The Beauty Of Pico/Robertson

From Robert Avrech:

It’s Friday, Baruch HaShem. Time to take a break from politics and terrorism. Time, once again, to take a stroll around my wonderful neighborhood here in Los Angeles and focus on the startling beauty that is everywhere.
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Found this beautiful industrial composition on the side of a building on La Cienaga Blvd.
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On Pico Blvd., I was transfixed by part of a wall that looks like an archeological dig.
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Street display from a Jewish-Persian store on Pico Blvd. This art falls under the heading of the classic Jewish-Byzantine-Elvis style.
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On a side street off Pico Blvd., I found this mellow yellow grill.

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Discovered these color-coded steel girders on Glenville, off Pico. They look like huge toys.

About Luke Ford

Raised a Seventh-Day Adventist at Avondale College in Australia, Luke Ford moved to California in 1977. He graduated from Placer High School in 1984, reported the news at KAHI/KHYL radio for three years, attended Sierra College and UCLA, was largely bedridden by Chronic Fatigue Syndrome for six years, and converted to Judaism in 1993. From 1997-2007, Luke made his living from blogging. Living by Beverly Hills (, he now teaches the Alexander Technique (moving the way the body likes to move). Lessons cost $100 each and last about 45 minutes. In 2011, Luke completed a three-year teaching course at the Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles. His personal Alexander Technique website is Luke is the author of five books, including: » The Producers: Profiles in Frustration » Yesterday’s News Tomorrow: Inside American Jewish Journalism
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