Chris Burden was a conceptual Artist living here Los Angeles.  He died in his home today.

You may not be familiar with his name, but if you’ve driven past the Los Angeles County Museum of Art along Wilshire, you are familiar with this work:

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Urban Light at LACMA.

 

The "Celebrating Cannonball Adderley" Tribute Concert at LACMA.  The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

The “Celebrating Cannonball Adderley” Tribute Concert at LACMA. The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

Urban Light (2008) at LACMA, and West Los Angeles on April 27, 2012.

Urban Light (2008) at LACMA, and West Los Angeles on April 27, 2012.

 

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Urban Light (2008) at LACMA, and West Los Angeles on April 27, 2012.

 

LACMA Visit April 2013

 

Urban Light ?

 

The "Celebrating Cannonball Adderley" Tribute Concert at LACMA.  The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

The “Celebrating Cannonball Adderley” Tribute Concert at LACMA. The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

 

The "Celebrating Cannonball Adderley" Tribute Concert at LACMA.  The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

The “Celebrating Cannonball Adderley” Tribute Concert at LACMA. The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

 

The "Celebrating Cannonball Adderley" Tribute Concert at LACMA.  The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

The “Celebrating Cannonball Adderley” Tribute Concert at LACMA. The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

 

The "Celebrating Cannonball Adderley" Tribute Concert at LACMA.  The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

The “Celebrating Cannonball Adderley” Tribute Concert at LACMA. The first LACMA Jazz Concert of the year.

For more on him and his life, click on over to the Los Angeles Times.