S. and I hit the This Gallery last night for the opening of “Oh Snap” by artist Justin Krietemeyer.   They had beer, so I had a nice buzz going before we hit La Cuevita. This Gallery recently opened … Continue reading

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Gringo’s Guide To Highland Park Gangs

No, dear Gringo that’s not  afternoon fireworks you’re hearing, that’s gunshots.  Yes, our little hipster hamlet has a teensy weensy gang problem.   This past summer there were 14 gang related shootings within as many days, I know totes scary … Continue reading

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Alleyway StreetART Redux

Certainly an enjoyable evening last night at the the Second Saturday Art Gallery Night.  Our fave, as always was the Avenue 50 Studio exhibits, can’t go wrong with wine and clementines.   We dug the style of Googie Style by … Continue reading

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Second Saturday Gallery Night Takes to the Streets

Tonight is the Second Saturday Gallery Night, when the many art galleries in Highland Park open their doors to the public.  Hipsters will be mingling around York down Avenue 50 and along Fig.   Put on your scarves and blazers … Continue reading

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