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Flying Colors

Bruce Helander | Posted 11.12.2014 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Ron Burkhardt's curiously handsome and codified new geometric-inspired works create a zigzag jigsaw puzzle of communicative compositions that keep the viewer guessing until the final piece falls into place.

Into the Woods... With Giuseppe Penone

Edward Goldman | Posted 10.07.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

One hopes that this happy marriage between visual art and theater performance will continue to flourish in LA.

This Was New York's Art Scene In The 1980s

artnet | artnet News | Posted 09.25.2014 | Arts

This piece originally appeared on artnet News. By Christina Rees Robert Longo’s drawing of Cindy Sherman The big ‘80s show that just op...

Kim Chang-il's Arario Museum Opens in Seoul

MutualArt | Posted 11.19.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

The new museum will create an innovative arts space for introducing both Korean and International contemporary artists to the Korean art world and public.

Frieze New York 2014

MutualArt | Posted 07.08.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

This week marks the third year of Frieze New York, the London fair that went head-to-head with the tradition of the Armory Show and took NADA and Pulse with it, subsequently asserting itself as a "fair" contender.

Driving, Dancing, and Flying in and Around LA

Edward Goldman | Posted 04.27.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

If you live in Los Angeles and don't like driving through the maddening spread of streets and freeways of this metropolis, you don't live in the sam...

The Artist Multiple: A Collector's Source List

MutualArt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

But what is great about editions and multiples, is that they are meant to be more accessible and fun. These often whimsical objects can lend a breath of creativity to the more functional areas of life -- like kitchenware, rugs, jewelry and furniture.

Happy Birthday, Barbara Kruger!

Posted 01.26.2013 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Barbara Kruger, the subversive female artist known to harness the power of print media in her bold, declarative artworks. In ...

Amanda Palmer At 9:30 Club: HuffPost DC Top 5 For September 12

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 09.12.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 1. Amanda Palmer At 9:30 Club Her music may not be everyone's cup of tea, but Palmer knows how to put on a capti...

Sept. 11 National Day Of Service

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 09.11.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 1. National Day Of Service At Freedom Plaza If you can't make make it downtown to volunteer, there are events thr...

LOOK: Barbara Kruger's 'Belief+Doubt' At Hirshhorn

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.21.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Hirshhorn Museum's Barbara Kruger exhibition, 'Belief+Doubt' is huge. Literally. Earlier this year the museum staged "Song 1," an...

Barbara Kruger Invades The Hirshhorn

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.21.2012 | Arts

Barbara Kruger made a name for herself in the 70s through subverting the powers of print media. After working in design at Conde Nast and Mademoiselle...

Museum Evacuated After Security Guard Dies

Posted 08.20.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden was evacuated on Monday afternoon after a security guard reportedly died of a se...

Barbara Kruger Exhibit At Hirshhorn: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 20

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.20.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 20 1. "Belief + Doubt" At Hirshhorn The new Barbara Kruger exhibit opens today. Gigantic, Orwellian messages that have t...

No Artists Left: Ed Ruscha Leaves MOCA Board

Posted 07.16.2012 | Arts

Ed Ruscha is the latest artist to resign from the board of the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, leaving no artists left on the board. The t...

2011's Doomsday Cinema, Part I: Melancholia @ 49th NYFF plus Gainsbourg on Von Trier & Lars' NYFF 47 Press Conference (VIDEO)

Michael Vazquez | Posted 03.14.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

In anticipation of 12/21/12, this past year saw a return of the doomsday film. Melancholia was an okay end-of-the-world movie, but for this fan, it was not a very good Lars Von Trier film. Perhaps a third viewing is in order.

What Do 10 Famous Artists And Critics Have To Say About Love?

editorial.huffingtonpost.com | Posted 01.10.2012 | Arts

1. "Love involves a peculiar unfathomable combination of understanding and misunderstanding." (Diane Arbus) 2. "Painting is like making love. Yo...

Top 11 Auction Shockers Of 2011

Bruce Helander | Posted 02.06.2012 | Arts
Bruce Helander

The annual fall auctions have just taken place during the week of 11-11-11, and so we've picked the top 11 priciest bombshells from the final "hammer price" tabulations.

Richard Prince Covers Jackson Pollock at Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.14.2011 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

To imagine Richard Prince doing drip paintings in honor of Jackson Pollock is too linear a concept for what Prince does in Guild Hall's new exhibition.

PLAN ForYourArt: May 12-18

Bettina Korek | Posted 07.11.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Getting Upper charges twenty-six designers with re-imagining a letter from the alphabet, using the illegibility and deconstructive nature of graffiti as their starting point.

Emi Fontana: Why an Italian Is Producing Great Public art in L.A.

Max Padilla | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Max Padilla

Emi Fontana's non-profit West of Rome has been producing stellar public art displays of the works of Cindy Sherman, Barbara Kruger and Olafur Eliasson.

PLAN ForYourArt: January 6-12

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

There has never been more worldwide attention on the creative culture of Los Angeles.

Under Construction: Photography and the Word

Carrie Yury | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Carrie Yury

Artists such as Barbara Kruger, Jenny Holzer, and Ed Ruscha have famously used language to deconstruct the icons and apparatuses of modern society. Ho...

Suggestions for Improving the Kim Kardashian Cover of W's Art Issue

Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Carol Hartsell

Why would Barbara Kruger, one of the seminal feminist artist icons of the past century, collaborate on a W cover featuring It- monster Kim Kardashian?

Blythe Danner in My Brilliant Divorce at Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The actress Blythe Danner can do anything, and in the one-woman play, My Brilliant Divorce by Geraldine Aron, she does: pirouetting, leaping, laughing...