Every two months, Mountain Shadows presents a new exhibition in their gallery curated by Cece Cole. Lucas J. Knowles was the latest artist to have his work displayed in the Gallery, ABSENCE/PRESENCE, PRESENCE/ABSENCE.
Just wow… It’s hard to put such a remarkable sight into words. If you’re not actively searching for this place, you’d never know it existed, which I think makes it all the more special.
Let’s start out with a message from East Jesus.. “Please review our guide to survival in the East Jesus wasteland before you get yourself hurt or royally piss us off.”
I knew it was rich in history, but I wasn’t expecting it to be so artsy. Along the way there were so many places to stop offering unique photo ops, perfect to spice up your insta feed.
As the majority of the area surrounding Salton Sea turned into the ghost town it is today, Bombay Beach took a slightly different route.
How could a place that was sought out for its gorgeous beaches, drawing in celebrities such as Frank Sinatra, the Beach Boys, Jerry Lewis, and the Marx Brothers turn from paradise to a toxic ghost town in a matter of