The Mosaic Tile House
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Four Hours: Venice

The Mosaic Tile House

Artist Cheri Pann helps guest Bernard Giraux pose with mosaic tile wings at the Mosaic Tile House, which she and her husband own.

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The Mosaic Tile House

Cheri Pann and Gonzalo Duran are the owners of the iconic Mosaic Tile House on Palms Boulevard in Venice. Their home has been a staple in Venice for over two decades, and the couple offers tours on the weekends.

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The Mosaic Tile House

The Mosaic Tile House began in 1994 when Cheri Pann purchased a single-story home and expanded it with her partner Gonzalo Duran.

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The Mosaic Tile House

An exterior shot of the Mosaic Tile House.

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The Mosaic Tile House

Cheri Pann and Gonzalo Duran pose in the reflection of their Mosaic Tile House, a destination gallery and studio space in Venice.

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The Mosaic Tile House

Bernard Giraux hugs artist Cheri Pann and her husband Gonzalo Duran hugs Eveline Lamige before the pair leave the Mosaic Tile House in Venice after visiting from France.

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Abbot Kinney Boulevard

A man rides a scooter past Kreation Organic Kafe & Juicery on Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

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Mural on Abbot Kinney

A mural by Isabelle Lago, nicknamed as Isabelle Gorilla, can be seen on Abbot Kinney Boulevard as well as throughout Los Angeles.

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Mural on Abbot Kinney Boulevard

People walk in front of Gjelina, a popular restaurant on Abbott Kinney Boulevard.

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Jake and Luigi

Luigi the rescue dog is carried by his owner Tyler along Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

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Salt & Straw

Dania Costella eats ice cream with her dad Ryan as two girls walk outside the ice cream shop Salt & Straw.

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The Venice Canals

A black swan boat sits outside of a home alongside the Venice Canals.

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The Venice Canals

The Venice Canal Historic District is known for its man-made canals, which were built in 1905 by developer Abbot Kinney. Today the canals are a popular tourist destination.

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The Venice Canals

The Venice Canal Historic District is known for its man-made canals. The canals were built in 1905 by developer Abbot Kinney as part of his Venice of America plan, with a goal to re-create the appearance and feel of Venice, Italy, in Southern California.

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Venice Beach

Artists set up photo booths alongside the Venice Beach Boardwalk.

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Venice Beach

Martin Squires, owner of Kapowui surf lessons, helps customers with a surfboard rental. Kapowui has been providing lessons and rentals to Venice Beach for 10 years.

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Luis Alfredo

Luis Alfredo Suarez comes out to Venice from Compton to hang out with friends regularly.

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Tim Caldwell and Vinh Trinh

Tim Caldwell, co-founder of the Venice Beach Knights chess club, plays a game with Vinh Trinh.

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Painting by Joe Rios

A painting by Joe Rios lays next to his paint stand on Venice Beach Boardwalk.

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Venice Beach

A man rides his bike onto the Venice Beach Boardwalk in front of the Samesun hostel.

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Nicky the Healer

Nicky the Healer works with a customer at his booth on Venice Beach Boardwalk.

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The Venice Beach Boardwalk

Vendors are packed in along the Venice Beach Boardwalk.

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The Calypso Tumblers

Tourists watch the Calypso Tumblers perform on the Venice Beach Boardwalk. The Tumblers have been performing in Venice and New York for over 25 years.

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Alena Dawn

Alena Dawn works out at Muscle Beach. 

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Sashoy Blake and Ike “Catcher” Musitz

Sashoy Blake poses with Ike “Catcher” Musitz, an actor and regular at Muscle Beach.

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Muscle Beach

Men work out at Muscle Beach Gym in Venice.

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Paddle tennis players

Women play paddle tennis at the POP tennis courts in Venice Beach.

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