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Come Participate in Mr. Brainwash's 'Art Show 2011'

Gregory Linton | Posted 12.13.2011 | Los Angeles
Gregory Linton


LA's Day In The Sun

Edward Goldman | Posted 12.06.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Just in time for an explosion of exhibitions in museums and galleries all over Southern California, two new art fairs were launched in LA last week. It was a great marketing coup for both, for Art Platform, the bigger and more ambitious of the two, and for Pulse Art. Guilty as charged, I had a chance to see only Art Platform, and was impressed by the roster of dealers and the art they had on display. Here, I will join the chorus of people impressed with Art Platform organizers for raising the bar for all art fairs in our city.

PHOTOS: Women, Interrupted: Jill Greenberg's 'Glass Ceiling'

Posted 12.05.2011 | Arts

Jill Greenberg's new show, entitled 'Glass Ceiling', features professional synchronized swimmers in stilettos, their heads bursting out of swimming po...

WATCH: Jason Schwartzman Hallucinates John Baldessari's Head In Short Film

Posted 11.30.2011 | Arts

Art anxiety plagues many a thoughtful person. It is the fear that asks over and over again: what if I just don't get it? Who better to address this af...

LA's Bid For A World Class Art Season

Adam Gross | Posted 11.30.2011 | Arts
Adam Gross

What does it take for a city to be recognized as a world class art center? A strong and influential artistic legacy. An expanding art scene. New ...

Entire Eames Living Room Comes To LACMA

Posted 11.14.2011 | Arts

There is a good chance Pacific Standard Time (PST), a Los Angeles-wide exhibition initiative tackling every major art movement from 1945-1980, will ti...

PHOTOS: Sweet And Sinister Painting And Sculpture At Obsolete Gallery

Posted 11.12.2011 | Arts

'Power in Each Step,' a new show at Obsolete Gallery in Venice, probes the depths of birth and death. Marianne Kolb paints isolated portraits of a...

PLAN ForYourArt: September 8-14

Bettina Korek | Posted 09.08.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Beatrice Wood: Career Woman is a comprehensive survey and new assessment of this seminal artist who made a remarkable body of ceramic luster ware until just a few years before her death in 1998 at the age of 105.

Wake Me Up When September Ends: This Artweek.LA (September 5-11, 2011)

Bill Bush | Posted 11.07.2011 | Arts
Bill Bush


PLAN ForYourArt: August 25-31

Bettina Korek | Posted 10.26.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Celebrate local museums at Museums Matter Night at Dodger Stadium with a night of baseball, fireworks, and lots of museum love.

PLAN ForYourArt: August 11-17

Bettina Korek | Posted 10.12.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

SUPER iam8bit is both the name of an exhibition opening and a book that will go on sale for the first time during opening night.

When Showing Off Is the Name of the [Art] Game

Edward Goldman | Posted 10.11.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman


Patrick Lee: Deadly Friends

Tracey Harnish | Posted 09.26.2011 | Arts
Tracey Harnish

These portraits are startling contemporary insights into the society of men. These are men who clearly have lived lives of intensity and peril and are part of a society that signals their wounds with physical visuals.

My LA: Finding The City’s Beauty And Ugliness With Anna Deavere Smith

| Heather Wood Rudulph | Posted 09.24.2011 | Los Angeles

Who: Anna Deavere Smith
 Current LA Gig: The New York writer/actress/director (and veteran of TV and film) is performing her latest one-woman sho...

Assault On The Myth Of Banksy: 'Lush Sells Out In LA'

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 09.23.2011 | Arts
John Wellington Ennis

International street artist Lush opened his show in downtown Los Angeles with as much fanfare and contempt imaginable. Making bold, often savage comm...

PLAN ForYourArt: June 23-29

Bettina Korek | Posted 08.22.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Piero Golia's Constellation Paintings derived from an incident in 2010 where a taxi-driver smashed his car directly into Golia's house following an argument over a fare.


Mike Selsky | Posted 08.14.2011 | Arts
Mike Selsky

PLAN ForYourArt: March 3-9

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

For their third and final Engagement Party, the League of Imaginary Scientists present the Zephyr Experiment, inviting museum visitors to join in a hands-on experience of invention and experimental wonder.

Great Art Inspired by Homer and Cartoons

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman


PLAN ForYourArt: January 20-26

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

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

WEST COAST ART: L.A.'s Art Boom From Broad To Resnick | LAUREN A. E. SCHUKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

On a crisp evening on Wilshire Boulevard, pop star Christina Aguilera is leading the parade down the red carpet. Tom Hanks and his wife follow, along ...

WATCH: New Museum Showing Controversial Art Banned From Smithsonian

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

After House GOP Leader John Boehner forced the Smithsonian to remove an excerpt of artist David Wojnarowicz's video "A Fire in My Belly", other museum...

Arts Lust: Naming a Blog

Allan M. Jalon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Allan M. Jalon

I'm naming this blog Arts Lust. My cousin Roger claims to have done a deep-diving market survey that proved it had far greater hit appeal than my first idea -- Arts with Al.

KCSN Cancels "Molly Barnes Art News"

John Seed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
John Seed

"Molly Barnes Art News", a radio program heard every Sunday night on radio station KCSN has been canceled. The show, which has been running for almost five years, was cancelled as a result of low ratings.

Your Weekend-To-Do-List: Moms, Music, & MoMA:

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

For the best of the best in Los Angeles cultural happenings, check out Flavorpill LA ...