Posts Tagged ‘LA’

The Strange World of Louise Bonnet at Mier Gallery, LA

April 28, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on The Strange World of Louise Bonnet at Mier Gallery, LA

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Sometimes at night, when sleepless, or perhaps when one is sick, there is this strange creeping and Read More

Must-See Show | George Condo Channels Old Masters in “Entrance to the Void” in Los Angeles

April 21, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | George Condo Channels Old Masters in “Entrance to the Void” in Los Angeles

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In his new body of work Entrance to the Void, now on view at LA’s Sprüth Magers Gallery, neo-cubist George Condo Read More

Must-See Show | Chris Martin’s Psychedelic Wonderland at David Kordansky Gallery, LA

April 10, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Chris Martin’s Psychedelic Wonderland at David Kordansky Gallery, LA

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Working from a diverse array of cultural traditions, Chris Martin (insert Coldplay joke here) makes paintings that serve as living Read More

Scott Hove’s Epic 7,500 Sq Ft Cake Maze at Think Tank Gallery, LA

February 22, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Scott Hove’s Epic 7,500 Sq Ft Cake Maze at Think Tank Gallery, LA

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Currently on view now at LA’s Think Tank Gallery is a show that should carry a warning label for diabetic art fans: artist Scott Hove‘s incredible  7,500 square foot cake maze. Created as a massive sculptural labyrinth and pastel-toned monument to American obesity, the epic cake walk fills the gallery floor-to-ceiling with a recreation of Paris Hilton’s sweet 16 party dessert table in a series of six sculptural chambers glistening with frosting, cherries, rhinestones, and strangely, angel’s food uzis and devil’s food spiked heels featuring snarling wolves mouths. It’s literally an experience that must be Read More

FOLK ART | KAZUNORI HAMANA, YUJI UEDA, & OTANI WORKSHOP CURATED BY TAKASHI MURAKAMI AT BLUM & POE, LA

October 9, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on FOLK ART | KAZUNORI HAMANA, YUJI UEDA, & OTANI WORKSHOP CURATED BY TAKASHI MURAKAMI AT BLUM & POE, LA

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Currently on view at LA hotspot gallery Blum & Poe is a magical and rare show of Japanese ceramics featuring the work of Kazunori Hamana, Yuji Ueda, and Otani Workshop, all organized and curated by Read More

LAST LOOK | ROBERT IRWIN “CACOPHONOUS” AT PACE GALLERY, NYC

May 6, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on LAST LOOK | ROBERT IRWIN “CACOPHONOUS” AT PACE GALLERY, NYC

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Since the 1960s, pioneering Light & Space movement artist Robert Irwin has emphasized experience as an extension of the perceptual in his illuminated works. For his  current must-see exhibition Cacophonous ending this week Pace Gallery in NYC, Irwin has produced eight immersive Read More

BEST IN SHOW | RAYMOND PETTIBON AT REGEN PROJECTS, LA

April 29, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on BEST IN SHOW | RAYMOND PETTIBON AT REGEN PROJECTS, LA

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Legendary punk artist and outsider art phenom Raymond Petitibon  pulled out all the stops in naming his current show at Regen Projects in LA: From my bumbling attempt to write a disastrous musical, these illustrations muyst suffice, his tenth solo presentation since joining the gallery in Read More

STREET LIFE | VINCENT LAMOUROUX TURNS THE SILVERLAKE GRAFFITI MOTEL WHITE

April 20, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | VINCENT LAMOUROUX TURNS THE SILVERLAKE GRAFFITI MOTEL WHITE

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For decades the Pacific Sunset Motel at 4301 Sunset Blvd in Silverlake was a decomposing shell of a former drug den turned public graffiti gallery better known to locals as the “Bates Motel” for obvious reasons. Now with developers set to finally demolish the abandoned structure in May, French artist Vincent Lamouroux has turned the Read More

BEST IN SHOW | TOMOO GOKITA “BESAME MUCHO” AT HONOR FRASER, LA

April 14, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on BEST IN SHOW | TOMOO GOKITA “BESAME MUCHO” AT HONOR FRASER, LA

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The must-see show in LA at the moment is by none other than Supertouch buddy Tomoo Gokita whose newest body of tonal paintings, Besame Mucho, opened its doors at Honor Fraser‘s esteemed gallery over the weekend. Acclaimed for his black and white gouache canvases that incorporate exceptional draftsmanship with surreal Read More