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Patronage 2.0 in Mexico City

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2014 | 6:59 PM

This weekend, Fundación Alumnos47 will present books from publishers at Printed Matter's LA Art Book Fair in keeping with its mission to promote independent publishing in Mexico. In my interview with Moises Cosio, Alumnos47's founder explains the genesis of the foundation, which has commissioned French architect Didier Faustino...

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New Art Hub Emerges Downtown

(0) Comments | Posted January 17, 2014 | 2:43 PM

With Night Gallery, François Ghebaly Gallery's new space, and The Mistake Room all within walking distance around East Washington, a new art hub debuts downtown this weekend.

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Joel Kyack, Old Sailors Never Die (still from video), video detail from sculpture, 2014, courtesy of the...

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Baldessari Portrait of Curator Sparks Short Story

(0) Comments | Posted January 14, 2014 | 4:09 PM

I don't remember when I first met the great novelist Frederic Tuten, but I know I was with my friend, editor Karen Marta. And while Bookforum has called his work "some of the slyest and most beguiling fiction ever to be described as experimental," Tuten, the man, is...

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SERIOUSLY GO: Agnes Varda at LACMA

(0) Comments | Posted October 24, 2013 | 6:49 PM

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"...before there was a French New Wave, there was Agnès Varda." -film curator Bernardo Rondeau

Join LACMA and Agnes...

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SERIOUSLY GO: Hammer Museum

(0) Comments | Posted September 26, 2013 | 6:11 PM

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Head to the Hammer Museum this Sunday to check out James Welling: Monograph and Forrest Bess: Seeing Things Invisible.

Start with brunch at...

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SERIOUSLY GO: Glendale

(0) Comments | Posted September 18, 2013 | 5:39 PM

With the exhibition L.A. Woman: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow at the Forest Lawn Museum, now is the perfect time to head to Glendale.

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L.A. Woman: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Forest Lawn Museum (Glendale)
Tues-Sun...

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SERIOUSLY GO: To a Gallery

(3) Comments | Posted September 12, 2013 | 8:06 PM

The fall art season is in full swing. Here is a brief list of free openings to pick from; for more listings click here.


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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

Brenna Youngblood, Honor Fraser Gallery (Culver City), 6-8pm. More info

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SERIOUSLY GO: Take Your Pick

(0) Comments | Posted September 5, 2013 | 8:01 PM

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Mid-City Highlights
Events include The 5th Annual Good Food Pie Contest at LACMA at 2pm, the Patio Sale:Art and...

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SERIOUSLY GO: East Side Art

(0) Comments | Posted August 22, 2013 | 3:24 PM

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East Side Roundup
Events on Thursday evening include The Grey Ones by performance trio WIFE at the Downtown Independent at 7pm. MOCA Grand Avenue screens the new documentary

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SERIOUSLY GO: Where Fashion Meets Food

(0) Comments | Posted August 1, 2013 | 3:52 PM

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TUESDAY, AUGUST 6

Hammer Conversations: Scott Sternberg and Kevin West
Hammer Museum (Westwood) 
7:30pm
This event is a discussion between Scott Sternberg and Kevin West....

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SERIOUSLY GO: Books & Beer

(0) Comments | Posted July 25, 2013 | 5:10 PM

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SUNDAY, JULY 28

Sleeper Hits ForYourArt: Brand Bookshop
Tavern on Brand (Glendale)
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SERIOUSLY GO: Galleries Heat Up Los Angeles

(0) Comments | Posted July 11, 2013 | 5:25 PM

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The weather is hot and there's a lot of art to see this week in Los Angeles. Here's some of what's going on Saturday in Culver City. For a full...

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SERIOUSLY GO: Artists' Books & Cookies

(0) Comments | Posted June 27, 2013 | 3:01 PM

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An exhibition of artists' books featuring Sqirl's specially made molasses, espresso chip, and valhrona fleur de del cookies throughout the day (while supplies last) and an opportunity to see...

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SERIOUSLY GO: LACMA Debuts New Look

(0) Comments | Posted June 6, 2013 | 11:58 AM

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Now dubbed the "Black Flower," this ambitious vision will be made public in an exhibition opening Sunday at LACMA as part of the...

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SERIOUSLY GO: Michael Govan in Conversation

(1) Comments | Posted May 30, 2013 | 1:18 PM

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Next week, two fantastic opportunities to see Michael Govan in conversation at LACMA.

"My whole career has been about the intersection between art, architecture and space. Art should not be in a...

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SERIOUSLY GO: MAY 23-29

(0) Comments | Posted May 23, 2013 | 5:29 PM

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SUNDAY, MAY 26


James Turrell: A Retrospective

LACMA (Miracle Mile)
10am-7pm
Opening day of James Turrell: A Retrospective, an exhibition exploring nearly fifty years in the...

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SERIOUSLY GO: MAY 16-22

(0) Comments | Posted May 16, 2013 | 1:46 PM

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SATURDAY, MAY 18

John Baldessari: Crowds
ForYourArt at 6020 Wilshire Blvd. (Miracle Mile)
5-7pm
Opening reception for Mixografia's latest collaboration with John Baldessari. The featured series, Crowds...

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PLAN ForYourArt: May 2-8

(0) Comments | Posted May 2, 2013 | 1:23 PM

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SATURDAY, MAY 4

William Wegman, Marc Selwyn Fine Art (Miracle Mile) 6-8pm. More info here.

Kirsten Everberg, 1301 PE (Miracle Mile), 6-8pm. More info here.

Pablove Shutterbugs Gallery Show, Kopeikin Gallery...

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PLAN ForYourArt: April 25-May 1

(0) Comments | Posted April 25, 2013 | 5:02 PM

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THURSDAY, APRIL 25

Gary Baseman's House Party, Skirball Cultural Center (Brentwood), 7:30-11 p.m. More info here.

Fly, LA><ART (Culver City), 7 p.m. More info here.

FRIDAY,...

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PLAN ForYourArt April 18-24

(0) Comments | Posted April 19, 2013 | 11:26 AM

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THURSDAY, APRIL 18

A Collection of Ideas... Crossfader: Listening Like a Sonidero, Santa Monica Museum of Art (Santa Monica), 7 p.m. Email celebrate@foryourart.com for you chance to...

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