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Surface to Air : Los Angeles Artists of the 60s (VIDEO)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 06.24.2014 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

Genevieve Day, Director of Kayne Griffin Corcoran. Photo by EMS. On Tuesday, May 27, 2014 I had the great opportunity to film "Surface to Air: Los...

Judy Chicago on the ImageBlog

Judy Chicago | Posted 06.01.2014 | Arts
Judy Chicago

Judy Chicago Bronze Flowering Head 2013 Patinated bronze, lacquer and flame worked glass on acrylic base, 15” x 16” x 16” © Judy Ch...

Judy Fiskin: The Hammer's Summer Blockbuster

Tom Teicholz | Posted 07.29.2014 | Arts
Tom Teicholz

In keeping with summer being the season for superhero sequels, the Hammer Museum is presenting "Made in L.A. 2014," its second biennial selection of contemporary artists working in Los Angeles.

What's Better Than Fireworks? Feminist Fireworks, Of Course

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.17.2014 | Arts

Everyone's favorite feminist art pioneer is in New York City this month, hosting a stunning exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum. And it wouldn't be a re...

One Of The Art World's Most Iconic Feminist Artists Turns 75 Years Old

Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.04.2014 | Arts
Katherine Brooks

This is the year of Judy Chicago. In honor of her 75th birthday this July, the iconic feminist artist is hosting what she calls a "dispersed retro...

The Art Fairs of Frieze Week 2013

MutualArt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

It's London's turn in the great art fair cycle, and Frieze and its satellites have descended upon the British city for the eleventh year. As expected, the powers behind Frieze have a world class line up of special exhibitions, film and a sculpture park that will pair contemporary and historical pieces.

Happy Birthday, Judy Chicago!

Posted 07.20.2013 | Arts

In honor of Judy Chicago's 74th birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the artist's life and work. Today is the...

Judy Chicago: The King Of Hearts

Posted 03.01.2013 | Arts

HuffPost Arts&Culture is celebrating Women's History Month with the help of our favorite artists -- female artists, of course. Every day of March we'r...

Happy Birthday Judy Chicago!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of feminist art pioneer, Judy Chicago. As an artist, Chicago has sought to master an array of artisan skills, pursuing needlewor...

Why I Loved My Ultra-Religious Wedding

Judy Batalion | Posted 07.03.2012 | Weddings
Judy Batalion

My big fat Orthodox Sephardi wedding taught me that there are things in Jewish tradition and law about femininity, gender and sexuality that are relevant, resonant and hugely interesting to me.

Women Honored At Sackler Center First Awards

Posted 04.19.2012 | Arts

Yesterday 15 women were honored at the fifth anniversary of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum. The "firstees," a...

Haiku Reviews

Posted 03.31.2012 | Arts

HuffPost Arts' Haiku Reviews is a monthly feature where invited critics review exhibitions and performances in short form. Some will be in the traditi...

Judy Chicago's Unseen Early Works

Posted 02.28.2012 | Arts

This collection of minimalist little joys may be the last thing you'd expect from the woman famous for her large-scale feminist installations, Judy Ch...

Palm Springs Contemporary Art Fair Offers Surprises

Posted 02.17.2012 | Arts

The Palm Springs Fine Art Fair started today and runs until Feb. 19th; it coincides with Modernism Week, an "11-day celebration of mid-century modern ...

Have A 'Romy & Michele' Weekend!

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.19.2012 | Los Angeles

FRIDAY Pyrotechnics Performance What: Most well-known for her installation "The Dinner Party," made up of hand-painted table settings dedicated to w...

Influential Feminist Exhibition Comes To LA

Posted 02.17.2012 | Arts

Not long ago, women had to fight to earn the title of artist. But the Woman's Building changed that. The Woman's Building was founded in 1973 by ar...

The Craziest Dry Ice Since Your 6th Grade Science Fair

Posted 02.01.2012 | Arts

Do you remember your first time you saw dry ice? Mine was in a punch bowl as part of a Halloween school dance. There was something inherently magical ...

Beyond The White Cube: Mary Anna Pomonis Takes On Elizabeth Taylor's Diamonds And Hot Rod Paint

Yasmine Mohseni | Posted 02.27.2012 | Arts
Yasmine Mohseni

I spent some time with artist Mary Anna Pomonis as they installed her first solo show in Los Angeles. Here is a peek into the messy madness.

From Victim to Victor: Women Turn the Representation of Rape Inside Out.

G. Roger Denson | Posted 03.08.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

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PLAN ForYourArt: October 6-12

Bettina Korek | Posted 12.07.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

In the late 1950s and early 1960s, Larry Bell, Billy Al Bengston, and Betye Saar were emerging L.A. artists, and the Natural History Museum exhibited the work of all three.

How LA Grew Its Art

Tom Teicholz | Posted 11.15.2011 | Arts
Tom Teicholz

"Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A. 1945-1980" makes the case for the many ways in which Los Angeles has been a partner, catalyst and home to a unique, prolific and influential artistic vision.

Review of Rebels in Paradise

Michael Roth | Posted 10.01.2011 | Books
Michael Roth

Rebels In Paradise has some interesting things to say about the development of a distinctive Los Angeles gallery world, with its connections to the entertainment industry and the burgeoning museum culture.

Feminist Art Collection Donated To Penn State

AP | Posted 08.08.2011 | Arts

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State's library will be home to an art-education collection donated by noted feminist artist, author and educator Judy Chic...

!W.A.R.: Fighting the Politics of Exclusion by Documenting a History of Women's Art (and Much More)

Penelope Andrew | Posted 07.31.2011 | Entertainment
Penelope Andrew

Hershman Leeson asks the audience? "Can you name three women artists?" She took her camera into the streets where flabbergasted subjects exiting world-class museums struggle to name names. A few, tentatively, produce, "Frida Kahlo?"

Feminist (R)evolution in Brooklyn: Reclaiming Women for Pop

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

Niki de Saint Phalle's Black Rosy is an iconic work representing the shadow of Eros that would be repressed by feminist criticism in the years to com...