F For Fortissimo at ODD ARK- LA

F For Fortissimo, Cassette Release Event ODD ARK -LA, Los Angeles   By Patrick Quinn The Oxford Dictionary has two definitions for the term “Happening”. The first simply describes it as an event or occurrence, but it was the second definition that came to mind during a recent event at the ODD ARK-LA Gallery: “A partly…

The Desert Lighthouse: A Mojave Dream Come True

The Desert Lighthouse: A Mojave Dream Come True by Genie Davis   On an unnamed road in the middle of the desert, where the sky undulates like a wave in the heat and the desert floor could be a midnight black ocean at night, the Desert Lighthouse, 50-feet-tall and a graceful beacon of light, rises.…