Daily Archives: August 3, 2015
GG, Spookarama with Lauryl and Hardy Up There, 2015, Mixed Media on Paper, 22-x30- cover

Musings on Spook-a-Rama: Garrol Gayden and Coney Island

Coney Island, often considered one of the lasting remnants of “Old New York,” is a seaside amusement park celebrated for its playful, homespun, dilapidated, and almost spooky charm. After World War II, the park’s popularity declined and it suffered from years of neglect. Over time “outsiders” flocked to the park to celebrate otherness and differences […]