Sober in Vegas: James Turrell’s Akhob

I’ll be sure to check this out next month when I’m in Vegas.

Sober In Vegas

Recently a friend and I had the opportunity to visit a very special secret place on the Strip….hidden deep within the walls of the Louis Vuitton at The Shops at Crystals in James Turrell’s Akhob.

louis v front of store.jpgThe exterior of Louis Vuitton at Crystals

James Turrell, who is known for his work with light, space and color, creates what I think of more as ‘experiences’ than traditional artwork.

Over the years I’ve seen few pieces and installations by Turrell, but Akhob is was by far my favorite of them all.

A reservation to see the artwork is required, and you should plan on booking at least month or two in advance.  You can make a reservation by calling (702) 730-3150. (FYI they are closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.)

Once you’ve got your date scheduled, you should plan at least an hour or two for the experience since the your Louis…

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