Friday, May 29, 2020
 

Los Angeles Police Question Painter


Alex Schaefer’s depiction of a Chase branch going up in flames drew the attention of L.A. police, who asked if he was a terrorist. He said the work was a metaphor for the havoc banking practices have caused the economy.

Thanks to our LA-based friend, Michel Martinez, for sending this story along.

Via the LA Times.

 

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