Artist Kii Arens: Live/Work Studio

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April 27, 2010
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  Kii Arens at home. He is as cool as the glasses suggest.
    Kii Arens at home. He is as cool as the glasses suggest.
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  A stack of the artist's work sits in his live/work space's front window.
    A stack of the artist's work sits in his live/work space's front window.
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  Arens' cupcake painting sits below a poster for his Hollywood Bowl art show. Dog toys and computer parts round out the vignette.
    Arens' cupcake painting sits below a poster for his Hollywood Bowl art show. Dog toys and computer parts round out the vignette.
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  Kii recently scored these flat files. Too bad his poster collection won't all fit.
    Kii recently scored these flat files. Too bad his poster collection won't all fit.
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  His newest obsession: velvet paintings. He created this one depicting gay icon Charles Nelson Riley.
    His newest obsession: velvet paintings. He created this one depicting gay icon Charles Nelson Riley.
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  A portrait of Grace Jones, by Niagra, sits on top of a locker bank.
    A portrait of Grace Jones, by Niagra, sits on top of a locker bank.
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  A giant beanbag sits below his recording studio, a futuristic structure built by his father in the 1970s.
    A giant beanbag sits below his recording studio, a futuristic structure built by his father in the 1970s.
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  While doing research on a poster of Madonna, Kii showed me this book on Erte. All good research involves beer, as seen in the trash can.
    While doing research on a poster of Madonna, Kii showed me this book on Erte. All good research involves beer, as seen in the trash can.
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  Kii's guitars and keyboards. And a toy piano and motorcycle helmet thrown in for good measure.
    Kii's guitars and keyboards. And a toy piano and motorcycle helmet thrown in for good measure.
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