Tommaso Di Blasi

Evan Gamboa

Ghost Bikes: Honoring the Memory of Fallen Cyclists

The 43-year-old spray-paints bicycles a spectral hue whenever a bicyclist dies in the City of Angels. Then, near the crash site, he locks the white, pedal-propelled vehicles to a street sign to commemorate the lost life and help raise awareness of L.A.'s traffic violence. He calls these voluntarily constructed roadside memorials Ghost Bikes....
LA Weekly