Joined: Mar 25, 2002
From: Tiki Island, above the Silverlake
|Posted: 2007-04-14 1:52 pm  Permalink|
Help! Urban archaeologist alert !!!:
On 2006-12-19 09:43, Chongolio wrote:
When I was down in the L.A area going to my ol buddy's party in the San Fernando Valley. I drove past this apartment complex which was right down the street in the vicinity of Variel and Saticoy.
Has anyone been there since and found it ? I procrastinated, but when I found myself in the area yesterday, I finally went to photograph it--but searching on, and several blocks around Saticoy and Variel yielded NO result! I hope it has not been torn down/remodeled! I really wanted to use it for my Tiki Shirt book, since that Tami mask ( taken from the classic "Art of The South Seas" book, BOT p.247)
was used repeatedly throughout Polynesian pop,
...and at the last Hukilau I photographed a gentleman wearing THIS fine shirt:
What a great tie-in! I called information and there is no "Polynesian Apartments" listed in Canoga Park. It would be a bummer if I missed it by mere months!!! Damn...
Local Tiki Agents, Heeelp!
[ This Message was edited by: bigbrotiki 2007-04-14 13:54 ]