Port of Los Angeles Unveils its Most Unique Ship Yet


SAN PEDRO, CA.- The Port of Los Angeles has unveiled a new public art sculpture, titled “Ship in a Bottle,” one of several planned public art installations underway as part of the LA Waterfront redevelopment project. Created by internationally-acclaimed artist Mark Dion, “Ship in a Bottle” is permanently installed at the South end of a newly completed 1,200 linear foot section of Cabrillo Way Marina Phase II, a short walk south from 22nd Street Landing. See map. “The L.A. waterfront public art program focuses on creating a unique experience, destination and sense of place to the waterfront, and making a connection between art, the region and residents here,” said Port Executive Director Geraldine Knatz, Ph.D. “This wonderful piece of public art does just that.” Putting a contemporary twist on an historic and romantic seafaring craft, Dion’s larger-than-life “Ship i