Miro, Constellations series, The Beautiful Bird Revealing the Unknown to a Pair of Lovers," 1941
Basquiat, "Riding with Death"
Thiebaud, "Urban Freeways"
Diebenkorn, "Ocean Park"
Ernst, "The Entire City"
just to give you an idea of where I'm coming from...
some WWII euro surrealism, so california cityscapes and some new york whatever was going on in the 80s.