Islamic Art Now, Part 2: Contemporary Art of the Middle East at LACMA in 2016 Top: Newsha Tavakolian, Untitled, 2011 Inkjet
There is a fascinating new biography of Catherine by Susan Jaques, titled The Empress of Art. The book has a particular focus
___________ Art-wise, 2016 was a good year for Los Angeles. LACMA presented the blockbuster exhibition, New Objectivity: Modern
___________ The most surprising aspect of this exhibition for me was learning about the friendship and collaboration between
Edward Goldman is an art critic and the host of Art Talk, a program on art and culture for NPR affiliate KCRW 89.9 FM. To
Now let's jump 500 years: from the German Reformation to our own equally dramatic time. Here's an exhibition of color photographs
A Los Angeles art museum and Disney are teaming up to make your Snapchat live happily ever after.
"A picture is worth a thousand words" because complex ideas can be communicated with just a single image. The image of a museum amidst an implosion of moving, cultural images must stand out as an iconic image to symbolize the high value of art.
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Mighty Land Artist Michael Heizer Reveals a Softer Side: Heizer prints on exhibit at MCQ Fine Art, Las Vegas
Stop sneering at Nevada: we've got Michael Heizer. For almost five decades, the internationally renowned Land Artist has etched, dug, plowed and excavated the state.
LA certainly brings something new to the table, but it may not overtake the established NY market as much as it creates its
Patti Smith gently rocked the Getty Center Saturday, April 30, performing two acoustic shows in honor of her "life-long friend" Robert Mapplethorpe, whose poignant artworks and photographs are on exhibit there and at LACMA through July 31.
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As a product of the 70s and 80s, I'm thrilled to have been asked to develop ArtBites classes around both exhibits even though food isn't exactly a topic featured in Mapplethorpe's work. At least not literally.
What a week it was, and what a week it is, with art, dance, theater, fashion --all that here in LA and across the Atlantic in Moscow and Florence. And yes, I've seen it all, and hope that you will enjoy some of these adventures as well.
When it comes to Donald Trump, emotions run extreme on both ends of the political spectrum. For many, his very name has come to evoke a fundamental pain that cuts like a personal affront. His comments have shown a disrespect and lack of tolerance for diversity in gender, race and religion.
If one has the time to explore the dual-monolithic exhibits one will be consumed by a monotone sensuality of muscular flesh
Robert Mapplethorpe, My Old Boss, Did Take a Dog Picture or Two And Some of Them Now Appear In A New Book
All photos are Used By Permission from @Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation. Throughout his career, Mapplethorpe preserved studio
While Iwan Wirth describes the heart of the Hauser & Wirth enterprise as "a family business," it's no denying the gallery has considerable resources at its disposal.