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Catherine Opie, Old Ranch Road #4

Catherine Opie, Old Ranch Road #4, 2011, 20 x 26.5 in., inkjet print
Courtesy Regen Projects, Los Angeles © Catherine Opie
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salpal wrote:
I remember these floors from eons ago. What are they exactly??? PS> love the article and photos!
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crivera0202
Looks like terrazzo
May 3, 2012 at 3:41pm   
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salpal
Ahhh, I bet you're right! Thanks!
May 9, 2012 at 8:54pm   
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scarletthughes wrote:
Where did you buy the table and bench? - I love your table and bench. I am looking for a table like that. I love the wood element. I am from a country where tables like yours are in abundant but here in the state is like finding a needle in a bag of sand.
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We just got a table very similar. We live in Muscle Shoals, AL. There is a guy here that makes them and they are fabulous. His name is Robin Wade. My email is alexlease@aol.com. My name is Lisa Alexander. I can send you pics if you would like. He just made several pieces of furniture for the new american home in Orlando-(show house by Phil Kean). You can check out that web site too for pics.
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