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Nobel Prize In Literature Goes To... Musician Bob Dylan!

Edward Goldman | Posted 10.18.2016 | Arts
Edward Goldman

A most welcome surprise of the last week was the announcement that the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Bob Dylan. Yes, to Bob Dylan! -- one of the most esteemed and beloved American musicians.

Happy Art Memories of 2015

Edward Goldman | Posted 12.29.2016 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Now that the year is almost over, it feels like a good time to say, "Thank you for the memories, 2015." And I'm talking, of course, about good art memories.

Looking for Art: From Downtown to the Ocean

Edward Goldman | Posted 08.25.2016 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The last several weeks turned out to be -- for me -- not only the hottest but the busiest weeks of the year. Good friends of mine sweet-talked me into organizing an exhibition in a small but ballsy art museum in El Segundo.

El Segundo Museum of Art: Scratch Exhibition

Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre | Posted 08.05.2014 | Los Angeles
Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre

Many years ago, art collector, Ed Sweeney, began taking notice of a young man, Juan Carlos Munoz Hernandez, a sculptor and graffiti artist.

Edward is Right, Edward is Wrong?!?

Edward Goldman | Posted 08.03.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

There is a special reward for me, as an art critic, doing these weekly Art Talks, and it is getting your responses --whether you agree or disagree wit...

Erotic Art vs. Pornography. Graffiti Art vs. Vandalism.

Edward Goldman | Posted 07.27.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Watching a museum exhibition in the process of being installed --with artworks being unwrapped and moved around --is not necessarily the most interest...

Los Angeles Latino-Influenced Art Is the Focus of a Documentary and Museum Show

Lisa Derrick | Posted 07.01.2014 | Latino Voices
Lisa Derrick

Los Angeles: A city of glaring contrasts and contradictions -- multi-million dollar homes and abject poverty. It has libertine lifestyles and harsh, s...

Silence, El Segundo Museum of Art

James Scarborough | Posted 04.11.2014 | Arts
James Scarborough

As befits an art space that calls itself a 'lab,' the interior of the El Segundo Museum of Art is sparse. In the center of the space rests a chair and, piled with art books, a small table. The walls are lab white, the ceiling high.

This Is What Happens When A Nudist Club Goes To See A Nudie Exhibit

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.24.2013 | Arts

This is what happens when a nudist club goes en masse to view a nude art exhibition. The results are glorious. On July 20 the Southern Californ...

Art Adventures This Side of the 405

Edward Goldman | Posted 07.21.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Now, with summer upon us, are you ready for a little bit of adventure? Art adventure, that is? I heard good things about a group exhibition at Ben Mal...

Andy Warhol Foundation Stands Up For The Little Guy

Posted 02.05.2013 | Arts

In 2008, the Sanctuary for Independent Art, a small media arts organization based in the lower-income town of Troy, New York, made news when it was ab...