Posts tagged surf
L is for La Jolla
Seaside California neighborhood and the location of Andy Warhol’s 1968 San Diego Surf film.
San Diego Surf, 1968/1996, by Andy Warhol
S is for Stoked
Surfer parlance for wave excitement — and the name of the rad board book by Claudia Lebenthal and Daniel H. Stark.
Greg Noll Surf Shop, Hermosa Beach, 1963. Photo by Leroy Grannis
C is for California
Land of sun, surf, skateboards and…hour-long traffic.
Photo from the Stay Cool series by RJ Shaughnessy in Milk and Honey
C is for Collage
A graphic cut-and-paste hybrid of elements, as seen in artist Tony Caramanico’s surf journals.
Teddy by Tony Caramanico
M is for Martin Parr and Miyazaki, Japan
Home to the world’s largest indoor watermark, as photographed here by Martin Parr.
The Ocean Dome, Miyazaki, Japan, 1996. © Martin Parr/Magnum Photos
S is for Sun-Kissed
And surf and sand and the Sixties — the ingredients to Ron Church: California to Hawaii 1960 to 1965, a book of vintage surfing photographs by the legendary lensman.
N is for New Music
Best Coast — an American surf band we are listening to now.