© Mark Shapiro


1979-1984

Most of these photographs were taken in Los Angeles (and Beverly Hills, Inglewood, Pasadena, Santa Monica and Torrance), but also some in Berkeley, Detroit and San Francisco. This current sequencing is merely provisional.

'Broadway' here refers to the blocks approximately from 4th Street down to 8th Street.

1. 9th Street and Hope Street, ca. summer 1979

2. Los Angeles Diamond Co., Broadway at 6th Street, fall 1983

3. 6th Street Bridge from 7th Street Bridge, ca. 1979

4. 5th Street near Flower Street, spring 1979

5. nightclub party, ca. summer 1979

6. Reagan-Bush election headquarters, Century Plaza Hotel, November 4, 1980

7. Los Angeles Diamond Co., Broadway at 6th Street, summer 1979 (he's holding a transistor radio)

8. Broadway near 4th Street, spring 1979

9. Christmas tree lighting, Hart Plaza, Detroit, November 1984

10. downtown, ca. fall 1979

11. Broadway, ca. spring 1979

12. Broadway, ca. summer 1979

13. Broadway, ca. summer 1979

14. Western Avenue at Santa Monica Boulevard, ca. summer 1980

15. near downtown, ca. summer 1979

16. Reagan-Bush election headquarters, Century Plaza Hotel, November 4, 1980

17. Frolic Room, Hollywood Boulevard near Argyle Avenue, November 7, 1980

18. Reagan-Bush election headquarters, Century Plaza Hotel, November 4, 1980

19. G. Ray Hawkins gallery, November 1980

20. Imperial Hotel, ca. fall 1979

21. ca. 1983

22. birthday party, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, October 18, 1980

23. Temple Auditorium, 5th Street near Olive Street, summer 1979

24. downtown, ca. fall 1979

25. Los Angeles Diamond Co., Broadway at 6th Street, spring 1979

26. 6th Street and Hill Street, summer 1979

27. bus stop, U.C.L.A., Hilgard Avenue at Strathmore Drive, fall 1979

28. Broadway, ca. summer 1979

29. downtown, ca. summer 1979

30. 6th Street and Flower Street, ca. fall 1979

31. Broadway near 7th Street, summer 1979

32. Olympic Boulevard and Hill Street, summer 1979 (he's holding an electric shaver)

33. birthday party, Beverly Hilton Hotel, October 18, 1980

34. downtown, ca. fall 1979

35. Hollywood Park, Inglewood, ca. fall 1979

36. Zero One gallery, fall 1983

37. Academy Awards, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, March 31, 1981

38. Temple Street and Spring Street, February 21, 1981

39. effigy of Ayatollah Khomeini, Doo Dah Parade, Pasadena, December 29, 1979

40. Navy Street and Pacific Avenue, ca. fall 1979 (the front end damage is unrelated to the accident pictured)

41. Chinese New Year parade, San Francisco, January 1982

42. 5th Street and Flower Street, spring 1979

43. downtown, ca. fall 1979

44. MacArthur Park, ca. 1983

45. Broadway at 5th Street, ca. fall 1983

46. Hollywood Boulevard, ca. fall 1979

47. counter-demonstration in favor of Reagan's Central American policy , ca. 1984

48. the Masque, more than a year after it closed, ca. spring 1979

49. Broadway near 7th Street, summer 1979

50. Grand Avenue at 8th Street, ca. fall 1979

51. Reagan-Bush election headquarters, Century Plaza Hotel, November 4, 1980

52. Cahuenga Boulevard around Franklin Avenue, ca. fall 1980

53. nightclub party, ca. summer 1979

54. Figueroa Street near Olympic Boulevard, ca. summer 1979

55. Westwood Village, ca. fall 1979

56. mudslides, Mandeville Canyon neighborhood, February 1980

57. May Company department store, Fairfax Avenue near Wilshire Boulevard, spring 1979

58. May Company department store, Wilshire Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue, spring 1979

59. liquor store, Olympic Boulevard and Figueroa Street, spring 1979

60. downtown, ca. fall 1979

61. Silent Movie Theatre, Fairfax Avenue near Clinton Street, spring 1979

62. Thanksgiving Day Parade, Detroit, November 22, 1984

63. Broadway, ca. summer 1979

64. bus rider, ca. spring 1979

65. downtown, ca. fall 1979

66. Santa Monica beach, summer 1980

67. Koreatown, ca. summer 1983

68. Main Street near 5th Street, summer 1979

69. Fairfax Avenue near Wilshire Boulevard, ca. spring 1979 (he's holding a transistor radio)

70. Armed Forces Day parade, Torrance, May 1980

71. outside of Pink Floyd concert, Sports Arena, February 1980

72. Wilshire Boulevard near Westwood Boulevard, ca. fall 1979

73. Broadway, ca. fall 1979

74. watching demonstration against Iranian government, Santa Monica Boulevard at Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills, November 9, 1979

75. Los Angeles Theatre, Broadway near 6th Street, summer 1979

76. Westwood Village, ca. fall 1979

77. Santa Monica Boulevard and Western Avenue, ca. fall 1979

78. 8th Street near Western Avenue, ca. 1982

79. Orlando & Orsini nightclub, fall 1983

80. acupuncturist Zion Yu, summer 1983

81. Bullocks Wilshire department store, Wilshire Boulevard at Westmoreland Avenue

82. winner of "The Village Idiot" contest, covered in marshmallow, Westwood Village, ca. spring 1980

83. Chinese New Year parade, San Francisco, January 1982

84. Detroit, November 1984

85. Fairfax Avenue near Rosewood Avenue, summer 1979

86. Broadway near 5th Street, ca. spring 1979

87. Palisades Park, Santa Monica, ca. summer 1980

88. downtown, ca. 1980

89. Berkeley Jazz Festival, Greek Theatre, University of California, Berkeley, May 1980

Notes:

29. Piece of litter removed from the sidewalk. (I don't always mind litter in a photograph, but in this photograph it appeared merely as a distracting blob.)

71. The top edge slightly extended to fabricate a tiny portion of the top of the 'M' on 'Memorial'.

88. [Shot on color film and converted to black and white.]

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