Arts/Artists Segment – August 10, 2019
09:00 – 10:00 AM
Hour 1 Seg 2 – Arts/Artists Segment
BARONE ART w/ Karen and Tony Barone re: @The Atrium, 69930 Hwy., 111, Rancho Mirage, CA.
– They do outdoor public art installations.
– K-9 “Wedding Party” @ the Atrium. 9 sculptures of different breeds of dogs. A wedding couple and the rest of the party.
– HOLD THE DATE: Oct., a wedding shower, a benefit for P.S. Animal Shelter. Brings cans of dog and cat food as a shower gift.
– HOLD THE DATE: Oct., a wedding ceremony w/ Simeon Den as the “bride” and Karen Barone as the “groom”.
– DISCUSSION of how each of the rabbits in the “Warren” were sponsored and after the installation @ the Atrium was over, the sculpture then went to it’s “forever home”. Now the dogs will do the same.
– DISCUSSION of the term and definition of “cultural tourism”. i.e. Large art installations are tourist attractions.
– DISCUSSION of large scale art installations are for the entertainment and enjoyment of all ages.