My GPS zigged and zagged me out north of Joshua Tree to the ten-acre piece of land where Noah Purifoy worked during his final years.
A lot of large scale desert art is created by inspired amateurs. Purifoy, however, was a noted artist.
The white structure in the background is entitled Ode to Frank Gehry
Drinking fountains for whites and coloreds
The blue walls are made of stacks of still-folded Sunday newspapers