Rainmaker Fountain

Brokeback Fountain

The kinetic water sculpture created by artist David Morris was born out of a 1988 decree from then-mayor Sonny Bono for public art.

Winston Gieseke Current PSL, History

The Rainmaker Fountain was born out of a 1988 decree from then-mayor Sonny Bono for public art, and sits in Frances Stevens Park on the brink of Uptown Palm Springs.

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The Wild West That Never Was

With their shitkickers, six guns, and 10-gallon hats, the early denizens of Palm Springs 
lived out their cow-punching fantasies.

Kent Black Current PSL, History

The Western mythos of Palm Springs was an invention. Those who created and perpetrated this fantasy loved riding horses and loved the beauty and wildness of the desert.

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History in the Making

Nearly 30 years after its inception, the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum has 
broken ground. It’s a testament to the doggedness of chairwoman Millie Browne, who will stay true to her goal — if it’s the last thing she does.

Janice Kleinschmidt History

Millie Browne and her dogged determination helped bring the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians its new cultural museum, which broke ground this month and slated for completion in 2020.