Las Vegas, city of razzle-dazzle

And jarring juxtapositions

Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirrored Room at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, through June 30, 2019

started this post intending to critique Las Vegas. Call it fake and off-putting. Excessive and bleak at the same time, lacking in any real culture other than money. And it is all that.

But the truth is, I sorta liked it. I had a lot of fun there and found it curiously charming — a place where there is little pretension and few social…