Watts Towers, Los Angeles Photos
Built by Simon Rodia between 1921 & 1954 of found materials including porcelain, glass, seashells mounted as mosaics on steel towers, this folk art is now a State Historic Park.
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|Watts Towers (1921-54) folk art. Los Angeles, CA. Architect: Simon Rodia.||Watts Towers detail of steel structure with cemented skins of shards of pottery, glass, shells. Los Angeles, CA.||Open spires of Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.||Fanciful shapes of Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.|
|Towers & wall of Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.||Mosaic wall of Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.||Bottles & plates embedded on Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.||Mural of Black Cultural Center at Watts Towers. Los Angeles, CA.|
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