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Posted: Friday, April 15, 2011 1:23 pm | Updated: 9:31 am, Wed Sep 5, 2012.

The statues created by Seward Johnson I wrote about in my previous blog have come to Downtown Lodi. 

Because I'm willing to give any medium the benefit of doubt, I took a side trip to School Street to check out our latest public art offerings.

I happened upon the old man reading a newspaper, whilst (yeah, I said, "whilst") being licked by a pup, situated near The Dancing Fox. There, I took a few pictures of the dog and codger.

A couple of women approached to take their own photos of the art.

"Aren't these something," said one woman as we passed.

"Nope. Still creepy," I said.

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1 comment:

  • posted at 8:36 am on Mon, Apr 25, 2011.

    Posts:

    I'm with you, Marc. It's a mix of the painted clothing/skin(on some) and being on our level.

    Celebrate the Harvest–up on a big base. Not painted. Not creepy.
    Kids in front of Cold Stone–painted. In my personal space. Very creepy.

     

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