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Marco Brambilla: The Dark Lining

Media artist Marco Brambilla’s solo show titled “The Dark Lining” currently on view at the Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA) provides an extreme viewing experience as you proceed through shadowy, labyrinth-like corridors and video stations. The show begins placidly enough with Sea of Tranquility, a quiet time lapse video named after the location of the first [...]

CurbedWire: New Wilshire Blvd. Hangout Spot, Buy a Bit of a Day at the Beach

MIRACLE MILE: The Craft and Folk Art Museum is throwing open its courtyard to the public starting tomorrow and to celebrate they'll be serving free chocolate eclairs. Sweet! [Curbed Inbox] SANTA MONICA: This weekend, Heal the Bay is selling...

Art review: 'Marco Brambilla: The Dark Lining' at Santa Monica Museum of Art

3 years agoArts : Culture Monster

"Sea of Tranquility," the hypnotizing single-channel video at the start of the Marco Brambilla survey exhibition at the Santa Monica Museum of Art, is and isn't what its title says. A dramatic, silvery landscape does show the famous broad plain...

Marco Brambilla's 3-D Installations Herald the Future of Video Art in "The Dark Lining" at Santa Monica Museum of Art

This week in LA Weekly's print edition, Holly Willis explores Marco Brambilla's two 3-D video installations in his show "The Dark Lining" at the Santa Monica Museum of Art, and how 3-D will imp...

Santa Monica Museum of Art Presents The Dark Lining by Marco Brambilla

3 years agoArts : Artdaily

SANTA MONICA, CA.- Santa Monica Museum of Art presents The Dark Lining, Marco Brambilla?s first solo museum exhibition, features seven major time-based works from 1999 to the present. Brambilla?s oeuvre consists of complex video installations. Show More Summary

Marco Brambilla, in town for show at Santa Monica Museum of Art, reflects on Kanye West's power

3 years agoArts : Culture Monster

“The Dark Lining” at the Santa Monica Museum of art represents Marco Brambilla's biggest museum exhibition to date as well as the first public showing of his new 3D video “Evolution.” But it doesn’t include the video he made that...

Justin Chawin & Emmy Rossum: Incognito Art Exhibition!

Justin Chatwin wraps his arm around Shameless co-star Emmy Rossum at the Incognito Annual Art Exhibition And Art Sale held at California’s Santa Monica Museum of Art on Saturday (April 30). The pair was seen mingling with their other co-stars Shanola Hampton and Amy Smart, who also brought along her fiance, HGTV host Carter Oosterhouse. The art [...]

Strategies for 'Incognito' at the Santa Monica Museum: Pick Your Favorite or Find the Ruscha?

"Incognito," which was held Saturday night in its seventh year as an exhibition and fundraiser for the Santa Monica Museum of Art, offers an enjoyable blind taste test of contemporary art. Well...

Incognito, coming to Santa Monica Museum of Art, keeps art world on its toes

3 years agoArts : Culture Monster

Can you tell the difference between a witty drawing by John Baldessari and a smart-aleck knockoff in 10 seconds? How fast can you spot a work by Kristin Calabrese or Jennifer Steinkamp? The Santa Monica Museum of Art is at...

Art review: 'Al Taylor: Wire Instruments and Pet Stains' at the Santa Monica Museum of Art

3 years agoArts : Culture Monster

David Pagel reviews "Al Taylor: Wire Instruments and Pet Stains" at the Santa Monica Museum of Art

Pencil This In: Talking Art @ the Hammer and SMMoA, Readings at ALOUD and Barry Manilow Sings

Tonight at 7 pm, the Santa Monica Museum of Art welcomes Connie Butler, chief curator of Drawings at the Museum of Modern Art (and former MOCA curator), talk about the work of Al Taylor in the free program: Line: Al Taylor-Between Sculpture and Drawing. Show More Summary

Jazz opera review: 'George Herms: The Artist’s Life' at REDCAT

3 years agoArts : Culture Monster

An impish 75, George Herms is a Los Angeles assemblage artist who was associated with the Beats and who, my colleague Christopher Knight noted in a review of a 2005 Herms retrospective at the Santa Monica Museum of Art, has...

See 'The Donkey Show' in Santa Monica Tonight

How could we ignore an art exhibition with a name like The Donkey Show? The salacious title is sure to draw a crowd at two events tonight at the Santa Monica Museum of Art that examine the intersection of reality and urban legend in Tijuana. The audio-visual art show focuses on the “American expectations, misconceptions, and fantasies of Mexico." [ more › ]

The Donkey Show: Tijuana ephemera

3 years agoOdd : Boing Boing

Opening tonight at the Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMOA) at Bergamot Station in Santa Monica, CA: The Donkey Show, which "explores the border's intersection of myth and reality through a blend of over 200 rare tourist photographs, vintage...Show More Summary

Pencil This In: The Donkey Show Opens at SMMoA, Gay Hist-ORGY at Akbar and The Meanest Guy That Ever Lived

Three exhibitions open tonight at the Santa Monica Museum of Art, including Al Taylor: Wire Instruments and Pet Stains, Daniel Cummings: Recent Paintings and one title that really caught our eye: The Donkey Show. Guest curated by cultural...Show More Summary

Jonah Hill, Jan de Bont at the Santa Monica Museum of Art

Celebrating "The Power of Ten" at the Santa Monica Museum of Art paid off handsomely for some partygoers, as ticket prices included the opportunity to win one of 25 original artworks. With the shindig marking executive director Elsa Longhauser's 10th...

Elsa Longhauser's 10 years at the helm of SMMOA

3 years agoArts : Culture Monster

This Sunday, Jan. 9, the Santa Monica Museum of Art officially celebrates the 10th anniversary of its director, Elsa Longhauser, at the helm. It may seem a long time for the art world, but she was at her last job...

How to Buy a Baldessari for $250

For its upcoming gala celebrating Elsa Longhauser's tenth year as the director of the Santa Monica Museum of Art, the museum is raising the stakes on traditional art-party fare: there's much more to see here than just Champagne and hors d'oeuvres.

Celebrities and Friends Welcome the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art to Santa Monica

Dr. Johnnetta Cole, Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art attends a fundraiser for the museum on October 16th in Santa Monica, California. On Saturday October 16, 2010, Paul Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, EricShow More Summary

Art review: 'Combustione: Alberto Burri and America' at the Santa Monica Museum of Art

3 years agoArts : Culture Monster

Now that the world has gone global, much is made about artists getting around more than they used to. It’s not uncommon for a painter to have been born in one country, educated in another and to live and work...

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