chandelier_tree_kcet.jpg

Silver Lake's 'Chandelier Tree'

A neighborhood chandelier tree has become a mesmerizing attraction on West Silverlake Drive for the past six years.

The creator behind the magical abode is Adam Tenenbaum, a Silver Lake resident who probably pays more for his electricity bill than the ordinary resident.

The tree is a product of donations and purchases from swap meets and film sets. Tenenbaum says a lot of the chandeliers even have designated names.

Silver Lake's chandelier tree is just one example of art installed on private property throughout Southern California. KCET's Artbound has covered several art pieces found in Riverside, Altadena and San Diego.

This short documentary was captured by filmmaker Colin Kennedy, best known for directing "Pyrakantha," the story of a professional skateboarder navigating the streets of Los Angeles before the night sets in.

Featuring Interviews With:

  • Adam Tenenbaum, a Silver Lake resident

 

 

Category:

Get the free PBS App

Full Episodes

Upcoming Airdates

Under Pressure

Parents are willing to spend thousands to get the competitive edge in the college admissions process, but at what cost? Socal Connected takes a revealing look at the high stakes world of the for-profit education consultant business.

  • 2019-12-11T21:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-12-12T13:00:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-14T04:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-14T11:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-01-07T12:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-01-07T16:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-01-08T21:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-01-09T03:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2020-01-09T04:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-01-09T13:00:00-08:00
    KCETLINK

Cannabis Country

State and local regulators are overwhelmed and outgunned when it comes to closing down California’s poisonous pot pipeline.

  • 2019-12-17T12:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-12-17T16:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-12-18T21:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-12-19T03:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-19T04:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-12-19T13:00:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-21T04:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-21T11:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

Life In Plastic: California’s Recycling Woes

As California deals with the fallout of a global waste crisis, plastic manufacturers continue to spread misleading information about recycling, while spending big on lobbying efforts to keep their products on the shelves.

  • 2019-12-25T21:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-12-26T03:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-26T13:00:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-28T04:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2019-12-28T11:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

Who Killed Josiah?

A Humboldt town is polarized over allegations of racism and police incompetence surrounding the death of college student Josiah Lawson. 

  • 2019-12-31T12:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2019-12-31T16:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-01-01T21:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-01-02T03:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2020-01-02T13:00:00-08:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2020-01-04T04:30:00-08:00
    KCETLINK

Born to Run

The Los Angeles Jets youth track and field club is one of the oldest and most established running teams in California. It was founded in South Los Angeles in 1973 by then West Vernon Elementary school teacher Ron Moore.  Five years later James Robertson and Booker Woods joined as coaches and the team became one of the largest co-ed running groups in the city.

  • 2020-01-02T04:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD