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Lawdale Art Center – Mark Ponder: A Time to Celebrate

A Time To Celebrate is the title of Mark Ponder's installation at Lawndale Art Center. Colorful streamers, balloons, confetti, presents, refreshments — they're all there. But wait! There's also blood and desiccated bones, the skin of a fox and images of dying animals. The artist tells us what exactly is it that we're celebrating …



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Artist Mark Ponder chats about his piece, A Time to Celebrate, with Bob Stevenson.

Image from the installation; courtesy of Lawndale Art Center.