If the visual tender of the Strip is spectacle — distracting, frenetic, desultory spectacle — then “Akhob” is the opposite of that. Its enveloping bath of light immerses, calms and unifies the faculties.
Let’s set aside the controversy over individual/state/federal rights for a moment and say you’re someone who appreciates that public lands are preserved for your camping, fishing, hiking, hunting and rock-climbing pleasure.
Frequent DC contributor Greg Thilmont was hanging out at the Art Motel at Life is Beautiful Fest the other night shooting some video. He sent us this photo of a pile of accoutrements destined for installations, including a large, sparkling red rabbit with gold ears.