Alternative Reality (35 images)
Sometimes the real thing just won't do. A series of highly-stylized lotus blossoms at the lotus pool at Beverly Gardens Park, across the street from Beverly Hills City Hall – a temporary art installation – quite fake – quite impressive. The lotus pool has been there since 1907 and this was the last day of the gloriously fake lotus blossoms. It will be back to reality tomorrow. But the giant fake tulips – “Hymn of Life: Tulips” (2007) by Yayoi Kusama –...