June 2009

Articles

Horoscopes by Sheryl Nova

Horoscopes by Sheryl Nova

Financial Situations Make More Sense
Expect significant recovery in the banking sector this month. Planets aligned with Earth provide the rationale. It’s an excellent time to reorganize your personal financial systems and begin again to slowly build for the future. For personal services, e-mail me at sherrylnova@aim.com.
Editor's Letter June 2009

Editor's Letter June 2009

The desert has a wealth of action in the summer. Get out, take advantage of the great deals and sales, and enjoy the world-class attractions and culture.
Intelligencer - June 2009

Intelligencer - June 2009

When Palm Springs Art Museum screened the Global Lens film series last summer, most screenings almost filled the 433-seat Annenberg Theater. The 501(c)3 Global Film Initiative awards grants to independent filmmakers in Africa, Asia, Latin America, South America, and the Middle East. “These are not toe-tapping musicals,” says museum spokesman Bob Bogard. “They’re gritty and difficult to watch, but well-produced and incredibly interesting
PSST - Rising to the Occasion

PSST - Rising to the Occasion

The president and founder of Desert Jet in La Quinta points to Angel Flight, Corporate Angel Network, PilotsNPaws, and Special Olympics Airlift as a few examples of how pilots volunteer their time and skills.
PSST -  Rock Solid

PSST - Rock Solid

Cambria, the only producer of natural quartz surfaces in the country, made an unusual debut in the Coachella Valley: on the catwalk. Less than a month after opening a design center in Palm Desert, the Minnesota-based company showed off a few of its colors and patterns at Fashion Week El Paseo
PSST - Blown Away!

PSST - Blown Away!

When Tarinan von Anhalt spattered paint on the gold leaf-plated representation of the heraldic fawn of Margarete Klingler’s Austrian hometown in the Alps, master goldsmith and sculptor Klingler applauded. Oddly, Klingler brought the 6-foot Golden Chamois to Palm Springs specifically for that purpose. Even more unusual was von Anhalt’s method of application: using the blast of air from a jet engine to disperse the paint.
Under the Hawaiian Sun

Under the Hawaiian Sun

A bright sense of place permeates every view of President Obama speaking in his home state
My curiosity about how the raw intensity of the Hawaiian sun plays out visually upon form and atmosphere and what that blazing light reveals drew me toward the seed concept of an art show. I was contemplating creative venues to explore this idea when presidential candidate Barack Obama arrived in Hawaii in August 2008 for a rally and a well-deserved vacation.
Detours - Orange County

Detours - Orange County

Rugged Coastline, Polished Style
A dollop of history garnishes every bite of Orange County. Modern media hype the region to a cliché wealth and status, but the richness of “The O.C.” landscape and its cultural pleasures offer a cornucopia of delights.
Home Is Where the Art Is

Home Is Where the Art Is

A photographer, a writer, and A coUple of sculptors place themselves in environments that inspire and fuel their creativity
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