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Chris is an illustrator and printmaker based in Los Angeles. He's worked as an artist in both feature and television animation and has contributed illustrations to publications and children's books.

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The old LA zoo ruinsOpened in 1912, the Griffith Park Zoo existed until 1966 when it shut down to make way for the new LA zoo. Now the ruins of the old cages still remain and the area attracts picnicking visitors and young adventurers who love to explore the old animal habitats.

The old LA zoo ruins

Opened in 1912, the Griffith Park Zoo existed until 1966 when it shut down to make way for the new LA zoo. Now the ruins of the old cages still remain and the area attracts picnicking visitors and young adventurers who love to explore the old animal habitats.

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