iOS app Android app

Jeffrey Deitch

Conversations With Michelle Joan Papillion

Rai Mensah | Posted 12.11.2014 | Arts
Rai Mensah

Everyone heads to Basel with many different intentions in mind. However, the one thread that connects each and every attendee is their appreciation for art and its creators.

Arty Partying At Pioneer Works' Village Fête

Youyoung Lee | Posted 07.06.2014 | Arts
Youyoung Lee

Live music aside, perhaps the most entertaining part of the evening was counting the number of ridiculously attractive people in attendance.

Rockstars, Museum Endowments and Longevity

Scott Stover | Posted 03.19.2014 | Arts
Scott Stover

From Paris to Los Angeles, it is surprising that dinner conversation in the art world shifts its focus from the museum to the museum director. Jeffrey Deitch disappeared as the conversation centerpiece as all talk is about the new director, Philippe Vergne, who will save MOCA.

The Women Of Global Street Art

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.04.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

An international team of heavy hitting women in street art are the centerpiece of the Wynwood District this weekend as Jeffrey Deitch returns to Miami...

Deitch's Grand Return To New York

nytimes.com | CAROL KINO | Posted 08.21.2013 | Arts

Last month Jeffrey Deitch resigned as the director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Although he won’t step down immediately, the art...

At the Getty: Tripping into the Fourth Dimension

Edward Goldman | Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

If you are a movie buff, the name of the German director Werner Herzog will definitely ring a bell for you. A rather loud bell, and with a strange, ...

Dylan On Deitch: Reinventing The Experience Of Art

Jesse Dylan | Posted 09.25.2013 | Arts
Jesse Dylan

Jeffrey Deitch brought an original voice to the art scene in Los Angeles. Whether or not you're a fan of his style, we can all agree that he was responsible for a set of provocative, interesting and unexpected exhibitions that enriched our experience of art.

It's Official: Big Changes Coming To The LA Art World

Posted 07.24.2013 | Arts

The rumors are true: Jeffrey Deitch's time in the city of angels has come to a close. In a statement emailed to the Huffington Post, officials at ...

Out with the Old, In with the News

Edward Goldman | Posted 09.22.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The rumors about Jeffrey Deitch's inevitable exodus from his position as director of MOCA have been circulating for months. But in the last couple o...

Big Changes In The L.A. Art World...

Posted 07.23.2013 | Arts

L.A. Weekly's Dennis Romero reported last night that Jeffrey Deitch, the controversial director of Los Angeles' Museum of Contemporary Art, is leaving...

Jeffrey Deitch Is Leaving MOCA

The Informer | Posted 07.23.2013 | Arts

Jeffrey Deitch, controversial director of MOCA, is parting ways with the contemporary art museum, a source with knowledge of the situation tells the W...

Art Basel Hong Kong Debate (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Kalup Linzy | Posted 08.07.2013 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

All photos by Vincent Fung and Desmond Cheung from HYPEBEAST On May 22, I headed to Hong Kong to perform, present, and premiere new work at a ...

'WE ARE ALL FREAKS'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.31.2013 | Arts

"It's intense in Portland. The sky is gray," Chris Johanson comments abruptly in the middle of our interview. The Los Angeles-based artist, who is hav...

MOCA To Stay Independent

Posted 03.19.2013 | Arts

Following partnership offers from LACMA and the National Gallery, the Museum of Contemporary Art just announced its plan to continue as an independent...

What's Behind MOCA's Plan to Ditch LACMA for the NGA? We Have No Clue

ARTINFO | Posted 05.14.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

The last week has been something of a rollercoaster of news about the Los Angeles museum world. First, after months -- years, even! -- of financial tu...

LACMA To Dull Down MOCA?

Mat Gleason | Posted 05.08.2013 | Arts
Mat Gleason

The big story out of the Los Angeles art world is that the Los Angeles County Museum of Art has proposed acquiring the financially troubled Los Angele...

The 10 Worst Reviews In Arts&Culture This Year

Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts

Is there anything more satisfying than a deliciously scathing review? While a negative critique may not affect the artist's success, we can sometimes ...

PHOTOS: Kicking Off Basel!

Posted 02.04.2013 | Miami

Art Basel Miami Beach doesn't open the doors for previews until Wednesday night, which meant one thing: Tuesday night was for parties. Chief among the...

Congratulations! Jeffrey Deitch and Larry Gagosian Have a New Bundle of Joy: Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld

Malcolm Harris | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts
Malcolm Harris

While some of the elements of the art opening haven't changed, what appears to separate Mr. Restoin-Roitfeld from the past, and even the present, may be his seemingly effortless marketing strategy and business model execution.

Art Wars: MOCA Versus LACMA

Mat Gleason | Posted 12.10.2012 | Arts
Mat Gleason

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art has quietly taken the lead in this city as the most interesting art museum. The Norton Simon still has, picture for picture, by far the best collection. The Getty still has the most money. MOCA and the Hammer are in a tussle for the hipness crown.

Barry McGee's Glorious Bay Area Takeover

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.18.2012 | Arts

Scrappy, irreverent, political and progressive, Barry McGee's artwork seems like it could have only been born in the Bay Area. Since attending San Fra...

How to Argue with a Deitch-Basher

Mat Gleason | Posted 10.10.2012 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Like conservatives who write pleasant histories that ignore segregation and child labor, Deitch-bashers speak of the good old days at MOCA that were more insider and downright icky than most anything old Mitt Romney could be hiding.

Artist Group Creates Petition To Save MOCA

Posted 07.25.2012 | Arts

Yesterday Robert Storr wrote for HuffPost Arts about "the ongoing fiasco" at the Museum of Contemporary Art in LA, but we urge you to not give up on t...

MOCA And The Art Of Being Unreasonable

Robert Storr | Posted 09.23.2012 | Arts
Robert Storr

The urgent task is to save MOCA while it is still possible. Anything less will be a tragedy for Los Angeles in its struggle to match London, New York, and the cities of the future in Asia and the Middle East

MOCA and LACMA: That's Entertainment!

Tracey Harnish | Posted 07.23.2012 | Arts
Tracey Harnish

A friend of mine said that she thinks the main reasons for LACMA's swarm of weekend museum-goers these days, can be attributed to easy parking and lots of nice outdoor hang-out space. Me? I think it's because of the spectacular attractions.