In times of grief, I seek solace with art. I hope that in my role as director of a museum of contemporary art, I am able to play some small role in facilitating an experience that might provide solace for others.
Sex Objects to Fetish Girls is a selection of work from two of Eric Kroll's publications. Sex Objects documents his travels across America photographing and interviewing the women who worked in massage parlors, strip clubs, and sex joints.
David Lynch, who has produced films such as Eraserhead and Mulholland Drive, engages a visual arts practice that is integral to his vision as a filmmaker but also comprises a body of work in its own right.
"Through the Grapevine: Streams of Transit in Southern California's Great Pass" explores the stretch of land, from the far edge of Los Angeles to the Central Valley, that serves as an artery for the transit of goods and people,