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Louis XIV to Donald Trump: 'You Are Fired."

Edward Goldman | Posted 03.22.2016 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Small- and medium-sized works are not Schnabel's game. He goes for large, very large. Sometimes his ambition gets the best of him, but other times he's right on the money.

Minimalism, Maximalism, and a Severed Head

Edward Goldman | Posted 02.23.2016 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Thanks to the consistent efforts of one of the best Los Angeles art galleries, Blum & Poe, we started to learn in recent years about the Korean counterpart to this American minimalist movement.

5 Most Anticipated Exhibitions This Season

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 03.22.2015 | Arts

American artists go to Paris, while Tokyo celebrates one of its own. Here's our list of the five most exciting contemporary art exhibitions opening at museums around the world during the first half of this year.

Yoshitomo Nara Is Back And More Innocent Than Ever

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.13.2014 | Arts

Yoshitomo Nara's Neo-Pop visions, more likely than not depicting hyper-flattened girls with bulging eyes and troublesome smiles, will bring out the ki...

How Artists (and Gallerists) Survive, Part 6: They Go Surfing

Juri Koll | Posted 02.22.2014 | Arts
Juri Koll

I watch the film through the plexiglass that separates the shaping room from the rest of the gallery. It feels like being in the water, surfing.

PLAN ForYourArt: September 13-19

Bettina Korek | Posted 11.13.2012 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

The Future Please features selections from Holzer's work from the 1970s to the present in addition to her latest body of work, the Redaction Paintings. It's on view through October 27, 2012.

'The School of Things': Japanese Art c. 1970 Comes to Los Angeles

Julia Friedman | Posted 05.14.2012 | Arts
Julia Friedman

Blum & Poe is pleased to announce its forthcoming exhibition Requiem for the Sun: The Art of Mono-ha, which examines the postwar Japanese artistic phenomenon Mono-ha (School of Things).

To Tag Or Not To Tag

Edward Goldman | Posted 01.03.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Rudyard Kipling in one of his poems, more than a hundred years ago, famously said, "East is East and West is West, and never the twain shall meet." Hmm, I wonder what he would say if he had the chance to see the exhibition by Los Angeles artist Gajin Fujita at L.A. Louver Gallery. You want to see clash of civilizations? Here's your chance.

"49 Days": Zhang Huan at Blum and Poe

Posted 09.07.2011 | Arts

Zhang Huan's "49 Days," currently showing at Blum & Poe Los Angeles, presents a series of the renowned Chinese artist's new brick sculptures. Central ...

Between Death and Reincarnation: This Artweek.LA (June 6 - 12)

Bill Bush | Posted 08.07.2011 | Arts
Bill Bush


It Sure Isn't Pretty, but Boy is it Beautiful

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.30.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Known for a wide range of projects, in which he collaborates with other artists, musicians and writers, Steven Hull, in this latest show with the gallery, continues to demonstrate a rare ability to bring all his diverse interests under one umbrella.

PLAN ForYourArt: February 17-23

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

The MAK Center for Art & Architecture presents a performance by MAK Center Artist in Residence Patrycja German.

Gagosian Gallery Opens in Paris, Part 1

Nicole Garton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Nicole Garton

Some bloggers have claimed that the Paris gallery is a sign of the city's booming art scene, but I think it more accurately reflects Larry Gagosian's sensitivity to its growing market.

PARIS RISING: FIAC is more than an art fair - It's An X-Ray Of Paris' Vibrant Art Scene. (VIDEO)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

The Euro is spiking again, and so is Paris' reputation as a crucial destination for both casual art pilgrims and serious collectors. Its pedigree as ...

Plan ForYourArt July 1-7

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

On Friday, leading galleries in Chinatown open their doors for Box Scheme, the culminating exhibition of California Institute of the Arts' (CalArts) graduating MFA candidates.

Plan ForYourArt, February 25-March 3

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Each Week, ForYourArt highlights select cultural offerings throughout the week ahead to help you Plan ForYourArt, from post-feminist Mary Kelly to artist Mark Grotjahn.