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Field Trip Day 4-15-2018 : King Tut Exhibit @ California Science Center

Hi it's been a long time since I've posted anything about my day trips.Β  Before I would put up bunches of pictures, now I have compiled it into a nice little video which will be whole lot easier to view rather than scrolling down through each and every individual pics.Β  I guess this is what… Continue reading Field Trip Day 4-15-2018 : King Tut Exhibit @ California Science Center

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Field Trip Day 11: The Broad Museum

After months of waiting I finally nabbed the coveted ticket to the newly opened Broad Museum in Downtown LA, located right across an older cousin the MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art). Opened in September of last year this new museum boasts of larger collection of modern post WWII era and contemporary art by legendary and… Continue reading Field Trip Day 11: The Broad Museum

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Field Trip Day 10 : The Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

Located in Santa Ana, California, the Bowers Museum houses an eclectic collection of ancient cultural artifacts of Pre Columbian, Pan Asian, Pacific Islands, and early California paintings. Β Named after Charles Bowers, who was a land developer in the 1800s the Mission Revival styled building was opened in 1931 and originally devoted to the history of… Continue reading Field Trip Day 10 : The Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

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Field Trip Day 7 : The Bunny Museum

What started out as a bunny plush gift from her husband gradually turned into a passion for collecting all things hoppity hop for Pasadena resident Candace Frazee and her husband Steve Lubanski.  First opened in 1998 it currently holds the Guiness World Record for the largest collection of rabbits and rabbit products. The museum is… Continue reading Field Trip Day 7 : The Bunny Museum

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Field Trip Day 6 : The Getty Villa

Before the grandiose Getty Center of Santa Monica made its appearance in 1993 showcasing a huge collection of arts owned by the late oil tycoon / art enthusiast J. Paul Getty, there was the smaller first cousin that first built in 1954 at the heart of Pacific Palisades, the Getty Villa.  Built to replicate the… Continue reading Field Trip Day 6 : The Getty Villa

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Sketch Gallery 3: Spirits and Headhunters @ Bowers Museum

Here are some sketches done on one of my recent trip to Bowers Museum, this was from an exhibit of artifacts from Oceanic regions (sorry I forget the names they are hard to memorize.). These are masks worn for rituals and ceremonies by various tribes of the indigenous nations. There were more but I was… Continue reading Sketch Gallery 3: Spirits and Headhunters @ Bowers Museum

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Sketch Gallery 2: Animal Mummies @ Bowers Museum

Since grade school I had quite the fascination for all things Ancient Egypt. I'd check out every book available at the library and drowned myself in the land of pyramids, pharaohs, and mummies. And since then whoever there was an exhibition of Egyptian artifacts open in a nearby museum I was sure to go. This… Continue reading Sketch Gallery 2: Animal Mummies @ Bowers Museum