Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room Adventureland Disneyland, CA I don't really have any childhood nostalgia for the Tiki room, but I certainly grew to appreciate it's so very 1960s charm. It's also the Jazz Singer of themed attractions, paving the way for the modern animitronic featured heavily in most of Disney's attractions ever since. I'm not a big "let's make a theme park a museum" type of guy, but I think the original Tiki Room in Disneyland may be one of a handful that deserves…
Lomography - Leeteg Paintings at the Tiki Bar
They have the worlds largest collection of Edgar Leeteg paintings, in the world! This recently revived Tiki Bar at the Waldorf Hotel also features a completely Analog sound system, DJ's every night and great cocktails.
Tahitian Terrace, September 1962
Here is a series of slides (with more to come!) showing the wonderful Tahitian Terrace in Adventureland! Stouffers sponsored several restaur...
Disneyland Tahitian Terrace Publicity Illustration Artist: Paul Hartley, 1962. Image from the 1996 Anaheim Museum exhibit "Tiki: Native Drums in the Orange Grove", a survey of Polynesian Pop-style in Orange County, California. Curated by Los Angeles artists Kevin Kidney and Jody Daily.
Just a blog about the things i love, all things kitsch! If it's tacky, ugly, campy, cutesy, quirky or wonderful, you'll find it here. You'll also find some vintage and retro things as well. What is Kitsch? Kitsch is pleasingly distasteful. It's melodramatic, overdone, gaudy and tacky or sentimental and folksy. It's so bad that it's cool. Kitsch is either cutsey fun or hideous ugliness, depending on the viewer's opinion. Enjoy the kitsch!