Artists, curators, and others discuss the future of Latin American and Latinx art after the Getty's sprawling Pacific Standard Time initiative has come to an end. The post The Future of Latin American and Latinx Art in LA appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Inspired by the wildlife and nature found in the Pacific Northwest, Oregon-based artist Jason Pancoast of Shadowfox Design handcrafts intricate images out of laser-cut pieces of oak wood. The whimsical shadowboxes are made by layering thin pieces of dark oak wood over the vibrant images, which are painted with acrylic paint.[...]
The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents an innovatively organized exhibition of work by Theresa Hak Kyung Cha (1951?1982), the first solo presentation in more than a decade of work by the accomplished artist, filmmaker, and writer. Show More Summary
A rollicking performance by the Mexican performance artist helped kick off the first day of Pacific Standard Time Festival: Live Art LA/LA.
Christopher Knight: Pacific Standard Time should underwrite full retrospective exhibitions of artists with significant histories of working in Los Angeles, beginning in the late 19th century and continuing to the present. Not project shows. Not young or emerging or new artist surveys. Not a phalanx of partial looks at a segment of an established artist’s […]
If you think of the artists of South America and the Caribbean, the Chinese and the Japanese aren't exactly the first to pop into mind. Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA exhibitions at three museums explore their sense of mixed identitie...
Gift a gift that helps save lives at the Pacific Marine Mammal Center by shopping the Holiday Giving Catalog. Items range from outerwear, T-shirts, hats, stuffed toys and custom silver jewelry by local artist Kirk Milette. Purchases benefit the center. The center rescues sea lion, seals, fur seals and elephant seals along the Orange County […]
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Axis Mundo at the MOCA Pacific Design Center explores how queer Chicano/a artists created a world in Los Angeles from the late 1960s to the early '90s that has been largely unknown. The post LA’s Queer Chicano Artist Networks, from the 1960s to the ’90s appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Anderson Gallery Book Signing Some paintings by renowned American watercolor artist Milford Zornes are at the White House and in the Library of Congress collection. Zornes died in 2008 at the age of 100. The painter’s son-in-law, Hal Baker, spent years of research, and added his personal experience with the painter in his biography of […]
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One of the most influential artists of seventeenth-century imperial China is the subject of a major museum survey, the artist?s first in North America, when the UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents Repentant Monk: Illusion and Disillusion in the Art of Chen Hongshou. Show More Summary
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, is hosting Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A., organized by ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives at the USC Libraries as part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. The exhibition is being shown in two West Hollywood spaces, MOCA Pacific Design Center and the ONE Gallery. Show More Summary
Maccarone Los Angeles is presenting an exhibition of two architectural interventions by conceptual artist David Lamelas. This exhibition is concurrent with Pacific Standard Time: Los Angeles/Latin America and marks the artist?s third solo presentation with the gallery, and his first at the Los Angeles space. Show More Summary
As part of "Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA," video artist Clarissa Tossin delivers "Ch'u Mayaa (Maya Blue)," featuring dancer Crystal Sepúlveda on the grounds of Wright's landmark Hollyhock House.
Darius Kinsey was a pioneer artist active as a photographer in the Northwest from the late 19th century to 1940. He was born in Missouri in 1869. Arriving in Snoqualmie, Washington at the age of 20, he went into the hotel and mercantile business, but soon after became intrigued with the art of photography. Show More Summary
Walk into “Video Art in Latin America” at LAXART and you’ll wonder: Why does it smell like rotten bananas in here? The gallery’s contribution to the constellation of exhibitions known as Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA is a sprawling survey of video from the 1970s to the present. Deftly curated by...
Artist Dianna Cohen says that oceanographer Sylvia Earle helped inspire her to found her biggest art project: A non-profit that's working on cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
Gagosian is presenting ?Interiors,? an exhibition by Adriana Varejão, one of Brazil?s most renowned contemporary artists. A collateral project of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, this is Varejão?s first-ever West Coast exhibition and includes important loans from Brazil and Europe in a selected survey from the last twenty years. Show More Summary
The countless nails pounded into a coffin-like sculpture made of plywood look as much like the work of Mother Nature as a sunset over the Pacific. The coffin is a piece by artist Fawn Rogers, who is making her solo gallery debut with "Violent Garden" at the Lodge in East...