homage to Simon Rodia
Noah Haytin was born in 1975 in the San Francisco-Bay Area and
earned his MFA from California State
University at Long Beach in 2003. His travels for research and
Artist Residencies have taken him across the United States as well
as to Turkey, France, England, Spain, Germany, Italy, Dubai,
Holland, Morocco, and others. He currently splits his time between
living and working in Marrakech, Morocco and California.
The Cultural Affairs Department, through the Watts Towers Arts Center,
provides diverse cultural enrichment programming through tours, lectures,
changing exhibits and studio workshops for both teachers and school
children. Each year, thousands of people are attracted to the Towers'
site for the Simon Rodia Watts Towers Jazz Festival and the Watts Towers
Day of the Drum Festival.
For further information on the Watts Towers of Simon Rodia located
at 1761-1765 East 107th Street call the
Cultural Affairs Department (213) 473-8493 or
the Watts Towers Arts Center and tours
call (213) 847-4646 fax (323) 564 7030
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Accommodations for disabilities are available upon 72-hour notice for
department events/programs. Information in alternative formats also
is available upon request.
Call +1 (213) 473-8343 or TDD (213) 473-8339.
Other artists inspired by Simon Rodia's Watts Towers