It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood...
Grammy award-winning reggae and dub artist, Lee Scratch Perry, 78, & Subatomic Sound System performs during the 30th Annual Twilight Concerts at the Santa Monica Pier on Thursday, August 28, 2014. Lee Scratch Perry (official)
Dancers perform during the 11th annual Sri Lanka Day festival at the Third Street Promenade on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Sri Lanka Day is an annual one-day event presented by Sri Lanka Foundation showcasing Sri Lankan musicians, dancers, food and businesses. Since the first event in 2006, Sri Lanka Day has grown to become the largest event promoting Sri Lanka and Sri Lankan culture in U.S.A. In 2010, Sri Lanka Day attracted more than one hundred thousand visitors.
Sexy Hair employees walk along the Santa Monica shoreline to raise money and to helps cancer patients feel beautiful...one step at a time. (on Thursday, August 21, 2014)
The Venice Basketball League VBL honored Venice living legend Ron Beals during the 2nd annual Ron Beals’ Day at the Venice Beach Basketball Courts on Sunday, August 17, 2014. Ron Beals is a streetball living legend who starred in the movie White man can't jump and toured the world playing basketball with the Harlem Clowns. He started his career in 1960 in Chicago at Loyola University. Beals grew up playing against Sweet Water Clifton and Wilt Chamberlain. He has been playing at the Venice Beach courts since the 70′s.
Models play basketball at Venice beach during 2014 Venice Basketball League's 3rd Annual Bikini Ball on Sunday, August 17, 2014.
Fifty Firefighters pedal down the Santa Monica Pier completing the "Fire Velo Cancer Awareness Ride" on Saturday, August 16, 2014. The riders started the SF to LA trip on Sunday in San Francisco to raises awareness for firefighters battling cancer.
Fire Velo is a “Fire Department” based, cycling club. They are Firefighters riding for Firefighters. Their goal is to be a highly visible national cycling organization, participating in rides and charity events throughout the United States. All funds raised through Fire Velo helps provide financial assistance to fire department based groups and causes.
The exhibition captures a sense of the ephemeral and unique coming together of thousands of people to experience the art installations and performative artwork throughout the "Glow Zone, on the beach, in Palisades Park, and on the Pier. Photographs were taken at Glow, on July 19, 2008, September 25, 2010, and September 28, 2013. The selected images capture the unique qualities of the event, the art, artists, people, the beach and city and convey a sense of the night.
Exhibition runs through October 26, 2014