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Report: Jeffrey Deitch Planning Julian Schnabel Retrospective At MOCA

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Everything that Jeffrey Deitch says seems calculated to make a splash. And so it was the case Thursday night when the director of the Museum of Contem...

CELEBRITIES ARE ARTISTS TOO: Jim Carrey Rents Studio Space From Schnabel

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Having made great art with his putty face and eloquent posterior, Jim Carrey is also applying his talents to the canvas these days, even renting studi...

A Q&A With Rachid Benzine

Julian Schnabel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Julian Schnabel

We can be truthful in our endeavors, search for objectivity, keep a critical eye, but if we forget we always are -- despite our best intentions -- in a subjective space, we are lying to ourselves and to others.

Keep Barnsdall Under LA City Operation

ArtScene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ArtScene

To have one hegemonic curatorial voice in a city as diverse as Los Angeles, especially when that voice is funded so strongly by one benefactor, is dangerous and delimiting.

WATCH: Tamra Davis On Capturing 'The Radiant Child,' Jean-Michel Basquiat

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

Today we take it for granted when seeing graffiti art in a posh gallery, but arguably the first artist to channel the urban street frequencies of his ...

LA Times Waits 30 Years to Confront MOCA on Artist Selection

Mat Gleason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Mat Gleason

I wouldn't again pay $6.50 for parking to see the retrospective of Dennis Hopper curated by Julian Schnabel currently on view at the Geffen wing of LA MOCA.

Art Versus Entertainment: The Gap is Essential

Bill Lasarow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Bill Lasarow

The encounter between artist and audience is far more ambiguous and problematic in the art world than in the entertainment industry in spite of about a half century of critical and art world exertions to that distinction.

Low Double Standards: Review of Dennis Hopper Posthumous Art Opening

Fine Arts LA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Fine Arts LA

At the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, the opening of "Dennis Hopper: Double Standard" felt more like a cinematic tribute to Los Angeles stereotypes than a serious exhibition. 2010-07-20-hopperphoto.jpg

Rubbernecking: Work Of Art, Episode 6 -- "Open to the Public"

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Work of Art is Bravo's newest Project Runway knockoff with all elements intact except we're swapping out a fashion career for that of a professional artist.

MOCA: 'Double Standard'

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

When Jeffrey Deitch, director of the museum, announced plans for his first exhibition -- the tribute to filmmaker and artist Dennis Hopper -- it was met with some disappointment.

Alexander Siddig Is Part of Julian Schnabel's Latest Cinematic Canvas

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ashley Wren Collins

"I am so confused about who I am in my life now, it's not even funny!" This joyful lament is that of the tall, dark drink of water that is actor Alexander Siddig, star of Cairo Time.

ARTIST REFLECTIONS: Julian Schnabel Turns Camera On His Life

flavorwire.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Julian Schnabel was an art-superstar before turning his hand to writing, music, film, and architecture. A true renaissance man, Schnabel is now toutin...

Schnabel's Basquiat Drove Me to Paint

Liz Markus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Liz Markus

After grad school, when everything was in its right place, I quickly got down to not painting. Then one day I rented Julian Schnabel's Basquiat.

Dennis Hopper To Be First Exhibition At Deitch's MOCA

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Jeffrey Deitch has scheduled his first exhibition as the incoming director of the Museum of Contemporary Art. Reached by phone last night after a flig...

Seen and Heard in New York: Paulo Szot, Liv Ullmann, Jacques d'Amboise, Julian Schnabel

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jane Levere

Szot and O'Hara will perform a concert version of songs from five Lerner and Loewe musicals, Camelot, Paint Your Wagon, Gigi, Brigadoon and My Fair Lady.

Cleansing My Life on the Clean Program

Martha McCully | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Martha McCully

I used to diet, now I "cleanse." Even though supposedly toxins don't exist, I want them out of my body. So if there is a new cleanse, I'm on it. Literally. After all, it's not about losing pounds, it's about being healthy.

Is There a Market for Artists' "Seconds"?

Daniel Grant | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Daniel Grant

What does an artist do with work that isn't quite up to his or her standards? The solution for most artists is just to keep their misfires in storage, which only postpones a decision.

Dennis Hopper: The Ouroboros of Art

Lisa Derrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lisa Derrick

Friday, Dennis Hopper got his star on Hollywood Boulevard. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce had tried for years to give him one, but he declined the honor until now, in what are obviously his last few weeks of life.

His Name Was Craig: Growing Up as an Artist With Craig Kauffman

Lisa Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Lisa Adams

Though Craig will best be remembered for his 1960's Finish Fetish work in vacuum-formed three-dimensional plastic, I remember him best for his manner and quality of drawing.

UPDATED: Julian Schnabel's Palazzo Chupi Suffers From Downturn (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Julie Satow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As the Manhattan real estate market gets pummeled, artist and filmmaker Julian Schnabel's Pompeii-red Palazzo Chupi, a five-unit building in the West ...

Artistically Challenged: How the Economic Crisis Impacts Artists

Ambria Miscia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ambria Miscia

For many artists, I predict this recession will have no effect whatsoever -- after all, we've been living like vagabonds for years and have it down to a science!

The Painter Directs: Julian Schnabel And The Diving Bell And The Butterfly

Kimberly Brooks | Posted 02.15.2012 | Arts
Kimberly Brooks

I watched The Diving Bell and the Butterfly the other night. I couldn't wait to sink my eyes into what I knew would be a visual extravaganza by paint...

Paralyzed And Free

Susan Smalley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

Yet soon the letters flow with greater speed and within the 2 hour film, I found the pace of communication acceptable, I had slowed to Bauby's pace of living, I became content in his world as did he. Schnabel brought Bauby and me to the same place, a place of gratitude for humanity, magnified by the stillness of a body.

Oscar Nominees Lunch: Hopeful The Show Will Go On

AP | David Germain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Optimism was in the air among Academy Awards nominees -- both on their films' prospects and the chances that Hollywood's crippling writers strike wil...