Memorable Images from the 1970s

If I were forced to pick one decade to live in forever, I’d pick the ‘70s. While the times were full of upheaval, long gas lines, nuclear meltdowns and ugly wars, it was really the last decade before consumerism/commercialism started accosting us at every available opportunity.

6. May, 1977

Produced with a budget of (only!) $11 million and released, the original Star Wars film earned $460 million in the United States and $337 million overseas, surpassing Jaws as the highest-grossing film of all time.

New paintings of a young artist

Hsin-Yao Tseng – artists who managed to get a bachelor’s degree at the Academy of Fine Arts in San Francisco. His talent surprises, soft colors and shades make his paintings breathe. Hsin-Yao Tseng is apparently in love with San Francisco.

Tentacles…

Seeing street artist Filthy Luker‘s enormous, cartoon-like green tentacles bursting out of buildings and emerging atop monuments brings a huge smile to my face. Honestly, awesome.