Snail Invasion: Installing The First Wave

Some photos of a few of the artists installing the Snail Invasion street art project. From left to right, Oscar Onsurez, Ivan Hernandez, Yadira Prado, and Richard Chavez were in my group.  Since I had the camera, they’re the ones getting famous today.  Oh well… more installations to come. This is a series, showing how…

Snails: An Artful Invasion

The EC artists are embarking on a new project—public art.  The project was initially inspired by an image of J. Seward Johnson’s public art piece “Awakenings” depicting a giant embedded in the earth, struggling to free himself as he wakes.  The image inspired conversations about the differences between public art and “private” art.  Who is…