McMenamins Crystal Blocks 2016 — photo 46 of 50: Before the Crystal Hotel was opened by McMenamins in 2011, the historic (built 1910) building, located on an entire wedge-shaped block between West Burnside and SW Stark Streets, and SW 12th and 13th Avenues in downtown Portland, Oregon, was home to two infamous nightclubs: Club Mecca and the Desert Room. This painting by McMenamins artist Jenny Joyce depicts those days. October 2016. Camera used: Olympus OM-D E-M5 with Panasonic Lumix 12-35mm f/2.8 zoom lens.
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