The Anthropomorphic Imagination of Lara Meintjes On Display at Viento y Agua

When Lara Meintjes sees someone driving down the street, her first thought is that they would look so much cooler if there was a raccoon on their shoulder or if their face was a deer head instead. “This is just the world I live in,” says the Long Beach-based artist with perpetually hot-pink hair who turns her peculiar thoughts about strangers and friends into hand-drawn anthropomorphic portraits.

Stan DeWitt: A Level Of Fearlessness

 

Stan DeWitt, Minister of Music at Grace First Presbyterian Church, will be performing with Moonshine this Saturday evening at Viento y Agua. In this interview he speaks about his development as a songwriter, the Concert Series he’s been producing for several years, and the benefits and challenges of becoming fearless.