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Blood In The Water, Art Stops Guns: A Peace Angels Project Initiative

Lin Evola | Posted 07.27.2016 | Arts
Lin Evola

I feel as if I have a responsibility as an artist to bring awareness to harm caused by guns.

Mighty Land Artist Michael Heizer Reveals a Softer Side: Heizer prints on exhibit at MCQ Fine Art, Las Vegas

Dawn-Michelle Baude | Posted 07.21.2016 | Arts
Dawn-Michelle Baude

Stop sneering at Nevada: we've got Michael Heizer. For almost five decades, the internationally renowned Land Artist has etched, dug, plowed and excavated the state.

Will The LA Art Market Overtake NY?

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 06.17.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Within the past 5-10 years, all eyes have been on Los Angeles as the new hot-spot for exciting growth in the art market. The location has quickly bec...

Contemporary Art ™ is a Now a 'Brand'

John Seed | Posted 05.29.2016 | Arts
John Seed

What's a brand? A singular idea or concept that you own inside the mind of the prospect." - Al Ries, chairman and co-founder, Ries & Ries Focusing Co...

Can the New SFMOMA Turn Tech-Bros Into Art Patrons?

MutualArt | Posted 05.13.2016 | Arts

Snøhetta expansion of the new SFMOMA. Photo: © Iwan Baan, courtesy SFMOMA. Art + Tech: Strategies for the Digital Age at the #newSFMOMA "I am the l...

Hauser Wirth & Schimmel Takes the Museum-Quality Exhibition to the Next Level

MutualArt | Posted 03.25.2016 | Arts

While Iwan Wirth describes the heart of the Hauser & Wirth enterprise as "a family business," it's no denying the gallery has considerable resources at its disposal.

Galleries of the Week

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 02.26.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Gagosian Gallery Taryn Simon On view until March 26 Gagosian will be presenting the works of Taryn Simon. This will be the artist’s first exhibit...

50 Shades of Black, 50 Shades of White

Edward Goldman | Posted 01.20.2016 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Hundreds of his small porcelain pots are meticulously arranged in vitrines with a very particular syncopated rhythm. The ever-changing space between them is as important in his work as the moments of silence between the words of a poem.

"The Heroine Paint" After Frankenthaler

Catherine Corman | Posted 01.05.2016 | Arts
Catherine Corman

Further distancing herself from the proud desire to make self-consciously 'great work,' Frankenthaler embraced the concept of the accident, folding it into her practice, working with it and coming to rely on it, as she said, "so that the whole surface looks felt and born all at once."

CultureZohn: Helen and Company

Patricia Zohn | Posted 10.21.2016 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

For many years, women artists and writers did their best to keep up with the guys. When the feminist movement came along, they resented being lumped into a category that defined them as "women artists." Helen Frankenthaler, a painter who is having a seriously revitalized pop culture moment, was among those who also resisted this label.

Urs Fischer's La Dolce Vita (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 09.22.2016 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

Gagosian Beverly Hills held an exhibition of sculptures and paintings by Urs Fischer on Tuesday, September 15th, from 6:00 to 8:00pm. Urs Fischer was born in Zurich in 1973, and lives and works in New York.

September LA, A Bursting Art Scene

Edward Goldman | Posted 09.08.2016 | Arts
Edward Goldman

In the many years I've been covering LA's art scene, I don't remember a September so chock-full of must-see exhibitions all over town. So, mark your calendars for this coming Saturday, September 12th, when six galleries will have opening receptions.

Top Art Exhibits to Catch In NYC, Spring/Summer 2015 Edition

Nana Meriwether | Posted 06.02.2016 | New York
Nana Meriwether

If your spring awakening has been slow to start, may I suggest a cultural catalyst to help; Ascend from your wintry slump with a visit to some of the city's current art exhibits.

Obtaining Self-Mastery at Frieze Week NYC (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 05.26.2016 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

Obtaining self-mastery or enlightenment during Frieze week is not an easy mission. Frieze Art Fair New York poses many challenges for art dealers, artists, collectors and its boosters, known as patrons. Most of this is psychological.

John Currin - No Fairy Tale (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 04.28.2015 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

The Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills held its pre-Oscar exhibition with New-York-based master painter, John Currin. Currin arrived with his wife and children by his side, and although this was his night to shine, he adoringly gave his family most of his attention.

John Currin at Gagosian, Beverly Hills: Women Artists

John Seed | Posted 04.22.2015 | Arts
John Seed

Earlier today I shared the link to John Currin's new show at Gagosian Gallery on Facebook and asked women artists to respond to the works in this exhibition.

CultureZohn: Picasso Threeway, Part III, Off the C(H)uff With Paloma Picasso

Patricia Zohn | Posted 01.26.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

I am very fond of my little dolls which are "mini-me's" and have a very special and dear meaning to me. But I like to look at my Father's works for what they are: Picasso's work and I am in awe of so many things he created.

Takashi Murakami After Tōhoku

Matthew Israel | Posted 12.22.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

Does religion exist at all in today's art world? Yes, but most often as documentary or anthropological art about religion. It's also been said that contemporary art viewing experiences are similar to traditional religious experiences.

Artist Turns Retro Children's Playgrounds Into Nostalgic Abstract Sculptures

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.15.2014 | Arts

In "Our Friend Fluid Metal," Nancy Rubins explodes an abandoned children's playground, sprinkled with thick, aluminum figures of grinning hippos, ride...

Paris Photo LA at Paramount Studios (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 07.06.2014 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

All the great international galleries filled the soundstages and open sets along the corridors and streets within Paramount.

Taryn Simon's "Bird's of the West Indies" at Gagosian Gallery (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 05.25.2014 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

On Thursday, February 27, 2014, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, held a pre-Oscar exhibition of Taryn Simon's Birds of the West Indies (2013-14). I was only able to capture the first hour of the largely-packed opening.

How Mobile Technology is Accelerating Online Art Growth

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 03.11.2014 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

The industry now features over 300 art e-commerce platforms, with 71 percent of all art collectors having purchased a piece online at some point.

Fame and Fortune, Three Hundred Years Apart

Edward Goldman | Posted 11.05.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

He looks rather ordinary, but he's young and obviously happy -why else would he be laughing so freely? He is a newcomer to LA, having arrived only a f...

Decoding The Art World's Most Expensive Gift Guide

ARTINFO | Posted 11.01.2013 | Arts

Holidays are upon us! And your friends have politely asked that no more Damien Hirst tchotchkes appear in their stockings. Seeing all those spotty but...

It's No Mistake: The Mistake Room Launches As a Landmark Art Organization in Los Angeles

Susan Michals | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Susan Michals

For a long time, Los Angeles has been sort of the Cinderella (think poor, but beautiful stepchild) of the art world.